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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 26 62 42
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 70 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.97% 2.19% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.45% 2.27% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 14 22
Average salary £61,215 £47,992 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.55% -11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £45,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
741 705 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.00% 96.44% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 631 598 625
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +24 53 £61,215 +27.55% 2
Durham - 8 £57,500 - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 35 (39.77%) Migration
2 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (35.23%) SharePoint
4 29 (32.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
6 24 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (27.27%) .NET
6 24 (27.27%) Content Management
7 21 (23.86%) Java
7 21 (23.86%) Visual Studio
7 21 (23.86%) Scrum
8 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 18 (20.45%) SC Cleared
9 18 (20.45%) Finance
10 17 (19.32%) Big Data
11 16 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (17.05%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (17.05%) Office 365
13 14 (15.91%) HTML
13 14 (15.91%) HTML5
14 13 (14.77%) DV Cleared
15 12 (13.64%) Degree
16 11 (12.50%) CSS
17 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
17 10 (11.36%) IBM
18 9 (10.23%) OpenText
18 9 (10.23%) Document Management
18 9 (10.23%) InfoPath
18 9 (10.23%) Alfresco
18 9 (10.23%) XSLT

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 31 (35.23%) SharePoint
2 16 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (17.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (10.23%) Documentum
4 9 (10.23%) Alfresco
5 3 (3.41%) Node.js
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.27%) Confluence
6 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.14%) Apache
7 1 (1.14%) nginx
7 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) Big Data
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 21 (23.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.82%) MorphX
2 6 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.27%) Grunt
4 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) Selenium
4 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.27%) .NET
2 14 (15.91%) HTML5
2 14 (15.91%) HTML
3 11 (12.50%) CSS
4 9 (10.23%) XSLT
5 7 (7.95%) WCF
6 4 (4.55%) Middleware
7 3 (3.41%) Web Services
7 3 (3.41%) jQuery
7 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.27%) RESTful
8 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.27%) Ember.js
8 2 (2.27%) React
8 2 (2.27%) Django
8 2 (2.27%) Spring
8 2 (2.27%) JSON
8 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.14%) SOAP
9 1 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) EFT
1 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.27%) Clustering
4 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.27%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) Open Source
5 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.14%) IVR
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) VME
2 3 (3.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Migration
2 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.95%) Enterprise Architecture
4 24 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (27.27%) Content Management
5 21 (23.86%) Scrum
6 9 (10.23%) Document Management
7 6 (6.82%) UML
8 5 (5.68%) Data Architecture
9 4 (4.55%) Information Architecture
9 4 (4.55%) Data Management
9 4 (4.55%) Business Development
9 4 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.55%) MVC
9 4 (4.55%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (3.41%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.41%) TDD
10 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.86%) Java
2 7 (7.95%) C#
3 6 (6.82%) X++
4 4 (4.55%) COBOL
5 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.27%) Python
6 2 (2.27%) Ruby
6 2 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 13 (14.77%) DV Cleared
4 12 (13.64%) Degree
5 2 (2.27%) MCP
5 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Puppet
1 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.36%) IBM
3 9 (10.23%) EMC
3 9 (10.23%) OpenText
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle
5 4 (4.55%) Siebel
5 4 (4.55%) ICL
5 4 (4.55%) Fujitsu
6 2 (2.27%) VMware
6 2 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.14%) Intel
7 1 (1.14%) SAP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 24 days ago