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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 36 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 57 53 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.24% 7.10% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.45% 7.27% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 27
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
765 729 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.20% 97.59% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 647 606 642
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Oxford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.98%) Degree
3 30 (31.91%) Web Services
4 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
5 23 (24.47%) TOGAF
5 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
6 21 (22.34%) Finance
6 21 (22.34%) Zachman Framework
7 20 (21.28%) Enterprise Architecture
8 18 (19.15%) HTML
8 18 (19.15%) CSS
9 14 (14.89%) Java
9 14 (14.89%) Publishing
10 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
10 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
10 13 (13.83%) Data Analytics
10 13 (13.83%) Analytics
11 12 (12.77%) Algorithms
11 12 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (11.70%) Natural Language Processing
12 11 (11.70%) Machine Learning
12 11 (11.70%) Content Enrichment
12 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (11.70%) OO
12 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
12 11 (11.70%) Data Modelling
12 11 (11.70%) Content Management
13 10 (10.64%) MVC
13 10 (10.64%) JDBC
13 10 (10.64%) SQL Server

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 8 (8.51%) Node.js
2 6 (6.38%) IIS
2 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.06%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.06%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.51%) SaaS
4 2 (2.13%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.13%) IaaS
4 2 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (4.26%) Network Security
3 4 (4.26%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.13%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.13%) Wireless
5 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) Big Data
3 7 (7.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.13%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.13%) KDB
5 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.13%) QlikView
5 2 (2.13%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Subversion
2 3 (3.19%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 21 (22.34%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Publishing
3 8 (8.51%) Banking
3 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.38%) Law
5 2 (2.13%) Front Office
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.91%) Web Services
2 18 (19.15%) CSS
2 18 (19.15%) HTML
3 11 (11.70%) Natural Language Processing
4 10 (10.64%) JDBC
4 10 (10.64%) XHTML
5 9 (9.57%) .NET
6 8 (8.51%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.51%) Backbone.js
6 8 (8.51%) HTML5
6 8 (8.51%) RESTful
7 6 (6.38%) Ajax
7 6 (6.38%) CSS3
7 6 (6.38%) Ember.js
7 6 (6.38%) ODBC
7 6 (6.38%) React
7 6 (6.38%) SOAP
8 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (5.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Algorithms
2 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.57%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.57%) User Experience
4 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (6.38%) Replication
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Windows
2 6 (6.38%) Linux
2 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.13%) Android
3 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
2 23 (24.47%) TOGAF
3 21 (22.34%) Zachman Framework
4 20 (21.28%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (13.83%) Analytics
5 13 (13.83%) Data Analytics
5 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
6 11 (11.70%) Content Enrichment
6 11 (11.70%) Content Management
6 11 (11.70%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.70%) Machine Learning
6 11 (11.70%) OO
7 10 (10.64%) High Availability
7 10 (10.64%) MVC
8 8 (8.51%) Line Management
9 7 (7.45%) Presales
10 6 (6.38%) Critical Success Factor
10 6 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (6.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
2 14 (14.89%) Java
3 7 (7.45%) C#
3 7 (7.45%) C++
3 7 (7.45%) Python
4 5 (5.32%) Ruby
4 5 (5.32%) SQL
5 4 (4.26%) C
6 2 (2.13%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) CEH
2 4 (4.26%) CISA
2 4 (4.26%) CISSP
2 4 (4.26%) GCIA
2 4 (4.26%) GCIH
3 1 (1.06%) VCAP
3 1 (1.06%) VCDX
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) KVM
2 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.51%) SAP
3 7 (7.45%) VMware
4 4 (4.26%) ArcSight
4 4 (4.26%) Intel Security
4 4 (4.26%) LogRhythm
4 4 (4.26%) SolarWinds
4 4 (4.26%) Splunk
4 4 (4.26%) Trustwave
5 2 (2.13%) GigaSpaces
5 2 (2.13%) Google
5 2 (2.13%) IBM
5 2 (2.13%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.13%) Solace
5 2 (2.13%) StreamBase
5 2 (2.13%) Tableau
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco
6 1 (1.06%) Juniper
6 1 (1.06%) Netezza
6 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
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