The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 73 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 8 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.15% 0.96% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.00% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 16
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £49,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,722 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +4.00%
Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
673 601 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.97% 96.47% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 596 522 600
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Architect
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -14 2 £67,500 +22.72%
Tamworth - 2 £55,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £60,000 -
Architect
West Midlands

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 17 (60.71%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (39.29%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 9 (32.14%) Web Services
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
7 8 (28.57%) REST
7 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (28.57%) SOAP
7 8 (28.57%) SOA
8 7 (25.00%) XML
8 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (25.00%) SoapUI
8 7 (25.00%) Web Development
8 7 (25.00%) jQuery
8 7 (25.00%) Ajax
9 6 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (21.43%) CRM
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.86%) HTML
10 5 (17.86%) CSS
10 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
10 5 (17.86%) HTML5
10 5 (17.86%) Front End Development
11 4 (14.29%) Business Transformation

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (14.29%) Exstream
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
3 9 (32.14%) Web Services
4 8 (28.57%) REST
4 8 (28.57%) SOAP
5 7 (25.00%) Ajax
5 7 (25.00%) jQuery
5 7 (25.00%) XML
6 5 (17.86%) CSS
6 5 (17.86%) HTML
6 5 (17.86%) HTML5
7 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (14.29%) WCF
8 3 (10.71%) Apache Flex
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.71%) CSS3
8 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (7.14%) Express
9 2 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
1 3 (10.71%) W3C
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) TDD
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) SOA
3 7 (25.00%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (21.43%) CRM
5 5 (17.86%) Front End Development
5 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
6 4 (14.29%) Business Transformation
6 4 (14.29%) Document Management
6 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 4 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Line Management
7 3 (10.71%) People Management
7 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (10.71%) V-Model
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.14%) Analytics
8 2 (7.14%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) VMware