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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 46 54 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 28 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.82% 2.51% 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 2.62% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 17
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £55,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £63,750 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
719 649 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 98.09% 95.86% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 650 600 333
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Northampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) TOGAF
3 16 (31.37%) Java
3 16 (31.37%) UML
3 16 (31.37%) Retail
4 10 (19.61%) Open Source
5 9 (17.65%) MS Office
5 9 (17.65%) MS Visio
5 9 (17.65%) Middleware
6 8 (15.69%) CRM
6 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
6 8 (15.69%) SOAP
6 8 (15.69%) XML
6 8 (15.69%) SaaS
6 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (13.73%) BPMN
7 7 (13.73%) PaaS
7 7 (13.73%) RESTful
7 7 (13.73%) hybris
7 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
7 7 (13.73%) IaaS
7 7 (13.73%) Windows
7 7 (13.73%) SOA
7 7 (13.73%) ETL
7 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.73%) RDBMS
7 7 (13.73%) RUP
7 7 (13.73%) EAI
7 7 (13.73%) ERP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Office
1 9 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) SaaS
2 7 (13.73%) PaaS
2 7 (13.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) RDBMS
1 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.76%) Big Data
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) RequisitePro
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Retail
3 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.80%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) Middleware
2 8 (15.69%) SOAP
2 8 (15.69%) XML
3 7 (13.73%) JMS
3 7 (13.73%) RESTful
4 4 (7.84%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) CSS
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) CSS3
5 1 (1.96%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.96%) jQuery
5 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) EPoS
2 6 (11.76%) Mobile Payment
2 6 (11.76%) Social Media
3 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) CESG
4 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) BYOD
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (39.22%) TOGAF
2 16 (31.37%) UML
3 10 (19.61%) Open Source
4 8 (15.69%) CRM
4 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
4 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (13.73%) BPMN
5 7 (13.73%) SOA
5 7 (13.73%) ETL
5 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (13.73%) RUP
5 7 (13.73%) ERP
5 7 (13.73%) EAI
6 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 6 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.76%) Analytics
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) Java
2 4 (7.84%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
1 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) ATG
1 7 (13.73%) hybris
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (3.92%) Unisys
5 1 (1.96%) TSYS
5 1 (1.96%) IBM
5 1 (1.96%) Cognizant
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Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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