The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Architect
Rank 911 896 861
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Architect 4 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.019% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.020% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 42
Average salary £76,250 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Test Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90948 95877 92534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 77193 80166 75284
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Test Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Test Architect Salary Trend in England

Test Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Test Architect Salary Histogram in England

Test Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 2 £82,500 +1.53% 1
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
North West - 1 £75,000 - 1
Test Architect
UK

Test Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Test 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 Test Architect in their job title.

1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
3 7 (30.43%) Test Management
3 7 (30.43%) Degree
3 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
4 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) V-Model
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) SpecFlow
5 5 (21.74%) Gherkin
6 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
6 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Informatics
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) HP
6 4 (17.39%) ISEB
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5

Test Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Test 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 Test Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Mingle
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Multicast
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
3 5 (21.74%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
4 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) Ant
5 1 (4.35%) Appium
5 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
5 1 (4.35%) ClearQuest
5 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.35%) Introscope
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) TestDirector
5 1 (4.35%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Gherkin
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) Flash
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Informatics
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (30.43%) Test Management
3 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
4 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) V-Model
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
7 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) CA Wily
2 1 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Dynatrace
3 1 (4.35%) Green Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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