Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Architect
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 62 31
Rank change year-on-year +30 -31 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 77 54 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.84% 3.81% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 4.04% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 44
Coventry median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% -17.86%
10th Percentile £50,000 £38,750 £41,750
90th Percentile £97,750 £70,000 £71,375
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1262 1338 1388
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 94.36% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1126 1159
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Coventry

Architect
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Architect in Coventry

Architect
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Coventry over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Coventry region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.17%) TOGAF
3 19 (24.68%) Oracle
3 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
4 18 (23.38%) SQL
4 18 (23.38%) Retail
5 17 (22.08%) UML
6 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
7 15 (19.48%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (16.88%) Business Analysis
8 13 (16.88%) ITIL
9 12 (15.58%) Coaching
10 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 11 (14.29%) DB2
10 11 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 11 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
10 11 (14.29%) DevOps
11 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (12.99%) XML
11 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
12 9 (11.69%) SAP
12 9 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (11.69%) Software Architecture
12 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database
12 9 (11.69%) Zachman Framework
12 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
12 9 (11.69%) IT Strategy
13 8 (10.39%) Logical Data Model
13 8 (10.39%) Logistics
13 8 (10.39%) Java

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.60%) IIS
1 2 (2.60%) OpenEdge
1 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.60%) Sonic ESB
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.30%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) IaaS
3 2 (2.60%) PaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Force.com
4 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) VoIP
2 5 (6.49%) WAN
2 5 (6.49%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.19%) LAN
3 4 (5.19%) SAN
3 4 (5.19%) SMS
4 3 (3.90%) Firewall
4 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.60%) Internet
5 2 (2.60%) Network Security
5 2 (2.60%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.30%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.30%) NAS
6 1 (1.30%) SNMP
6 1 (1.30%) SSH
6 1 (1.30%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) DB2
2 11 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (6.49%) SAP BW
6 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.90%) OLTP
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.30%) Looker
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Rational Rose
1 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.30%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.30%) GDB
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.30%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.30%) sqlmap
3 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (23.38%) Retail
2 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.19%) Aerospace
3 4 (5.19%) Automotive
3 4 (5.19%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) XML
2 5 (6.49%) .NET
3 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.90%) HTML
3 3 (3.90%) J2EE
3 3 (3.90%) WCF
3 3 (3.90%) Web Services
4 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.60%) COM
4 2 (2.60%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.60%) Middleware
4 2 (2.60%) REST
4 2 (2.60%) SOAP
4 2 (2.60%) Visualforce
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.30%) CSS
5 1 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) BYOD
4 2 (2.60%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Unix
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.17%) TOGAF
3 17 (22.08%) UML
4 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
5 15 (19.48%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (16.88%) Business Analysis
6 13 (16.88%) ITIL
7 12 (15.58%) Coaching
8 11 (14.29%) DevOps
8 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 11 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
9 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.69%) IT Strategy
10 9 (11.69%) Software Architecture
10 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
10 9 (11.69%) Zachman Framework
11 8 (10.39%) Logical Data Model
11 8 (10.39%) Logistics
12 7 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 8 (10.39%) Java
3 5 (6.49%) ABAP
3 5 (6.49%) C#
3 5 (6.49%) Python
4 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.19%) C++
4 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.90%) Perl
5 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.60%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) COBOL
7 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.30%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.60%) CCIE
2 2 (2.60%) CCNA
2 2 (2.60%) CCNP
3 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.30%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) MCSA
3 1 (1.30%) MCSE
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) COBIT
1 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.19%) PMO
2 1 (1.30%) NIST 800
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) Docker
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) EnCase
1 2 (2.60%) Nagios
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.30%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.30%) Nessus
2 1 (1.30%) Nmap
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (24.68%) Oracle
2 9 (11.69%) SAP
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.90%) Casewise
4 3 (3.90%) Cisco
4 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.60%) Hitachi
5 2 (2.60%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.30%) Adobe
6 1 (1.30%) CA
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix
6 1 (1.30%) Google
6 1 (1.30%) Green Hills
6 1 (1.30%) HP
6 1 (1.30%) NetApp
6 1 (1.30%) QNX
6 1 (1.30%) Software AG
6 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.30%) webMethods