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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 37 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 39 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.26% 3.27% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 3.39% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 15
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
681 413 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.78% 96.50% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 657 360 487
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 November 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Northampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 22 (40.00%) Open Source
2 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.73%) Java
4 17 (30.91%) Windows
4 17 (30.91%) Finance
5 16 (29.09%) UML
5 16 (29.09%) Retail
6 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 12 (21.82%) MS Office
8 8 (14.55%) Linux
8 8 (14.55%) MySQL
8 8 (14.55%) Apache
9 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
10 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
10 6 (10.91%) LAN
10 6 (10.91%) WAN
10 6 (10.91%) Cisco
11 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 5 (9.09%) Citrix
11 5 (9.09%) CCA
11 5 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (9.09%) SAN
11 5 (9.09%) Financial Institution
11 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
11 5 (9.09%) MCSE
11 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
11 5 (9.09%) .NET
11 5 (9.09%) C#
11 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (14.55%) Apache
2 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Office
2 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) SaaS
1 5 (9.09%) IaaS
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.27%) Office 365
3 3 (5.45%) PaaS
3 3 (5.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) LAN
1 6 (10.91%) WAN
2 5 (9.09%) SAN
2 5 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.82%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) Retail
3 5 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
1 5 (9.09%) Application Packaging
2 4 (7.27%) RESTful
2 4 (7.27%) JMS
3 3 (5.45%) XML
3 3 (5.45%) Middleware
3 3 (5.45%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) J2EE
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.82%) REST
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Open Source
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) EPoS
4 2 (3.64%) Social Media
5 1 (1.82%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) UML
3 4 (7.27%) CRM
3 4 (7.27%) ERP
3 4 (7.27%) EAI
3 4 (7.27%) SOA
3 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.27%) Migration
3 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (5.45%) TOGAF
4 3 (5.45%) BPMN
4 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.45%) ETL
4 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
4 3 (5.45%) RUP
5 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.64%) Scrum
5 2 (3.64%) Content Management
5 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) Java
2 5 (9.09%) C#
2 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.82%) C
3 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) MCSE
1 5 (9.09%) CCA
1 5 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (9.09%) MCTS
1 5 (9.09%) MCITP
1 5 (9.09%) CCEE
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.09%) XenApp
1 5 (9.09%) XenDesktop
1 5 (9.09%) vSphere
2 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) XenMobile
2 4 (7.27%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco
3 5 (9.09%) Citrix
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
3 5 (9.09%) AppSense
4 4 (7.27%) hybris
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) SAP
5 3 (5.45%) ATG
5 3 (5.45%) Google
6 2 (3.64%) IBM
7 1 (1.82%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.82%) Informatica
7 1 (1.82%) Teradata
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago