The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 31 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 52 63 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.92% 8.51% 6.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.09% 8.90% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 62 36
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 £50,000 £50,000 £47,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,900 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
733 708 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.60% 95.68% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 523 651 628
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Architect
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -17 30 £65,000 +13.04% 5
Corby - 3 £62,250 - 2
Kettering - 2 £55,000 -
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 33 (32.67%) Linux
2 31 (30.69%) Java
3 30 (29.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (25.74%) Tomcat
5 22 (21.78%) OO
5 22 (21.78%) Middleware
5 22 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (20.79%) SOA
6 21 (20.79%) Unix
7 20 (19.80%) XML
8 19 (18.81%) SQL
9 18 (17.82%) SOAP
9 18 (17.82%) Web Services
9 18 (17.82%) J2EE
9 18 (17.82%) SLA
9 18 (17.82%) Spring
9 18 (17.82%) Hibernate
9 18 (17.82%) Liferay
9 18 (17.82%) REST
10 17 (16.83%) Coaching
10 17 (16.83%) JSON
10 17 (16.83%) SSL
10 17 (16.83%) JMS
11 15 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (13.86%) SAP
13 13 (12.87%) Scrum
13 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
13 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (11.88%) WSO2
15 11 (10.89%) SAP BI

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 26 (25.74%) Tomcat
2 18 (17.82%) Liferay
3 9 (8.91%) Apache
4 3 (2.97%) NetWeaver
4 3 (2.97%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP ECC
2 1 (0.99%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.83%) SSL
2 8 (7.92%) SAN
3 5 (4.95%) LAN
3 5 (4.95%) WAN
4 3 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) SAP BI
2 8 (7.92%) MySQL
2 8 (7.92%) SAP BW
3 7 (6.93%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (5.94%) SAP HANA
5 4 (3.96%) Big Data
6 2 (1.98%) MS Access
6 2 (1.98%) OLTP
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.99%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 11 (10.89%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.78%) Middleware
2 20 (19.80%) XML
3 18 (17.82%) Hibernate
3 18 (17.82%) J2EE
3 18 (17.82%) REST
3 18 (17.82%) SOAP
3 18 (17.82%) Spring
3 18 (17.82%) Web Services
4 17 (16.83%) JMS
4 17 (16.83%) JSON
5 11 (10.89%) XSLT
6 3 (2.97%) XSD
7 2 (1.98%) WSDL
7 2 (1.98%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.96%) CESG
3 4 (3.96%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (3.96%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (3.96%) Social Media
4 3 (2.97%) User Experience
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.67%) Linux
2 21 (20.79%) Unix
3 8 (7.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.99%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.78%) OO
3 21 (20.79%) SOA
4 17 (16.83%) Coaching
5 15 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (12.87%) Scrum
6 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.89%) OOD
7 11 (10.89%) TDD
8 10 (9.90%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (8.91%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.91%) High Availability
9 9 (8.91%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (8.91%) Project Management
10 8 (7.92%) Open Source
11 7 (6.93%) API Design
11 7 (6.93%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.93%) Identity Management
11 7 (6.93%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.69%) Java
2 19 (18.81%) SQL
3 11 (10.89%) ABAP
3 11 (10.89%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.95%) C++
5 4 (3.96%) C#
6 2 (1.98%) C
7 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) CITP
1 6 (5.94%) MBCS
2 4 (3.96%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (3.96%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) ISEB
4 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.97%) XenServer
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) SAP
2 12 (11.88%) WSO2
3 8 (7.92%) Cisco
4 6 (5.94%) Cognizant
5 5 (4.95%) Oracle
6 3 (2.97%) Google
6 3 (2.97%) VMware
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.99%) JDA
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
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Posted: 6 days ago
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