The median annual salary for a Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Architect
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 16 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 11 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 8.33% 11.67% 5.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 12.10% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 21
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.42%  
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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 132 405 382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 100.00% 96.43% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 119 362 305
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Ipswich

Architect
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Architect in Ipswich

Architect
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Ipswich over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Ipswich region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (25.00%) Big Data
4 4 (20.00%) API Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Data Encryption
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) .NET
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (20.00%) Online Security
5 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
5 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (15.00%) DataPower
5 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.00%) Java EE
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) ArchiMate
5 3 (15.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) Kalido
5 1 (5.00%) Power BI
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Java EE
3 2 (10.00%) Ajax
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) OSGi
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (5.00%) Akka
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.00%) DataPower
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) API Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Data Encryption
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) Online Security
4 4 (20.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) ArchiMate
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.00%) Data Acquisition
7 1 (5.00%) Information Management
7 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Groovy
2 2 (10.00%) Scala
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) iptables
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle