The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 44 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 8 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.16% 4.48% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 4.59% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 4
Average salary £65,000 £63,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% -12.41%
UK excluding London average salary £63,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +4.16%
Architect
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
362 479 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.57% 97.56% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 285 425 379
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Architect
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Architect Salary Trend in Liverpool

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) UML
3 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
4 8 (34.78%) XML
4 8 (34.78%) J2EE
5 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
5 7 (30.43%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
7 5 (21.74%) C#
7 5 (21.74%) PHP
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) WCF
7 5 (21.74%) WPF
7 5 (21.74%) Office 365
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Intune
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
8 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
8 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) MS Office

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) J2EE
1 8 (34.78%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
3 5 (21.74%) WCF
3 5 (21.74%) WPF
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Tandem
1 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) UML
2 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
3 7 (30.43%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
8 1 (4.35%) Content Management
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) PHP
2 5 (21.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago