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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 36 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 45 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.16% 2.84% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 2.91% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 32
Average salary £61,215 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.30% -8.33%
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
689 549 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.25% 97.34% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 572 430 586
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +6 41 £61,215 +11.30% 3
Durham - 1 £50,000 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 29 (42.65%) Migration
2 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (36.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 23 (33.82%) Scrum
5 20 (29.41%) Java
6 17 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (25.00%) Big Data
7 16 (23.53%) HTML5
7 16 (23.53%) HTML
8 14 (20.59%) .NET
8 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
9 13 (19.12%) Content Management
9 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
10 12 (17.65%) MongoDB
11 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
11 11 (16.18%) Confluence
11 11 (16.18%) RESTful
11 11 (16.18%) Scala
11 11 (16.18%) Open Source
11 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
11 11 (16.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (16.18%) Puppet
11 11 (16.18%) Spring
11 11 (16.18%) Ruby
11 11 (16.18%) Web Development
11 11 (16.18%) JSON
11 11 (16.18%) JIRA
11 11 (16.18%) Selenium
11 11 (16.18%) Django
11 11 (16.18%) Kanban

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 11 (16.18%) Confluence
2 11 (16.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (14.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.41%) Alfresco
4 3 (4.41%) Documentum
5 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.47%) Node.js
6 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) InfoPath
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) Big Data
2 12 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
3 11 (16.18%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) JIRA
1 11 (16.18%) Selenium
1 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
2 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) HTML
1 16 (23.53%) HTML5
2 14 (20.59%) .NET
3 11 (16.18%) Spring
3 11 (16.18%) JSON
3 11 (16.18%) Django
3 11 (16.18%) RESTful
4 4 (5.88%) XSLT
4 4 (5.88%) Middleware
4 4 (5.88%) CSS
5 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (1.47%) jQuery
6 1 (1.47%) REST
6 1 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.47%) SignalR
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Open Source
2 4 (5.88%) EFT
2 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.94%) Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) VME
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Migration
2 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (36.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 23 (33.82%) Scrum
5 17 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (19.12%) Content Management
6 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
7 11 (16.18%) Web Development
7 11 (16.18%) Kanban
7 11 (16.18%) TDD
8 5 (7.35%) Workflow
8 5 (7.35%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.88%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) ERP
9 4 (5.88%) Information Architecture
10 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.41%) MVC
10 3 (4.41%) Document Management
10 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) Java
2 11 (16.18%) Python
2 11 (16.18%) Ruby
2 11 (16.18%) Scala
3 4 (5.88%) COBOL
4 2 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) MCP
4 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) Puppet
1 11 (16.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Siebel
3 4 (5.88%) EMC
3 4 (5.88%) ICL
3 4 (5.88%) Fujitsu
4 3 (4.41%) Open Text
4 3 (4.41%) VMware
4 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 2 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) Intel
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago