The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 37 49 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 39 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.78% 3.07% 6.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.05% 3.17% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 27
Average salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 662 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.56% 96.78% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 554 606 451
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,975
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Architect
South West

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Architect
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Architect Salary Trend in Somerset

Architect
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Somerset

Architect
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bath +18 34 £52,500 - 4
Templecombe -1 1 - - 1
Street - 1 £65,000 -
Taunton - 1 £60,000 - 1
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 51 (70.83%) Finance
2 44 (61.11%) Java
3 37 (51.39%) Relational Database
4 35 (48.61%) SOA
5 32 (44.44%) .NET
6 30 (41.67%) TOGAF
7 29 (40.28%) COBIT
7 29 (40.28%) ITIL
8 25 (34.72%) Telecoms
9 24 (33.33%) Banking
10 15 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (18.06%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (15.28%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (15.28%) Spring
13 10 (13.89%) Digital Media
13 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (11.11%) Investment Management
14 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
14 8 (11.11%) Wealth Management
15 7 (9.72%) Scrum
15 7 (9.72%) SOAP
15 7 (9.72%) Web Services
15 7 (9.72%) MySQL
16 6 (8.33%) SQL
16 6 (8.33%) JUnit
16 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
16 6 (8.33%) Maven
16 6 (8.33%) Spring Integration
17 5 (6.94%) REST
17 5 (6.94%) Jenkins

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (6.94%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.78%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2000
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) WAN
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (51.39%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.72%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) QlikView
4 1 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) JUnit
1 6 (8.33%) Maven
2 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.56%) Ant
3 4 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (5.56%) Selenium
4 2 (2.78%) EasyMock
4 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.78%) Subversion
5 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (70.83%) Finance
2 25 (34.72%) Telecoms
3 24 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Military
4 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (44.44%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) Spring
3 7 (9.72%) SOAP
3 7 (9.72%) Web Services
4 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.33%) Spring Integration
5 5 (6.94%) REST
5 5 (6.94%) XML
6 4 (5.56%) JMS
6 4 (5.56%) Java RMI
6 4 (5.56%) XSLT
6 4 (5.56%) CSS
6 4 (5.56%) JDBC
6 4 (5.56%) JSP
6 4 (5.56%) HTML
6 4 (5.56%) JAXB
6 4 (5.56%) JMX
6 4 (5.56%) JSF
6 4 (5.56%) JNDI
6 4 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.39%) Human Factors
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) SOA
2 30 (41.67%) TOGAF
3 29 (40.28%) ITIL
4 15 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (18.06%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (15.28%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.11%) Investment Management
8 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 8 (11.11%) Wealth Management
9 7 (9.72%) Scrum
10 4 (5.56%) Migration
10 4 (5.56%) Project Management
10 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.56%) Data Transformation
10 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.39%) Zachman Framework
11 1 (1.39%) Information Management
11 1 (1.39%) DoDAF
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.11%) Java
2 6 (8.33%) SQL
3 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (40.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) JBoss
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) Sun
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Citrix
3 2 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (1.39%) Google
4 1 (1.39%) Tableau
4 1 (1.39%) Teradata
4 1 (1.39%) Informatica
4 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
Bath, Avon
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - Pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 22 days ago