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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 51 30 63
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 26 39 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.16% 5.91% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 6.07% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 5
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £70,000 £47,588
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.30%
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
802 643 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.45% 97.42% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 597 562 609
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 £22,500 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -18 21 £65,000 +44.44% 8
Durham +1 5 £51,250 -2.52%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (30.56%) Java
1 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
2 8 (22.22%) Degree
3 7 (19.44%) Open Source
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) TDD
4 6 (16.67%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) HTML
4 6 (16.67%) UNIX
4 6 (16.67%) RESTful
4 6 (16.67%) Scala
4 6 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 6 (16.67%) Kanban
4 6 (16.67%) JSON
4 6 (16.67%) Django
4 6 (16.67%) Ruby
4 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (16.67%) HTML5
4 6 (16.67%) Puppet
4 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Web Development
5 5 (13.89%) JIRA
5 5 (13.89%) Selenium
5 5 (13.89%) Confluence
5 5 (13.89%) C++

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
1 5 (13.89%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
1 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) HTML
1 6 (16.67%) JSON
1 6 (16.67%) Django
1 6 (16.67%) RESTful
1 6 (16.67%) HTML5
2 5 (13.89%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) Ajax
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.78%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) DTV
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) TDD
3 6 (16.67%) Scrum
3 6 (16.67%) Kanban
3 6 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 5 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Web Development
4 5 (13.89%) ERP
4 5 (13.89%) Workflow
5 4 (11.11%) Migration
5 4 (11.11%) Business Development
6 3 (8.33%) Information Assurance
6 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.56%) Document Management
7 2 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) Python
2 6 (16.67%) Ruby
2 6 (16.67%) Scala
3 5 (13.89%) C++
3 5 (13.89%) Perl
3 5 (13.89%) C
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) IIBA
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) CCDP
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
1 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Avaya
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 8 hours ago
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HMRC
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newcastle University
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
HMRC
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HMRC
Salary: £47,218 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago