The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 24 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 2.97% 7.94% 11.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 8.93% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Average salary £55,000 £63,750 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.72% +16.97%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth 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
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100 56 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 99.01% 88.89% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 92 43 111
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Architect
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Architect Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle
2 17 (77.27%) SDLC
3 15 (68.18%) PKI
3 15 (68.18%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) XML
4 11 (50.00%) SSL
4 11 (50.00%) Spring
4 11 (50.00%) Application Packaging
5 10 (45.45%) WebSphere
5 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 10 (45.45%) Open Source
5 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
5 10 (45.45%) TIBCO
5 10 (45.45%) MQSeries
5 10 (45.45%) JMS
5 10 (45.45%) DB2
5 10 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
6 8 (36.36%) Middleware
7 7 (31.82%) HP
7 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
8 6 (27.27%) RESTful
8 6 (27.27%) Web Services
8 6 (27.27%) IBM
8 6 (27.27%) ISO 8583
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (22.73%) Banking
9 5 (22.73%) Programme Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 10 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (45.45%) WebLogic
1 10 (45.45%) MQSeries
1 10 (45.45%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) DB2
1 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 5 (22.73%) NonStop SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) XML
2 11 (50.00%) Spring
2 11 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 10 (45.45%) JMS
4 8 (36.36%) Middleware
5 6 (27.27%) RESTful
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) PKI
2 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) SDLC
2 10 (45.45%) Open Source
3 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
5 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
6 3 (13.64%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Network Design
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) HND
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) CCDP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) ISO 8583
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) TIBCO
3 7 (31.82%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco