The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 47 29 54
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 23 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.48% 5.78% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 5.98% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 4
Average salary £63,750 £55,000 £40,985
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% +34.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £51,191
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Architect
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
650 485 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 98.34% 96.61% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 508 439 410
Average salary £35,232 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.66% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,000
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Architect
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Architect Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Architect
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Architect
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 18 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Sunderland +2 5 £65,000 -
Architect
North East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 16 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
3 9 (28.13%) Open Source
3 9 (28.13%) Confluence
3 9 (28.13%) RESTful
3 9 (28.13%) Scala
3 9 (28.13%) HTML5
3 9 (28.13%) Puppet
3 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
3 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
3 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Python
3 9 (28.13%) Scrum
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) TDD
3 9 (28.13%) Spring
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
3 9 (28.13%) Web Development
3 9 (28.13%) JIRA
3 9 (28.13%) Selenium
3 9 (28.13%) Django
3 9 (28.13%) Kanban
3 9 (28.13%) JSON
4 6 (18.75%) UNIX
5 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
5 5 (15.63%) ERP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (28.13%) Confluence
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
1 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
1 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
1 9 (28.13%) JIRA
1 9 (28.13%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Electronics
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) RESTful
1 9 (28.13%) HTML5
1 9 (28.13%) HTML
1 9 (28.13%) Spring
1 9 (28.13%) Django
1 9 (28.13%) JSON
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
2 2 (6.25%) DTV
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
2 9 (28.13%) Scrum
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) TDD
2 9 (28.13%) Web Development
2 9 (28.13%) Kanban
3 5 (15.63%) ERP
3 5 (15.63%) Workflow
3 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Business Development
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Information Assurance
5 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.25%) Document Management
6 2 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) Scala
2 9 (28.13%) Python
2 9 (28.13%) Ruby
3 5 (15.63%) Perl
3 5 (15.63%) C
3 5 (15.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
1 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) EMC
3 1 (3.13%) Avaya
3 1 (3.13%) Juniper
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 21 days ago