The median annual salary for a Architect was £44,317 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 58 34 37
Rank change year-on-year -24 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.50% 3.83% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 3.85% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 18
Median salary £44,317 £53,750 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.55% +0.46%  
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 Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 390 312 401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 98.24% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 351 255 333
Median salary £36,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.09% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
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 Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Leicester

Architect
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Architect in Leicester

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicester region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) C++
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) XML
4 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 6 (37.50%) Banking
6 5 (31.25%) WCF
6 5 (31.25%) Ajax
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (31.25%) High Availability
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) CMS
7 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) WPF
8 2 (12.50%) Content Management
8 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (18.75%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) Skype
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) Ajax
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) WPF
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) FNZ
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