Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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

Architect
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 66 77
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 31 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.69% 0.53% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 0.54% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 13
Leicester median annual salary £80,000 £58,000 £46,414
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% +24.96% -57.81%
10th Percentile £56,250 £44,600 £39,750
90th Percentile £100,375 £66,600 £95,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £67,500 £52,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +27.96% -4.09% -38.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 651 559 819
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.49% 98.94% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 532 517 741
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +5.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,700 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +6.58%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Leicester over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 Leicester region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) SAP
3 14 (45.16%) Retail
3 14 (45.16%) MVC
4 13 (41.94%) HTML
4 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
5 10 (32.26%) User Experience
5 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
5 10 (32.26%) jQuery
5 10 (32.26%) C#
5 10 (32.26%) .NET
5 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 10 (32.26%) Internet
5 10 (32.26%) Scrum
6 9 (29.03%) TOGAF
6 9 (29.03%) CSS
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
7 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) Ajax
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (22.58%) DevOps
8 7 (22.58%) Open Source
8 7 (22.58%) WCF
8 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (19.35%) IaaS
2 6 (19.35%) PaaS
3 5 (16.13%) Office 365
3 5 (16.13%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Internet
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) Wireless
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.90%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Ant
1 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) JUnit
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
1 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (45.16%) Retail
2 8 (25.81%) Finance
3 6 (19.35%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) jQuery
3 9 (29.03%) CSS
4 8 (25.81%) Ajax
5 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
5 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
5 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework
5 7 (22.58%) WCF
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Core
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (19.35%) Sass
6 6 (19.35%) Web Services
7 5 (16.13%) JSON
7 5 (16.13%) REST
8 4 (12.90%) HTML5
8 4 (12.90%) XML
9 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Mobile App
1 10 (32.26%) User Experience
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (16.13%) Internet of Things
4 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) MVC
3 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
4 10 (32.26%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) TOGAF
6 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (22.58%) DevOps
7 7 (22.58%) Open Source
7 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
8 6 (19.35%) CRM
8 6 (19.35%) Information Security
8 6 (19.35%) Kanban
8 6 (19.35%) Microservices
8 6 (19.35%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
8 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
8 6 (19.35%) SOA
8 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) T-SQL
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CISSP
1 6 (19.35%) SSCP
2 5 (16.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) SAP
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter