The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 19 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.94% 4.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £57,500 £52,579 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
78 88 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 96.30% 100.00% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 62 75 98
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Architect
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Durham region.

Architect Salary Trend in Durham

Architect
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Information Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft