Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £73,750 in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Architect
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 30 44
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 34 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 5.63% 2.54% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 2.70% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 7
Knutsford median annual salary £73,750 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.92% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £55,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £72,750
Cheshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. 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
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies in Knutsford with a recognized job title 554 111 279
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.72% 94.07% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 257 34 242
Knutsford median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £32,300 £20,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.56%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Knutsford

Architect
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Architect in Knutsford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Knutsford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Knutsford

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Knutsford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 27 (79.41%) Finance
2 23 (67.65%) Banking
3 16 (47.06%) Apple iOS
4 14 (41.18%) Android
5 13 (38.24%) Windows
6 12 (35.29%) Smartphone
7 11 (32.35%) Handset
7 11 (32.35%) Client/Server
8 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (29.41%) Retail Banking
9 8 (23.53%) SDLC
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
10 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
10 7 (20.59%) Scrum
11 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
11 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
11 6 (17.65%) SOA
11 6 (17.65%) Service Management
11 6 (17.65%) Web Services
11 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.65%) Machine Learning
12 5 (14.71%) Big Data
12 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
12 5 (14.71%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (14.71%) Use Case
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (14.71%) OOP
12 5 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (14.71%) DSDM

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (14.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) IaaS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) SaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Office 365
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Xcode
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 27 (79.41%) Finance
2 23 (67.65%) Banking
3 10 (29.41%) Retail Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.76%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) RESTful
2 4 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (5.88%) Cocoa
3 2 (5.88%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.88%) iOS SDK
3 2 (5.88%) Java EE
3 2 (5.88%) Spring
3 2 (5.88%) SpriteKit
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Smartphone
2 11 (32.35%) Client/Server
2 11 (32.35%) Handset
3 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
4 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (11.76%) Social Media
6 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.94%) BYOD
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Apple iOS
2 14 (41.18%) Android
3 13 (38.24%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) SDLC
3 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
3 7 (20.59%) Scrum
4 6 (17.65%) Machine Learning
4 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 6 (17.65%) Service Management
4 6 (17.65%) SOA
4 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 5 (14.71%) DSDM
5 5 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Use Case
5 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) Data Integration
6 4 (11.76%) Data Management
6 4 (11.76%) Information Management
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C++
2 3 (8.82%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) Apple Swift
3 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Cognizant
3 2 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat