The median annual salary for a Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 18 24
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 12 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 6.09% 10.10% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 10.31% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £81,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £89,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 186 97 99
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 94.42% 97.98% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 155 61 64
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Belfast

Architect
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Architect in Belfast

Architect
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Belfast over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Belfast

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
3 11 (35.48%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (35.48%) Presales
4 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 10 (32.26%) Open Source
4 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
4 10 (32.26%) TOGAF
4 10 (32.26%) UML
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.81%) Banking
6 7 (22.58%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
7 6 (19.35%) Finance
8 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) Linux
8 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (16.13%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
9 4 (12.90%) Spring
10 3 (9.68%) MVC
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle
10 3 (9.68%) Middleware
10 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
10 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
10 3 (9.68%) User Experience
10 3 (9.68%) Algorithms

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 8 (25.81%) Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
1 4 (12.90%) Spring
2 3 (9.68%) JSON
2 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) JavaBeans
3 1 (3.23%) Servlets
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Presales
2 11 (35.48%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
3 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (32.26%) Open Source
3 10 (32.26%) TOGAF
3 10 (32.26%) UML
4 7 (22.58%) Business Analysis
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Network Design
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
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