The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 30 41 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 39 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.01% 4.41% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.59% 4.63% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 18
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
454 540 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.22% 95.24% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 398 434 578
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +19 17 £44,500 -25.83% 3
Bath -19 10 £57,500 +9.52%
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 22 (31.88%) .NET
2 16 (23.19%) Technical Architecture
3 15 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
6 12 (17.39%) Java
7 11 (15.94%) SOA
7 11 (15.94%) Degree
8 10 (14.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
9 9 (13.04%) Windows
9 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 9 (13.04%) Workflow
10 8 (11.59%) ITIL
10 8 (11.59%) UML
10 8 (11.59%) Oracle
10 8 (11.59%) DB2
10 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.59%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
11 7 (10.14%) COBIT
11 7 (10.14%) Banking
11 7 (10.14%) Finance
11 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (8.70%) Middleware
12 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
12 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
12 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (8.70%) Wealth Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.80%) CMS
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Lync
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) WAN
2 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) DB2
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.45%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) ERwin
2 2 (2.90%) Ant
2 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.90%) Maven
General
1 7 (10.14%) Banking
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.88%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) Middleware
3 5 (7.25%) WF
3 5 (7.25%) XML
4 2 (2.90%) CSS
4 2 (2.90%) HTML
4 2 (2.90%) J2EE
4 2 (2.90%) Ajax
4 2 (2.90%) jQuery
5 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) AS400
4 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Technical Architecture
2 15 (21.74%) TOGAF
3 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.94%) SOA
5 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 9 (13.04%) Workflow
6 8 (11.59%) ITIL
6 8 (11.59%) UML
6 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.70%) Wealth Management
8 5 (7.25%) Software Architecture
8 5 (7.25%) OO
8 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.25%) OOD
8 5 (7.25%) Change Management
9 4 (5.80%) ETL
9 4 (5.80%) Metadata Management
9 4 (5.80%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.80%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) Java
2 5 (7.25%) C#
3 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.94%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.14%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) Citrix
3 1 (1.45%) VMware
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Roc Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago