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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 33 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 38 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.73% 5.90% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.20% 6.16% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 16
Average salary £48,250 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £64,750 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -
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
528 649 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.45% 95.72% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 450 552 584
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +22 18 £45,500 -24.16%
Bath -14 13 £53,750 -
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (18.46%) Marketing
4 10 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
4 10 (15.38%) Oracle
4 10 (15.38%) DB2
4 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 9 (13.85%) Java
5 9 (13.85%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (12.31%) ETL
7 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.77%) Degree
8 6 (9.23%) Maven
8 6 (9.23%) Ajax
8 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (9.23%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (9.23%) jQuery
8 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
8 6 (9.23%) Data Structures
8 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
8 6 (9.23%) J2EE
8 6 (9.23%) CSS
8 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
8 6 (9.23%) Ant
8 6 (9.23%) HTML
8 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) DB2
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Ant
1 6 (9.23%) Maven
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.69%) ERwin
3 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (18.46%) Marketing
2 5 (7.69%) Publishing
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) J2EE
2 6 (9.23%) CSS
2 6 (9.23%) HTML
2 6 (9.23%) Ajax
2 6 (9.23%) jQuery
3 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.08%) Web Services
4 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.15%) AS400
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 9 (13.85%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (12.31%) ETL
5 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (9.23%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (7.69%) Metadata Management
7 5 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 5 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 5 (7.69%) Data Architecture
7 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.69%) SOA
7 5 (7.69%) Workflow Management
7 5 (7.69%) Change Management
7 5 (7.69%) Workflow
7 5 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (6.15%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) Java
2 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) Degree
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) SAP