The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 52 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 10 34 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.78% 7.82% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 8.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 34 0
Average salary £80,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
548 422 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.34% 97.01% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 362 355 365
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Architect Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Open Source
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
3 5 (21.74%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) C
3 5 (21.74%) C++
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Business Development
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
5 3 (13.04%) Play Framework
5 3 (13.04%) Docker
5 3 (13.04%) Puppet
5 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
5 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 3 (13.04%) REST
5 3 (13.04%) CSS3
5 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.04%) Kanban
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Ajax
5 3 (13.04%) Google
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
1 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) SOAP
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
1 3 (13.04%) Ajax
1 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (13.04%) JSON
1 3 (13.04%) Django
1 3 (13.04%) Guice
1 3 (13.04%) RESTful
1 3 (13.04%) HTML5
1 3 (13.04%) REST
1 3 (13.04%) CSS3
1 3 (13.04%) Play Framework
2 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) DTV
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Business Development
3 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) Kanban
3 3 (13.04%) OWASP
3 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
3 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.70%) Document Management
4 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) Perl
2 5 (21.74%) C
2 5 (21.74%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
3 3 (13.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) IIBA
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) HP
1 3 (13.04%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Avaya