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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 63 29 65
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 20 71 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.69% 8.99% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 9.33% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 54 14
Average salary £67,500 £61,215 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.26% +30.24%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,750 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +7.02%
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
718 761 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.64% 96.33% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 625 642 612
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -31 20 £67,500 +10.26% 9
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) Java
3 19 (40.43%) Scrum
3 19 (40.43%) Kanban
4 18 (38.30%) C#
5 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
5 17 (36.17%) Hadoop
5 17 (36.17%) Big Data
6 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
7 15 (31.91%) HTML
7 15 (31.91%) HTML5
7 15 (31.91%) TOGAF
8 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
9 11 (23.40%) SOA
9 11 (23.40%) .NET
9 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
9 11 (23.40%) Degree
10 10 (21.28%) Node.js
10 10 (21.28%) Microservices
11 9 (19.15%) Apache Spark
11 9 (19.15%) React
11 9 (19.15%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (19.15%) Scala
12 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (17.02%) TDD
12 8 (17.02%) Finance
12 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
12 8 (17.02%) Unix
13 7 (14.89%) Web Services
13 7 (14.89%) MVC

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (21.28%) Node.js
2 9 (19.15%) Apache Spark
3 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.26%) IIS
4 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.89%) SaaS
3 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.26%) Heroku
6 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) Big Data
1 17 (36.17%) Hadoop
2 7 (14.89%) HBase
2 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) HTML
1 15 (31.91%) HTML5
2 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
3 11 (23.40%) .NET
4 9 (19.15%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (19.15%) React
5 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
6 7 (14.89%) Web Services
7 6 (12.77%) CSS
8 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
9 3 (6.38%) REST
9 3 (6.38%) RESTful
10 2 (4.26%) Ajax
10 2 (4.26%) CSS3
10 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
10 2 (4.26%) jQuery
10 2 (4.26%) Middleware
10 2 (4.26%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Biometrics
1 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Fintech
2 2 (4.26%) Internet of Things
2 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Unix
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Android
3 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.26%) zOS
5 1 (2.13%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Kanban
2 19 (40.43%) Scrum
3 15 (31.91%) TOGAF
4 11 (23.40%) SOA
4 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
5 10 (21.28%) Microservices
6 8 (17.02%) TDD
7 7 (14.89%) MVC
8 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (12.77%) Web Development
9 5 (10.64%) Analytics
9 5 (10.64%) Data Analytics
9 5 (10.64%) SFIA
10 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.38%) Logistics
10 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.26%) Information Management
11 2 (4.26%) Presales
11 2 (4.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Java
2 18 (38.30%) C#
3 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) Scala
5 2 (4.26%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Go
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) R
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) CITP
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
1 1 (2.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) StatsD
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) webMethods
3 2 (4.26%) WSO2
4 1 (2.13%) Apigee
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) Mashery
4 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) Teradata
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£95,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£65,000 (Plus Quality Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: Up to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago