The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 2 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 66.67% - 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 66.67% - 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Average salary £85,000 - £56,250
90% offered a salary of more than £67,000 - £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 - £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 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
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
12 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 100.00% 100.00% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 13
Average salary £85,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.13% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Architect
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the M4 Corridor region.

Architect Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Architect
Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the M4 Corridor region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

Architect
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 7 (87.50%) SAP
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
4 3 (37.50%) SAP BPC
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) SAP FI
4 3 (37.50%) CCA
4 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
4 3 (37.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (37.50%) SAP CO
5 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Billing
5 2 (25.00%) SAP Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Business Development
6 1 (12.50%) Russian Language
6 1 (12.50%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) Android
6 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) TDD

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP FI
1 3 (37.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (37.50%) SAP CO
1 3 (37.50%) SAP BPC
2 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (37.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Billing
5 1 (12.50%) Russian Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) UML
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) TDD
1 1 (12.50%) Logistics
1 1 (12.50%) Business Development
1 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) SAP