The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 14 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.53% 4.21% 9.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 4.26% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.73%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 94 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 98.82% 98.95% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 76 88 93
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Architect
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Architect Salary Trend in Gatwick

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) OLAP
3 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
3 5 (38.46%) Zachman Framework
3 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
4 1 (7.69%) WSO2
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) LoadUI
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) VCP4
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
4 1 (7.69%) Life Science
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.69%) OpenEdge
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) OLAP
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
1 1 (7.69%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Life Science
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) Zachman Framework
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) VCP4
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Progress
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) WSO2