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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 29 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.75% 0.93% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £120,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
110 97 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 96.49% 89.81% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 79 71 102
Average salary £36,018 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.14% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (60.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) CRUD
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) ERwin
3 1 (20.00%) Biometrics

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Information Management
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle