The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 25 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 0.90% 1.89% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.92% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
Architect
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107 52 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 96.40% 98.11% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 64
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Architect
Salary Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the North Wales region.

Architect Salary Trend in North Wales

Architect
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
Flintshire - 1 £45,000 -
Architect
Wales

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Numerical Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) WiX
2 5 (62.50%) Qt
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) GAMP
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) MSI
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Netezza
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
1 1 (12.50%) DataStage
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MSI
1 5 (62.50%) WiX
2 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Numerical Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) UX Design
2 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
1 5 (62.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Juniper
1 1 (12.50%) Informatica
1 1 (12.50%) Teradata
1 1 (12.50%) Netezza
1 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
1 1 (12.50%) F5
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau
1 1 (12.50%) Vertica
1 1 (12.50%) Talend