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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 45 66 42
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 39 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.98% 1.00% 3.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 1.04% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 20
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £47,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,700 £56,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
748 770 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.53% 96.61% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 648 600 526
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +3 21 £33,500 -34.31% 3
Durham - 15 £60,000 - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 41 (40.20%) Migration
2 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.22%) SharePoint
3 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 34 (33.33%) Content Management
5 32 (31.37%) Security Cleared
6 30 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 29 (28.43%) .NET
8 28 (27.45%) Java
9 27 (26.47%) Visual Studio
9 27 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (24.51%) Scrum
10 25 (24.51%) DV Cleared
11 23 (22.55%) Enterprise Architecture
12 22 (21.57%) Degree
13 21 (20.59%) HTML5
13 21 (20.59%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (20.59%) HTML
13 21 (20.59%) Office 365
13 21 (20.59%) SharePoint 2013
14 19 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (18.63%) CSS
15 17 (16.67%) XSLT
15 17 (16.67%) UML
15 17 (16.67%) InfoPath
16 16 (15.69%) Big Data
17 15 (14.71%) Finance
18 14 (13.73%) IBM
18 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
18 14 (13.73%) Business Development

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 40 (39.22%) SharePoint
2 21 (20.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 21 (20.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (12.75%) Documentum
3 13 (12.75%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (1.96%) Node.js
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) nginx
5 1 (0.98%) Confluence
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) InfoPath
2 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) Big Data
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (26.47%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.88%) MorphX
2 6 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.96%) Grunt
4 2 (1.96%) gulp
4 2 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.98%) JIRA
5 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 15 (14.71%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (0.98%) Banking
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) .NET
2 21 (20.59%) HTML5
2 21 (20.59%) HTML
3 19 (18.63%) CSS
4 17 (16.67%) XSLT
5 6 (5.88%) WCF
6 4 (3.92%) Middleware
7 3 (2.94%) jQuery
8 2 (1.96%) Ember.js
8 2 (1.96%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.96%) React
9 1 (0.98%) D3.js
9 1 (0.98%) Express
9 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.98%) RESTful
9 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.98%) Django
9 1 (0.98%) Spring
9 1 (0.98%) JSON
9 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.86%) EFT
3 4 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.94%) User Experience
5 2 (1.96%) Clustering
5 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.98%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.98%) IVR
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.92%) VME
2 2 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.20%) Migration
2 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.33%) Content Management
4 27 (26.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (24.51%) Scrum
6 23 (22.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (16.67%) UML
8 14 (13.73%) Business Development
9 13 (12.75%) Document Management
10 7 (6.86%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.90%) Data Architecture
12 4 (3.92%) Information Architecture
12 4 (3.92%) Data Management
13 3 (2.94%) Data Modelling
13 3 (2.94%) SOA
13 3 (2.94%) MVC
13 3 (2.94%) Master Data Management
13 3 (2.94%) Mentoring
13 3 (2.94%) Data Migration
13 3 (2.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.45%) Java
2 8 (7.84%) C#
3 6 (5.88%) X++
4 4 (3.92%) COBOL
5 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.98%) Python
6 1 (0.98%) Ruby
6 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 30 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 25 (24.51%) DV Cleared
4 22 (21.57%) Degree
5 2 (1.96%) MCP
5 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Puppet
1 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.73%) IBM
3 13 (12.75%) EMC
3 13 (12.75%) OpenText
4 8 (7.84%) Oracle
5 4 (3.92%) Siebel
5 4 (3.92%) ICL
5 4 (3.92%) Fujitsu
6 2 (1.96%) VMware
6 2 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.98%) Intel
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