Period
to 18 November 2019

The median annual salary for an Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

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
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 67 88
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21 -48
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 167 200 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.23% 4.34% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 4.48% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 135 140 96
East Midlands median annual salary £85,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -10.11%
10th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £81,875
England median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -

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 3,828 4,465 5,038
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 96.83% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,269 3,516 4,200
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,600 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,364 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.73% - +5.26%

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 18 November 2019.

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 18 November 2019. 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 +16 59 £100,000 +11.11% 2
Nottinghamshire -27 48 £77,500 +10.71% 16
Leicestershire -1 25 £67,000 -0.74% 16
Derbyshire +13 16 £67,500 -3.57%
Lincolnshire - 6 £47,500 -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 68 (40.72%) Azure
2 48 (28.74%) Degree
3 44 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (26.35%) Microsoft
4 43 (25.75%) AWS
5 42 (25.15%) SAP
5 42 (25.15%) ERP
6 34 (20.36%) SAP Certification
7 29 (17.37%) Unit Testing
8 26 (15.57%) E-Commerce
8 26 (15.57%) Record to Report
9 25 (14.97%) Public Cloud
10 24 (14.37%) Enterprise Architecture
10 24 (14.37%) Migration
11 23 (13.77%) SAP ERP
12 22 (13.17%) DevOps
13 21 (12.57%) SQL
14 19 (11.38%) GAP Analysis
14 19 (11.38%) Retail
15 18 (10.78%) .NET
15 18 (10.78%) Windows
16 17 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (10.18%) Project Management
16 17 (10.18%) Analytics
16 17 (10.18%) Office 365
16 17 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
17 16 (9.58%) Microservices
17 16 (9.58%) TOGAF
17 16 (9.58%) Web Services
17 16 (9.58%) SQL Server

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 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.99%) CMS
3 4 (2.40%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.20%) Apache
4 2 (1.20%) Mule
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.60%) JBoss
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (13.77%) SAP ERP
2 10 (5.99%) SAP MM
3 7 (4.19%) SAP SD
4 5 (2.99%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (1.80%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.60%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.60%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 68 (40.72%) Azure
2 43 (25.75%) AWS
3 17 (10.18%) Office 365
4 15 (8.98%) IaaS
4 15 (8.98%) PaaS
5 9 (5.39%) SaaS
6 8 (4.79%) GCP
7 6 (3.59%) Boomi
8 5 (2.99%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (2.99%) Serverless
9 3 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.80%) iPaaS
10 2 (1.20%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (1.20%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (1.20%) GitHub
10 2 (1.20%) OpenShift
10 2 (1.20%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.60%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.40%) WAN
2 2 (1.20%) DNS
3 1 (0.60%) ATM
3 1 (0.60%) Firewall
3 1 (0.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.60%) SSL
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.59%) Big Data
3 9 (5.39%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.99%) MySQL
5 4 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.80%) OLAP
6 3 (1.80%) OLTP
6 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.20%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.20%) Power BI
7 2 (1.20%) Spark SQL
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.60%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Jenkins
1 8 (4.79%) Selenium
2 6 (3.59%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (3.59%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.20%) Ant
4 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.20%) Maven
4 2 (1.20%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (11.38%) Retail
2 13 (7.78%) Finance
3 8 (4.79%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.20%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.78%) .NET
2 16 (9.58%) Web Services
3 11 (6.59%) .NET Core
3 11 (6.59%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.79%) Node.js
5 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (3.59%) React
5 6 (3.59%) REST
5 6 (3.59%) WebSockets
6 4 (2.40%) JSON
7 3 (1.80%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.80%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.80%) COM
7 3 (1.80%) Express
7 3 (1.80%) JDBC
7 3 (1.80%) ODBC
7 3 (1.80%) Silverlight
7 3 (1.80%) SOAP
7 3 (1.80%) WPF
7 3 (1.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.97%) Public Cloud
2 14 (8.38%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.19%) Cloud Native
4 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.59%) EPoS
7 5 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.99%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.40%) User Experience
9 3 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.80%) Life Science
9 3 (1.80%) PMI
10 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.20%) CUDA
10 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.78%) Windows
2 8 (4.79%) Linux
2 8 (4.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.20%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.60%) AIX
4 1 (0.60%) Unix
4 1 (0.60%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.15%) ERP
3 29 (17.37%) Unit Testing
4 26 (15.57%) E-Commerce
4 26 (15.57%) Record to Report
5 24 (14.37%) Enterprise Architecture
5 24 (14.37%) Migration
6 22 (13.17%) DevOps
7 19 (11.38%) GAP Analysis
8 17 (10.18%) Analytics
8 17 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (10.18%) Project Management
8 17 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (9.58%) Microservices
9 16 (9.58%) TOGAF
10 15 (8.98%) CRM
10 15 (8.98%) Presales
11 14 (8.38%) ITIL
11 14 (8.38%) Procure-to-Pay
12 13 (7.78%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.57%) SQL
2 14 (8.38%) C#
3 12 (7.19%) Python
4 7 (4.19%) Java
5 5 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.40%) R
6 4 (2.40%) Scala
7 3 (1.80%) C
8 2 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (28.74%) Degree
2 34 (20.36%) SAP Certification
3 8 (4.79%) CISSP
4 7 (4.19%) CISA
4 7 (4.19%) CISM
5 6 (3.59%) CRISC
5 6 (3.59%) ISEB
5 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.59%) PMI Certification
5 6 (3.59%) PMP
6 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.40%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.80%) MCSD
9 1 (0.60%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.60%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) GDPR
2 9 (5.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.19%) COBIT
3 7 (4.19%) QA
4 6 (3.59%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.40%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Docker
3 1 (0.60%) Firmware
3 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.79%) SCCM
2 6 (3.59%) SCOM
3 3 (1.80%) Ansible
3 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 2 (1.20%) Kibana
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (26.35%) Microsoft
2 42 (25.15%) SAP
3 12 (7.19%) Oracle
3 12 (7.19%) ReadSoft
4 8 (4.79%) IBM
5 6 (3.59%) Sitecore
5 6 (3.59%) Talend
6 4 (2.40%) Databricks
6 4 (2.40%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.80%) Dell
7 3 (1.80%) Informatica
7 3 (1.80%) Jitterbit
7 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.80%) SnapLogic
7 3 (1.80%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.80%) WSO2
8 2 (1.20%) Google
8 2 (1.20%) VMware
8 2 (1.20%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.60%) Sage