Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 39 63
Rank change year-on-year -55 +24 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 162 397 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.07% 6.07% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 6.21% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 98 218 231
East Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £66,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% +6.80% +12.61%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5129 6392 7297
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.68% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4283 5072 5910
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -25 56 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Nottinghamshire -48 53 £72,500 +3.57% 5
Derbyshire +9 25 £55,000 -35.29% 1
Leicestershire +2 9 £52,750 -4.09% 2
Lincolnshire +3 7 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 67 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (33.95%) Java
3 41 (25.31%) .NET
4 36 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 30 (18.52%) Retail
6 27 (16.67%) Finance
7 24 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (14.20%) SQL Server
8 23 (14.20%) C#
9 22 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (12.96%) Software Engineering
11 19 (11.73%) Banking
11 19 (11.73%) IT Strategy
12 18 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
12 18 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
12 18 (11.11%) SQL
12 18 (11.11%) SAP
12 18 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 17 (10.49%) DevOps
13 17 (10.49%) Microservices
13 17 (10.49%) Big Data
14 16 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (9.88%) Presales
14 16 (9.88%) Scrum
15 15 (9.26%) ITIL
15 15 (9.26%) C++
15 15 (9.26%) SDLC
15 15 (9.26%) Analytics
16 14 (8.64%) Software Delivery

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 10 (6.17%) JBoss
1 10 (6.17%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.62%) CICS
4 1 (0.62%) CMS
4 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.62%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.62%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.62%) InVision
1 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) SAP HCM
2 6 (3.70%) SAP HR
3 5 (3.09%) SAP CO
3 5 (3.09%) SAP FI
3 5 (3.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.85%) Maximo
5 2 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.62%) SAP CAR
6 1 (0.62%) SAP FI-AP
6 1 (0.62%) SAP FI-AR
6 1 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.62%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.02%) SaaS
3 8 (4.94%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (1.85%) IaaS
4 3 (1.85%) PaaS
5 2 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.23%) Office 365
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.62%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) Firewall
2 7 (4.32%) Internet
3 3 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.23%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.23%) MPLS
4 2 (1.23%) SAN
4 2 (1.23%) Wireless
5 1 (0.62%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.62%) GPRS
5 1 (0.62%) GSM
5 1 (0.62%) LAN
5 1 (0.62%) Network Security
5 1 (0.62%) SSL
5 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.62%) WAN
5 1 (0.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.49%) Big Data
3 10 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (6.17%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.56%) SAP HANA
4 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.94%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.32%) Power BI
6 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (3.09%) Biml
8 4 (2.47%) MySQL
8 4 (2.47%) OLTP
8 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.85%) GIS
9 3 (1.85%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (6.17%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.85%) JIRA
4 3 (1.85%) Selenium
4 3 (1.85%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.23%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.23%) ERwin
5 2 (1.23%) Gradle
5 2 (1.23%) JUnit
5 2 (1.23%) MSTest
5 2 (1.23%) NUnit
5 2 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.62%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.62%) Subversion
6 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (18.52%) Retail
2 27 (16.67%) Finance
3 19 (11.73%) Banking
4 11 (6.79%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.32%) Advertising
6 5 (3.09%) Electronics
6 5 (3.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.85%) Automotive
7 3 (1.85%) Front Office
7 3 (1.85%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.85%) Law
8 2 (1.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.62%) Games
9 1 (0.62%) Legal
9 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.31%) .NET
2 14 (8.64%) Web Services
3 13 (8.02%) Spring
4 12 (7.41%) Middleware
5 11 (6.79%) JMS
6 10 (6.17%) Hibernate
6 10 (6.17%) RESTful
6 10 (6.17%) XML
7 9 (5.56%) Java EE
8 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET
8 8 (4.94%) JSON
9 7 (4.32%) CSS
9 7 (4.32%) HTML
9 7 (4.32%) MDX
10 6 (3.70%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.70%) J2EE
11 5 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (3.09%) WebSockets
11 5 (3.09%) XSLT
12 4 (2.47%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.32%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.32%) User Experience
5 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.09%) Device Driver
5 5 (3.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.85%) DataPower
8 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.23%) CESG
8 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.23%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.62%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.94%) Windows
2 4 (2.47%) Linux
3 3 (1.85%) Unix
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.62%) Android
5 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 22 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 19 (11.73%) IT Strategy
6 18 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 18 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 18 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
7 17 (10.49%) DevOps
7 17 (10.49%) Microservices
8 16 (9.88%) Presales
8 16 (9.88%) Scrum
9 15 (9.26%) Analytics
9 15 (9.26%) ITIL
9 15 (9.26%) SDLC
10 14 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (8.64%) SOA
10 14 (8.64%) Software Delivery
11 11 (6.79%) Migration
11 11 (6.79%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 55 (33.95%) Java
2 23 (14.20%) C#
3 18 (11.11%) SQL
4 15 (9.26%) C++
5 11 (6.79%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.32%) Scala
8 6 (3.70%) C
9 4 (2.47%) XPath
10 3 (1.85%) PHP
11 2 (1.23%) COBOL
12 1 (0.62%) Python
12 1 (0.62%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (4.94%) Degree
2 6 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.09%) CCIE
4 3 (1.85%) CCDE
4 3 (1.85%) CCNP
5 2 (1.23%) CCNA
5 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) APMP
6 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.85%) COBIT
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.62%) MISRA
3 1 (0.62%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) Firmware
2 2 (1.23%) Docker
3 1 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.62%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Ansible
1 2 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) Kibana
2 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.62%) logstash
2 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.62%) Packer
Vendors
1 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 18 (11.11%) SAP
2 6 (3.70%) Cisco
3 5 (3.09%) IBM
4 4 (2.47%) Oracle
5 3 (1.85%) hybris
5 3 (1.85%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.23%) Ariba
6 2 (1.23%) Google
7 1 (0.62%) Citrix
7 1 (0.62%) Pega
7 1 (0.62%) Software AG
7 1 (0.62%) Teradata
7 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.62%) VMware