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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 3 4 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 28 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 40.00% 27.59% 11.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.08% 32.00% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 13
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £64,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £61,500 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
65 25 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 92.86% 86.21% 79.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 24 103
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 38 (97.44%) Finance
2 26 (66.67%) Oracle
3 24 (61.54%) Java
3 24 (61.54%) WebLogic
4 23 (58.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 23 (58.97%) TIBCO
4 23 (58.97%) DB2
4 23 (58.97%) XML
4 23 (58.97%) MQSeries
4 23 (58.97%) JMS
4 23 (58.97%) WebSphere
4 23 (58.97%) PKI
4 23 (58.97%) Management Information System
4 23 (58.97%) Open Source
4 23 (58.97%) Relational Database
5 20 (51.28%) Middleware
6 18 (46.15%) Waterfall
6 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (43.59%) Application Packaging
7 17 (43.59%) Spring
7 17 (43.59%) RESTful
7 17 (43.59%) Web Services
7 17 (43.59%) SSL
7 17 (43.59%) IBM
8 13 (33.33%) Programme Management
9 12 (30.77%) Software Architecture
9 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (17.95%) Performance Management
11 7 (17.95%) Data Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 24 (61.54%) WebLogic
2 23 (58.97%) MQSeries
2 23 (58.97%) WebSphere Application Server
2 23 (58.97%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) DB2
1 23 (58.97%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Ant
1 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (97.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) XML
1 23 (58.97%) JMS
2 20 (51.28%) Middleware
3 17 (43.59%) Spring
3 17 (43.59%) Application Packaging
3 17 (43.59%) RESTful
3 17 (43.59%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (58.97%) Management Information System
1 23 (58.97%) PKI
1 23 (58.97%) Open Source
2 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (17.95%) Data Structures
3 7 (17.95%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (46.15%) Waterfall
2 13 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 12 (30.77%) Software Architecture
4 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (17.95%) Performance Management
5 7 (17.95%) Data Architecture
5 7 (17.95%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (17.95%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
5 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
5 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (17.95%) Line Management
6 4 (10.26%) Network Design
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CCNP
1 4 (10.26%) CCDP
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) ISO 8583
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Oracle
2 23 (58.97%) TIBCO
3 17 (43.59%) IBM
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 4 (10.26%) F5
4 4 (10.26%) Juniper
5 1 (2.56%) HP