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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Architect
Rank 848 826 853
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Architect 15 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.032% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.033% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 17
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £75,750 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
East of England - 8 £67,500 -
London +13 6 £81,250 +8.33% 1
South West - 1 £57,500 -
Test Architect
UK

Test Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 21 (52.50%) Finance
3 20 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 18 (45.00%) Java
5 16 (40.00%) LoadRunner
6 15 (37.50%) HP
7 13 (32.50%) SQL
8 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
8 12 (30.00%) Oracle
8 12 (30.00%) PCI DSS
8 12 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
9 11 (27.50%) Test Management
9 11 (27.50%) Shell Script
10 10 (25.00%) TDD
10 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 9 (22.50%) SoapUI
11 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
11 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (22.50%) Selenium
11 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (22.50%) Cucumber
11 9 (22.50%) BDD
11 9 (22.50%) JUnit
12 8 (20.00%) ISEB
12 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (20.00%) Hudson
12 8 (20.00%) JBehave
12 8 (20.00%) WebDriver

Test Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (22.50%) JUnit
2 9 (22.50%) Selenium
2 9 (22.50%) Cucumber
2 9 (22.50%) SoapUI
2 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (20.00%) Hudson
3 8 (20.00%) JBehave
3 8 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 8 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (20.00%) TestNG
3 8 (20.00%) NUnit
4 2 (5.00%) EasyMock
5 1 (2.50%) Mockito
5 1 (2.50%) TestPartner
5 1 (2.50%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) SOAP
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 20 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 12 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (27.50%) Test Management
5 10 (25.00%) TDD
5 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (22.50%) BDD
6 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (20.00%) Line Management
7 8 (20.00%) ATDD
8 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Data Management
9 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (27.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) ISEB
1 8 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 8 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) HP
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle
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