The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 36 24 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 33 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.11% 7.46% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.24% 7.77% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 16
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
529 502 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.96% 95.98% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 361 476 446
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Architect
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Architect Salary Trend in Northampton

Architect
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Northampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 29 (38.67%) Linux
2 26 (34.67%) Tomcat
2 26 (34.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (33.33%) Java
4 24 (32.00%) OO
5 23 (30.67%) SOA
6 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (28.00%) XML
8 20 (26.67%) Middleware
9 18 (24.00%) Hibernate
9 18 (24.00%) SLA
9 18 (24.00%) SOAP
9 18 (24.00%) Web Services
9 18 (24.00%) J2EE
9 18 (24.00%) SQL
9 18 (24.00%) Unix
9 18 (24.00%) Spring
9 18 (24.00%) Liferay
9 18 (24.00%) REST
10 17 (22.67%) JSON
10 17 (22.67%) JMS
10 17 (22.67%) SSL
11 14 (18.67%) Scrum
12 12 (16.00%) WSO2
13 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
13 11 (14.67%) TDD
13 11 (14.67%) OOD
13 11 (14.67%) XSLT
13 11 (14.67%) PL/SQL
13 11 (14.67%) Coaching

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 26 (34.67%) Tomcat
2 18 (24.00%) Liferay
3 9 (12.00%) Apache
4 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) SSL
2 8 (10.67%) SAN
3 5 (6.67%) LAN
3 5 (6.67%) WAN
4 3 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) MySQL
2 4 (5.33%) OLTP
3 3 (4.00%) Big Data
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.33%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) XML
2 20 (26.67%) Middleware
3 18 (24.00%) Hibernate
3 18 (24.00%) J2EE
3 18 (24.00%) REST
3 18 (24.00%) SOAP
3 18 (24.00%) Spring
3 18 (24.00%) Web Services
4 17 (22.67%) JMS
4 17 (22.67%) JSON
5 11 (14.67%) XSLT
6 4 (5.33%) WSDL
6 4 (5.33%) WS-I
6 4 (5.33%) XSD
7 2 (2.67%) .NET
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.33%) CSS
8 1 (1.33%) Java EE
8 1 (1.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.33%) CESG
4 4 (5.33%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Linux
2 18 (24.00%) Unix
3 8 (10.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (32.00%) OO
3 23 (30.67%) SOA
4 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.67%) Scrum
6 11 (14.67%) Coaching
6 11 (14.67%) OOD
6 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.67%) TDD
7 9 (12.00%) High Availability
7 9 (12.00%) Open Source
7 9 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (10.67%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (9.33%) API Design
9 7 (9.33%) Identity Management
10 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.00%) UML
11 4 (5.33%) Data Governance
11 4 (5.33%) Data Management
11 4 (5.33%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.33%) Java
2 18 (24.00%) SQL
3 11 (14.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (1.33%) ABAP
5 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
1 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) WSO2
2 8 (10.67%) Cisco
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.00%) Google
5 3 (4.00%) VMware
6 2 (2.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.33%) IBM
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