Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Architect
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 81 74
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.73% 0.32% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.33% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Lancashire median annual salary £72,500 £62,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.94% -17.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £62,500 £51,700 £72,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,160 £77,500
North West median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year - +4.84% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 787 915 818
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 97.44% 91.19%
Number of salaries quoted 627 836 658
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Lancashire

Architect
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Architect in Lancashire

Architect
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Skelmersdale - 6 £72,500 -
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Lancashire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Time Management
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Customer Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) SaaS

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) Customer Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Degree