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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 38 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 41 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.14% 3.91% 5.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 4.05% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 25
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,500 £61,810
% change year-on-year
+3.30% -2.11%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
758 543 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.11% 96.45% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 683 461 505
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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
Bath -4 29 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Templecombe - 2 - - 1
Taunton -9 1 - - 1
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 53 (64.63%) Finance
2 44 (53.66%) Relational Database
3 35 (42.68%) SOA
4 30 (36.59%) Java
4 30 (36.59%) ITIL
5 29 (35.37%) TOGAF
5 29 (35.37%) COBIT
6 28 (34.15%) .NET
7 23 (28.05%) Banking
8 18 (21.95%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (21.95%) Telecoms
9 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
10 14 (17.07%) UML
11 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (15.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (14.63%) RDBMS
12 12 (14.63%) Oracle
13 11 (13.41%) Business Analysis
14 10 (12.20%) Wealth Management
15 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (10.98%) ETL
16 8 (9.76%) Digital Media
16 8 (9.76%) Analytics
16 8 (9.76%) XML
16 8 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (9.76%) SQL
16 8 (9.76%) Investment Management
16 8 (9.76%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
16 8 (9.76%) Degree

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.88%) WebLogic
1 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.66%) IIS
2 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (1.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (53.66%) Relational Database
2 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
3 12 (14.63%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (9.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (4.88%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (4.88%) Ant
1 4 (4.88%) JUnit
1 4 (4.88%) Maven
1 4 (4.88%) Selenium
1 4 (4.88%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.88%) Apache Ivy
General
1 53 (64.63%) Finance
2 23 (28.05%) Banking
3 18 (21.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.88%) Electronics
5 4 (4.88%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.88%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) .NET
2 8 (9.76%) XML
3 7 (8.54%) Web Services
4 6 (7.32%) XSLT
5 4 (4.88%) JAXB
5 4 (4.88%) JMS
5 4 (4.88%) Java RMI
5 4 (4.88%) JMX
5 4 (4.88%) CSS
5 4 (4.88%) JDBC
5 4 (4.88%) JSP
5 4 (4.88%) SOAP
5 4 (4.88%) HTML
5 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.88%) Spring
5 4 (4.88%) JSF
5 4 (4.88%) JNDI
5 4 (4.88%) Spring MVC
5 4 (4.88%) FreeMarker
5 4 (4.88%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.88%) Human Factors
3 1 (1.22%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) SOA
2 30 (36.59%) ITIL
3 29 (35.37%) TOGAF
4 18 (21.95%) Technical Architecture
5 14 (17.07%) UML
6 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (15.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (13.41%) Business Analysis
8 10 (12.20%) Wealth Management
9 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (10.98%) ETL
10 8 (9.76%) Analytics
10 8 (9.76%) Investment Management
10 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (7.32%) ERP
11 6 (7.32%) Data Analysis
12 5 (6.10%) Project Management
13 4 (4.88%) Migration
13 4 (4.88%) Information Management
13 4 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.59%) Java
2 8 (9.76%) SQL
3 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (35.37%) COBIT
2 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Oracle
2 7 (8.54%) Informatica
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.88%) Sun
4 4 (4.88%) JBoss
5 2 (2.44%) VMware
6 1 (1.22%) Tableau
6 1 (1.22%) Google
6 1 (1.22%) Teradata
6 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.22%) Citrix
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ITF Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Templecombe, Somerset
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Posted: 21 hours ago
Chard, Somerset
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Posted: Yesterday
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - Pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago