The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 31 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 2.38% 7.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 7.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Torfaen 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
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
124 53 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 98.41% 98.15% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 103 52 86
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Architect
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Architect Salary Trend in Torfaen

Architect
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Cwmbran -16 3 - -
Architect
South Wales

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (75.00%) Perforce
2 3 (75.00%) Streaming Video
2 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (75.00%) DRM
2 3 (75.00%) DVB
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 3 (75.00%) GStreamer
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (75.00%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (75.00%) Streaming Video
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) DRM
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Perforce