The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 28 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 8 32 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.25% 10.70% 12.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 11.19% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 65
Average salary £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
234 286 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.12% 95.65% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 184 262 487
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Architect
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Architect Salary Trend in Luton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (76.19%) E-Commerce
2 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (47.62%) People Management
3 10 (47.62%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) WCF
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.76%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) WCF
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) E-Commerce
2 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (47.62%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (47.62%) People Management
4 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
1 2 (9.52%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Sybase
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
Luton, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £520 - £521 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Easyjet
Posted: 19 days ago
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Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago