The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Preston 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 28 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.29% 3.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 3.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +2.50%
Architect
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
146 138 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 94.19% 98.57% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 109 123 89
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Architect
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Architect Salary Trend in Preston

Architect
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £70 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago