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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 43 18 38
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 11 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.70% 9.47% 6.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 9.97% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 33 22
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £76,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.31%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Architect
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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
394 341 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 96.57% 94.99% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 291 301 352
Average salary £44,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014, 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 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 24 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 22 (55.00%) Technical Architecture
2 22 (55.00%) People Management
3 12 (30.00%) SOA
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.50%) Line Management
5 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.00%) Workflow
6 6 (15.00%) Java
6 6 (15.00%) Document Management
7 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 5 (12.50%) Finance
7 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.00%) Change Management
8 4 (10.00%) C#
8 4 (10.00%) .NET
8 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
8 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 3 (7.50%) AOP
9 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (7.50%) Open Source
9 3 (7.50%) Web 2.0
9 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (7.50%) Data Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
9 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
9 3 (7.50%) Web Services

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) WCF
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
1 3 (7.50%) Web 2.0
1 3 (7.50%) Open Source
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 24 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 22 (55.00%) Technical Architecture
2 22 (55.00%) People Management
3 12 (30.00%) SOA
4 7 (17.50%) Line Management
4 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.00%) Workflow
5 6 (15.00%) Document Management
6 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.50%) Data Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.50%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) AOP
8 2 (5.00%) Refactoring
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
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