The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Architect
Rank - 434 439
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Architect 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.009% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £75,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £75,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +96.07%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22743 21332 23386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.94% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18159 17682 20244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Architect
England

Test Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Test Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Test Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Test Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Test Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Test 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 Test Architect in their job title.

1 17 (94.44%) System Testing
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Degree
4 9 (50.00%) Ajax
4 9 (50.00%) Marketing
4 9 (50.00%) JMeter
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) PHP
4 9 (50.00%) HTTP
4 9 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) QA
4 9 (50.00%) Selenium
4 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
6 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (27.78%) Time Management
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) SMS
7 4 (22.22%) SOAP
7 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (22.22%) SaaS
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing

Test Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Test 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 Test Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) JMeter
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
1 9 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) XML
1 9 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows NT
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) System Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
4 5 (27.78%) Time Management
4 5 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle