The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 69 53 63
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.82% 0.23% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.31% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +8.37%
Technical Architecture
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
612 321 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 83.72% 74.31% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 598 292 438
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Northampton

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) OO
2 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
2 12 (92.31%) OOD
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Business Analysis
2 12 (92.31%) Marketing
2 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 12 (92.31%) Blog
3 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Twitter
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
General
1 12 (92.31%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Business Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
1 12 (92.31%) Blog
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) OO
1 12 (92.31%) OOD
1 12 (92.31%) SOA
1 12 (92.31%) Business Analysis
2 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Twitter