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 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 19 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 7 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 8.14% 10.00% 15.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.14% 10.53% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 18
Average salary £85,000 £65,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +14.03%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
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
86 57 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 100.00% 95.00% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 80 52 123
Average salary £44,750 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.69% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (100.00%) Finance
2 28 (80.00%) Oracle
3 25 (71.43%) Java
4 24 (68.57%) XML
4 24 (68.57%) PKI
5 20 (57.14%) WebLogic
6 19 (54.29%) SSL
6 19 (54.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 19 (54.29%) TIBCO
6 19 (54.29%) MQSeries
6 19 (54.29%) JMS
6 19 (54.29%) DB2
6 19 (54.29%) Spring
6 19 (54.29%) WebSphere
6 19 (54.29%) Application Packaging
6 19 (54.29%) Management Information System
6 19 (54.29%) Open Source
6 19 (54.29%) Relational Database
7 16 (45.71%) Middleware
8 15 (42.86%) Waterfall
8 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (40.00%) RESTful
9 14 (40.00%) IBM
9 14 (40.00%) Web Services
10 10 (28.57%) Programme Management
10 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (25.71%) ISO 8583
11 9 (25.71%) Software Architecture
11 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (20.00%) HP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 19 (54.29%) MQSeries
2 19 (54.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 19 (54.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) SSL
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) DB2
1 19 (54.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) NonStop SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 35 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) XML
2 19 (54.29%) Spring
2 19 (54.29%) Application Packaging
2 19 (54.29%) JMS
3 16 (45.71%) Middleware
4 14 (40.00%) RESTful
4 14 (40.00%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) XSD
6 1 (2.86%) J2EE
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (68.57%) PKI
2 19 (54.29%) Open Source
2 19 (54.29%) Management Information System
3 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (17.14%) Data Structures
5 4 (11.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 9 (25.71%) Software Architecture
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
4 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
4 6 (17.14%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (17.14%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
4 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.14%) Line Management
5 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) ISO 8583
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Oracle
2 19 (54.29%) TIBCO
3 14 (40.00%) IBM
4 7 (20.00%) HP