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 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 49 60 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 32 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.18% 1.81% 6.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 1.86% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 41
Average salary £58,935 £77,500 £52,579
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.95% +47.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,903 £60,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,682 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
721 808 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.13% 97.23% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 623 581 536
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +7 23 £51,459 -34.65% 5
Durham -12 7 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
3 29 (32.95%) SharePoint
4 28 (31.82%) Java
5 26 (29.55%) Scrum
6 24 (27.27%) Degree
6 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (26.14%) Content Management
7 23 (26.14%) SC Cleared
7 23 (26.14%) Security Cleared
8 22 (25.00%) DV Cleared
9 21 (23.86%) .NET
10 19 (21.59%) Visual Studio
11 18 (20.45%) HTML
11 18 (20.45%) TOGAF
12 17 (19.32%) CSS
12 17 (19.32%) UML
13 16 (18.18%) Migration
13 16 (18.18%) CITP
13 16 (18.18%) HTML5
14 15 (17.05%) Business Development
15 14 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (14.77%) Business Analysis
16 13 (14.77%) InfoPath
16 13 (14.77%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (14.77%) Finance
16 13 (14.77%) XSLT
16 13 (14.77%) Office 365
16 13 (14.77%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (13.64%) Analytics

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (32.95%) SharePoint
2 13 (14.77%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (14.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (13.64%) Documentum
4 10 (11.36%) Alfresco
5 5 (5.68%) Node.js
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.27%) Tuxedo
7 1 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.14%) Apache
7 1 (1.14%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) InfoPath
2 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.77%) Office 365
2 4 (4.55%) IaaS
3 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.27%) SaaS
4 2 (2.27%) PaaS
4 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) VoIP
1 2 (2.27%) DHCP
1 2 (2.27%) DNS
1 2 (2.27%) IPsec
1 2 (2.27%) IP Telephony
1 2 (2.27%) BIG-IP
1 2 (2.27%) Network Security
1 2 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) Big Data
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.27%) OLTP
5 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.14%) IDMS
5 1 (1.14%) MySQL
5 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.82%) MorphX
2 6 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.27%) Grunt
3 2 (2.27%) gulp
3 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Legal
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.86%) .NET
2 18 (20.45%) HTML
3 17 (19.32%) CSS
4 16 (18.18%) HTML5
5 13 (14.77%) XSLT
6 6 (6.82%) WCF
6 6 (6.82%) Web Services
7 5 (5.68%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.41%) React
9 2 (2.27%) 802.1X
9 2 (2.27%) Ember.js
9 2 (2.27%) jQuery
9 2 (2.27%) Middleware
9 2 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.14%) RESTful
10 1 (1.14%) XML
10 1 (1.14%) J2EE
10 1 (1.14%) D3.js
10 1 (1.14%) Express
10 1 (1.14%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) EFT
4 3 (3.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.27%) PKI
5 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) IVR
6 1 (1.14%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) UNIX
2 1 (1.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.14%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.55%) Scrum
3 23 (26.14%) Content Management
4 18 (20.45%) TOGAF
5 17 (19.32%) UML
6 16 (18.18%) Migration
7 15 (17.05%) Business Development
8 14 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
9 13 (14.77%) Business Analysis
10 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (13.64%) Data Analytics
10 12 (13.64%) Analytics
11 11 (12.50%) TDD
12 10 (11.36%) Document Management
12 10 (11.36%) Kanban
13 7 (7.95%) Open Source
13 7 (7.95%) Service Management
14 6 (6.82%) RUP
15 3 (3.41%) SOA
15 3 (3.41%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (7.95%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.95%) C#
3 6 (6.82%) X++
4 2 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) Degree
2 23 (26.14%) SC Cleared
2 23 (26.14%) Security Cleared
3 22 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 16 (18.18%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.27%) StatsD
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) IBM
3 10 (11.36%) EMC
3 10 (11.36%) OpenText
4 2 (2.27%) Blue Coat
4 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
4 2 (2.27%) Pega
4 2 (2.27%) Apigee
4 2 (2.27%) Mashery
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) Progress
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
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