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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 52 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 21 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.48% 4.58% 6.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 4.86% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 38
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +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
565 658 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.70% 94.27% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 495 563 564
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -8 18 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Taunton - 1 £44,000 - 4
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (34.78%) Relational Database
2 21 (30.43%) Finance
3 20 (28.99%) Technical Architecture
4 19 (27.54%) .NET
5 17 (24.64%) SOA
6 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
7 15 (21.74%) Degree
8 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.94%) TOGAF
9 11 (15.94%) ITIL
9 11 (15.94%) SQL
9 11 (15.94%) Windows
9 11 (15.94%) Java
10 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
10 10 (14.49%) Oracle
11 9 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (13.04%) RDBMS
11 9 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (13.04%) ETL
11 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (13.04%) Analytics
11 9 (13.04%) COBIT
11 9 (13.04%) Banking
11 9 (13.04%) Data Structures
12 8 (11.59%) C#
12 8 (11.59%) UML
13 7 (10.14%) ERP
13 7 (10.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 7 (10.14%) Data Warehouse

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (10.14%) CMS
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) Lync
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.90%) IIS
3 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) WAN
2 2 (2.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.78%) Relational Database
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
3 9 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 9 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (10.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (10.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.90%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
5 2 (2.90%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.90%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) .NET
2 6 (8.70%) XML
2 6 (8.70%) Middleware
2 6 (8.70%) WF
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.90%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Technical Architecture
2 17 (24.64%) SOA
3 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.94%) TOGAF
4 11 (15.94%) ITIL
5 10 (14.49%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.04%) Analytics
6 9 (13.04%) ETL
6 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.59%) UML
8 7 (10.14%) ERP
8 7 (10.14%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.70%) Wealth Management
9 6 (8.70%) OOD
9 6 (8.70%) Workflow
9 6 (8.70%) OO
10 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) Java
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 8 (11.59%) C#
3 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) COBIT
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) Informatica
4 5 (7.25%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) Citrix
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £37,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Roc Search
Salary: £37000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset, South West
UKHO
Salary: £37,935 up to £41,793 with a recruitment retention allowance of up to £10,000 depending on skills and experience (+ benefits)
Posted: 11 days ago
Somerset
The UK Hydrographic Office
Posted: 11 days ago