The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 31 51 70
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 45 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.32% 4.16% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.56% 4.32% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 22
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £69,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,650
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £76,250 £69,900
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,750 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +7.02%
Architect
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
595 740 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.75% 96.10% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 557 612 776
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Architect
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Architect Salary Trend in Oxford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Oxford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.38%) Web Services
3 25 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 25 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 22 (20.95%) Degree
5 21 (20.00%) .NET
6 19 (18.10%) C#
6 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
7 18 (17.14%) HTML
7 18 (17.14%) Java
7 18 (17.14%) CSS
8 17 (16.19%) Finance
8 17 (16.19%) Mentoring
9 16 (15.24%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (14.29%) TOGAF
10 15 (14.29%) Publishing
10 15 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
11 14 (13.33%) Windows
11 14 (13.33%) XHTML
12 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (10.48%) MVC
13 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
14 10 (9.52%) MS Excel
14 10 (9.52%) JDBC
14 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
14 10 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
14 10 (9.52%) Backbone.js
14 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
15 9 (8.57%) Data Centre

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 6 (5.71%) IIS
2 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.81%) Commerce Server
3 4 (3.81%) Node.js
3 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.95%) Apache
5 1 (0.95%) Drupal
5 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Magento
2 3 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.95%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.62%) SaaS
4 7 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (6.67%) Office 365
5 2 (1.90%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.90%) IaaS
5 2 (1.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) Skype
2 6 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.90%) Wireless
4 1 (0.95%) Internet
4 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.67%) MySQL
4 5 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.81%) Big Data
5 4 (3.81%) DB2
6 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.90%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.90%) KDB
7 2 (1.90%) QlikView
7 2 (1.90%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) NUnit
1 6 (5.71%) Subversion
1 6 (5.71%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.90%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 17 (16.19%) Finance
2 15 (14.29%) Publishing
3 7 (6.67%) Retail
4 6 (5.71%) Banking
4 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.86%) Law
6 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 2 (1.90%) Front Office
6 2 (1.90%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.38%) Web Services
2 21 (20.00%) .NET
3 18 (17.14%) CSS
3 18 (17.14%) HTML
4 14 (13.33%) XHTML
5 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 10 (9.52%) Backbone.js
5 10 (9.52%) JDBC
6 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (8.57%) jQuery
7 8 (7.62%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (7.62%) Middleware
7 8 (7.62%) RESTful
7 8 (7.62%) XML
8 6 (5.71%) Ajax
8 6 (5.71%) ODBC
8 6 (5.71%) SOAP
9 5 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (3.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (5.71%) Replication
2 6 (5.71%) User Experience
3 5 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.95%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.33%) Windows
2 7 (6.67%) Linux
2 7 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 7 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.90%) Android
4 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.05%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (16.19%) Mentoring
4 16 (15.24%) Technical Architecture
5 15 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 14 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
7 11 (10.48%) MVC
8 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
9 9 (8.57%) Business Development
10 8 (7.62%) ITIL
11 7 (6.67%) Analytics
11 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.67%) Data Analytics
11 7 (6.67%) High Availability
11 7 (6.67%) Line Management
11 7 (6.67%) Presales
11 7 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 19 (18.10%) C#
3 18 (17.14%) Java
4 9 (8.57%) SQL
5 6 (5.71%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.76%) C++
6 5 (4.76%) PHP
6 5 (4.76%) Python
7 3 (2.86%) Ruby
8 2 (1.90%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) VCAP
2 1 (0.95%) VCDX
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.95%) KVM
2 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.57%) SAP
3 8 (7.62%) IBM
4 7 (6.67%) VMware
5 5 (4.76%) hybris
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle
6 4 (3.81%) ATG
6 4 (3.81%) Demandware
6 4 (3.81%) Venda
7 3 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.90%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (1.90%) Google
8 2 (1.90%) iRise
8 2 (1.90%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.90%) Solace
8 2 (1.90%) StreamBase
8 2 (1.90%) Tableau
9 1 (0.95%) F5
9 1 (0.95%) Netezza
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago