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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 29 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 39 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.90% 3.34% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% 3.45% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 4
Average salary £55,500 £60,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
515 464 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.15% 96.87% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 493 406 401
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Northampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) Open Source
3 28 (43.08%) Java
4 24 (36.92%) UML
4 24 (36.92%) Retail
5 19 (29.23%) Finance
6 16 (24.62%) Windows
7 15 (23.08%) MS Office
8 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
9 10 (15.38%) Linux
9 10 (15.38%) MySQL
9 10 (15.38%) Apache
9 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
10 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (12.31%) SaaS
10 8 (12.31%) IaaS
10 8 (12.31%) ETL
10 8 (12.31%) LAN
10 8 (12.31%) WAN
10 8 (12.31%) Cisco
10 8 (12.31%) SAN
11 7 (10.77%) EAI
11 7 (10.77%) SOA
11 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
11 7 (10.77%) ERP
11 7 (10.77%) JMS
11 7 (10.77%) CRM
11 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
11 7 (10.77%) RESTful
12 6 (9.23%) PaaS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (15.38%) Apache
1 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Office
2 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) SaaS
1 8 (12.31%) IaaS
2 6 (9.23%) PaaS
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) Office 365
4 3 (4.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) LAN
1 8 (12.31%) WAN
1 8 (12.31%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) MySQL
2 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (36.92%) Retail
2 19 (29.23%) Finance
3 5 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) JMS
1 7 (10.77%) RESTful
2 6 (9.23%) XML
2 6 (9.23%) Middleware
2 6 (9.23%) SOAP
3 5 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.54%) J2EE
6 1 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (44.62%) Open Source
2 6 (9.23%) EPoS
3 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) UML
3 8 (12.31%) ETL
3 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (10.77%) SOA
4 7 (10.77%) CRM
4 7 (10.77%) ERP
4 7 (10.77%) EAI
5 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling
5 6 (9.23%) RUP
5 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.23%) Migration
5 6 (9.23%) TOGAF
5 6 (9.23%) BPMN
6 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.08%) Scrum
7 2 (3.08%) Data Management
7 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.08%) Content Management
7 2 (3.08%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) Java
2 5 (7.69%) C#
2 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.54%) C
3 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) MCSE
1 2 (3.08%) CCA
1 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (3.08%) MCTS
1 2 (3.08%) MCITP
1 2 (3.08%) CCEE
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) XenApp
2 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Windows Intune
2 2 (3.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Cisco
3 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) ATG
3 6 (9.23%) hybris
4 3 (4.62%) Google
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) AppSense
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Informatica
6 1 (1.54%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.54%) Teradata
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