The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 28 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.29% - 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.56% - 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 144 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 97.14% 99.31% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 127 137 74
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Architect
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Architect Salary Trend in St Albans

Architect
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in St Albans

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) VB.NET
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
1 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
1 12 (92.31%) B2B
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (92.31%) SaaS
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) T-SQL
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
3 8 (61.54%) Entity Framework
4 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
4 7 (53.85%) LINQ
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) IIS
4 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET
4 7 (53.85%) XML
4 7 (53.85%) CSS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 (53.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 1 (7.69%) DLNA
1 1 (7.69%) UPnP
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
1 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
3 8 (61.54%) Entity Framework
4 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (53.85%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) LINQ
4 7 (53.85%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) OAuth
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) B2B
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
4 6 (46.15%) ETL
5 5 (38.46%) Business Development
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) Presales
7 2 (15.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) VB.NET
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001