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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 52 36 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 16 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.42% 4.88% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 5.11% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 8
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
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
630 352 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.31% 95.39% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 582 333 396
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Northampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 27 (61.36%) Retail
2 26 (59.09%) Java
3 24 (54.55%) UML
4 22 (50.00%) Open Source
5 12 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (25.00%) Data Architecture
6 11 (25.00%) Data Governance
7 10 (22.73%) Data Management
8 9 (20.45%) Process Management
8 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
8 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
8 9 (20.45%) Data Mining
9 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.64%) Windows
11 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (9.09%) SOA
12 4 (9.09%) hybris
12 4 (9.09%) SaaS
12 4 (9.09%) IaaS
13 3 (6.82%) XenMobile
13 3 (6.82%) vSphere
13 3 (6.82%) CCEE
13 3 (6.82%) NetScaler
13 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
13 3 (6.82%) XenApp
13 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
13 3 (6.82%) RESTful
13 3 (6.82%) Windows 7

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
1 4 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Google Apps
2 2 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) NetScaler
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.27%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
General
1 27 (61.36%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) RESTful
1 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
1 3 (6.82%) JMS
1 3 (6.82%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) SOAP
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.27%) WS-I
3 1 (2.27%) WSDL
3 1 (2.27%) J2EE
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) Open Source
2 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) EPoS
4 1 (2.27%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) UML
2 12 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 11 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 10 (22.73%) Data Management
5 9 (20.45%) Process Management
5 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.09%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) CRM
8 3 (6.82%) ERP
8 3 (6.82%) EAI
9 2 (4.55%) RUP
9 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.55%) ETL
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) BPMN
10 1 (2.27%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) CCEE
1 3 (6.82%) MCTS
1 3 (6.82%) MCITP
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (6.82%) CCA
1 3 (6.82%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.82%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) vSphere
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.82%) XenApp
1 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) hybris
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) AppSense
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) ATG
4 2 (4.55%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car+bonus+bens
Posted: 6 days ago