The median annual salary for a Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
England / East Midlands
Rank 68 55 61
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 100 129 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.48% 4.09% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 4.20% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 72 81 114
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,682 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £77,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2782 3071 3134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.73% 97.34% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2229 2450 2548
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in the East Midlands

Architect
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Architect in the East Midlands

Architect
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in the East Midlands

Architect
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +21 47 £71,250 +23.91% 4
Northamptonshire -14 21 £58,750 -2.08% 6
Derbyshire +7 15 £75,000 +36.36% 6
Leicestershire -13 10 £47,158 -4.73% 7
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 East Midlands region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 117 (40.07%) Java
2 116 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (22.60%) IT Strategy
4 60 (20.55%) Retail
5 59 (20.21%) TOGAF
6 58 (19.86%) Finance
7 48 (16.44%) JavaScript
8 45 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (14.38%) Microsoft
10 40 (13.70%) .NET
10 40 (13.70%) Scrum
11 37 (12.67%) Web Services
12 36 (12.33%) MVC
12 36 (12.33%) Degree
13 35 (11.99%) Enterprise Software
14 34 (11.64%) Big Data
14 34 (11.64%) Technical Architecture
14 34 (11.64%) MySQL
15 33 (11.30%) SQL Server
15 33 (11.30%) HTML
15 33 (11.30%) Banking
16 31 (10.62%) Enterprise Architecture
16 31 (10.62%) CSS
17 30 (10.27%) C#
18 29 (9.93%) J2EE
18 29 (9.93%) Linux
18 29 (9.93%) OO
19 28 (9.59%) Refactoring
19 28 (9.59%) REST
20 27 (9.25%) Continuous Improvement

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (3.08%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.71%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.71%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.37%) Apache
6 4 (1.37%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.37%) nginx
6 4 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.37%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.03%) CMS
8 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.40%) MS Office
3 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.68%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.68%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.68%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.68%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.19%) SaaS
2 15 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.08%) Office 365
5 6 (2.05%) IaaS
5 6 (2.05%) PaaS
6 5 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.37%) G Suite
8 3 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.68%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.79%) SAN
2 13 (4.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (3.08%) Firewall
4 7 (2.40%) VPN
5 6 (2.05%) Skype
6 4 (1.37%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.37%) WAN
7 3 (1.03%) LAN
7 3 (1.03%) VoIP
8 2 (0.68%) DHCP
8 2 (0.68%) HTTP
8 2 (0.68%) Internet
8 2 (0.68%) Wireless
9 1 (0.34%) ATM
9 1 (0.34%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.34%) WEP
9 1 (0.34%) Wireless Security
9 1 (0.34%) WPA
9 1 (0.34%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.64%) Big Data
1 34 (11.64%) MySQL
2 33 (11.30%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.56%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.74%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.74%) SAP HANA
7 7 (2.40%) DB2
7 7 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 5 (1.71%) OLTP
9 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.37%) Power BI
9 4 (1.37%) PowerCenter
9 4 (1.37%) SAP BW
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (9.25%) JUnit
2 26 (8.90%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.56%) Jenkins
4 24 (8.22%) Artifactory
4 24 (8.22%) Cucumber
4 24 (8.22%) Gradle
4 24 (8.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.37%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.68%) Ant
8 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.68%) JIRA
9 1 (0.34%) jMock
9 1 (0.34%) Maven
9 1 (0.34%) Mockito
9 1 (0.34%) NUnit
9 1 (0.34%) Selenium
9 1 (0.34%) TestNG
9 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 60 (20.55%) Retail
2 58 (19.86%) Finance
3 33 (11.30%) Banking
4 12 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.40%) Law
5 7 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.37%) Legal
6 4 (1.37%) Publishing
7 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) Military
8 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.70%) .NET
2 37 (12.67%) Web Services
3 33 (11.30%) HTML
4 31 (10.62%) CSS
5 29 (9.93%) J2EE
6 28 (9.59%) REST
7 27 (9.25%) JMS
8 26 (8.90%) Spring
8 26 (8.90%) Spring MVC
9 25 (8.56%) HTML5
10 24 (8.22%) ActiveMQ
10 24 (8.22%) JSON
11 12 (4.11%) XML
12 9 (3.08%) ASP.NET
13 8 (2.74%) jQuery
14 7 (2.40%) Middleware
15 6 (2.05%) Ajax
15 6 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (2.05%) WCF
16 4 (1.37%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.99%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (8.56%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.82%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.42%) User Experience
6 9 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.74%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.71%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.71%) FlexPod
9 4 (1.37%) CMDB
10 2 (0.68%) CESG
10 2 (0.68%) DataPower
10 2 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.34%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.93%) Linux
2 27 (9.25%) Unix
3 15 (5.14%) Windows
4 4 (1.37%) Android
4 4 (1.37%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.68%) Solaris
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (22.60%) IT Strategy
3 59 (20.21%) TOGAF
4 45 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (13.70%) Scrum
6 36 (12.33%) MVC
7 34 (11.64%) Technical Architecture
8 31 (10.62%) Enterprise Architecture
9 29 (9.93%) OO
10 28 (9.59%) Refactoring
11 27 (9.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (8.56%) TDD
13 24 (8.22%) BDD
14 21 (7.19%) Data Modelling
14 21 (7.19%) OOD
14 21 (7.19%) Project Management
15 20 (6.85%) Risk Management
15 20 (6.85%) Zachman Framework
16 19 (6.51%) DevOps
17 18 (6.16%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 117 (40.07%) Java
2 48 (16.44%) JavaScript
3 30 (10.27%) C#
4 19 (6.51%) Python
4 19 (6.51%) SQL
5 10 (3.42%) C++
6 4 (1.37%) ABAP
7 3 (1.03%) PHP
7 3 (1.03%) Scala
8 2 (0.68%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.68%) SOQL
9 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (12.33%) Degree
2 12 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.74%) CCIE
3 8 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.74%) MCSE
3 8 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.40%) MCITP
4 7 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.05%) CCNP
6 4 (1.37%) ISEB
6 4 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.37%) PMP
7 2 (0.68%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.34%) CISM
8 1 (0.34%) CISSP
8 1 (0.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.08%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.05%) COBIT
3 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.37%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.40%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.40%) vSphere
4 6 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.68%) vCloud
6 1 (0.34%) Docker
6 1 (0.34%) NFS
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (3.08%) SCOM
2 8 (2.74%) SCCM
3 7 (2.40%) SCSM
4 4 (1.37%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.03%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.34%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.34%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 42 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.90%) VMware
3 24 (8.22%) hybris
4 21 (7.19%) Cisco
4 21 (7.19%) NetApp
5 19 (6.51%) Oracle
6 15 (5.14%) Citrix
7 14 (4.79%) EMC
8 12 (4.11%) CheckPoint
8 12 (4.11%) Juniper
9 11 (3.77%) SAP
10 10 (3.42%) 3PAR
11 7 (2.40%) Aruba
11 7 (2.40%) SonicWALL
12 6 (2.05%) Fortinet
12 6 (2.05%) IBM
13 4 (1.37%) BMC
13 4 (1.37%) HP
13 4 (1.37%) Informatica
13 4 (1.37%) Red Hat
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