The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 59 47 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 23 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.00% 2.58% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 2.67% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 7
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +10.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,553 £45,000 £47,588
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
739 600 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.35% 96.93% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 634 528 542
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Architect
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Architect Salary Trend in the North East

Architect
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in the North East

Architect
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 22 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Durham - 1 £45,000 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 18 (47.37%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
3 9 (23.68%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
3 9 (23.68%) HTML5
3 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.68%) JSON
3 9 (23.68%) JIRA
3 9 (23.68%) RESTful
3 9 (23.68%) Scala
3 9 (23.68%) Open Source
3 9 (23.68%) Confluence
3 9 (23.68%) Puppet
3 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
3 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
3 9 (23.68%) TDD
3 9 (23.68%) Spring
3 9 (23.68%) Ruby
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 9 (23.68%) Web Development
3 9 (23.68%) Selenium
3 9 (23.68%) Django
3 9 (23.68%) Kanban
3 9 (23.68%) HTML
3 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Python
4 8 (21.05%) Degree
5 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (15.79%) Finance

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 9 (23.68%) Confluence
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
1 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
1 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) JIRA
1 9 (23.68%) Selenium
1 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) HTML
1 9 (23.68%) JSON
1 9 (23.68%) Django
1 9 (23.68%) RESTful
1 9 (23.68%) HTML5
1 9 (23.68%) Spring
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Open Source
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) DTV
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.63%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
2 9 (23.68%) Kanban
2 9 (23.68%) Web Development
2 9 (23.68%) TDD
2 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (13.16%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
4 5 (13.16%) ERP
4 5 (13.16%) Workflow
4 5 (13.16%) Information Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.89%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.26%) Document Management
6 2 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) Python
2 9 (23.68%) Ruby
2 9 (23.68%) Scala
3 5 (13.16%) C++
3 5 (13.16%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) C
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Puppet
1 9 (23.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) EMC
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
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