Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £58,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 78 60
Rank change year-on-year +12 -18 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.52% 2.00% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 2.02% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 37
Leicester median annual salary £58,000 £49,457 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.27% -55.04% +91.30%
10th Percentile £44,600 £39,750 £45,250
90th Percentile £66,600 £95,000 £120,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £52,750 £55,000 £76,250
% change year-on-year -4.09% -27.87% +22.00%

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 569 840 801
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.27% 98.71% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 527 763 675
Leicester median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,900 £25,300 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £57,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,000 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -7.32% +6.49% -0.77%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Leicester

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

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

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Google