Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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

Architect
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 84 70
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 37 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.76% 1.63% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 1.67% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 37
Leicestershire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £52,250 £42,500 £44,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £63,750 £71,500
East Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 964 1,198 1,345
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.07% 97.40% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 885 959 1,117
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Leicestershire

Architect
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Architect in Leicestershire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Leicestershire

Architect
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Leicester +22 27 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Lutterworth - 2 - -
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Leicestershire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 21 (56.76%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) C#
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
4 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
5 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
6 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
8 9 (24.32%) CRM
8 9 (24.32%) ERP
8 9 (24.32%) WCF
8 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (21.62%) Project Management
9 8 (21.62%) MVC
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 7 (18.92%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
11 6 (16.22%) jQuery
11 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
11 6 (16.22%) Microservices
11 6 (16.22%) HTML
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
11 6 (16.22%) CSS
11 6 (16.22%) Advertising
11 6 (16.22%) Scrum
11 6 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (13.51%) Retail
12 5 (13.51%) Web Services

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (8.11%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.41%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Dynamics 365
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) IaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) PaaS
2 3 (8.11%) SaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
1 2 (5.41%) MPLS
1 2 (5.41%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.11%) Power BI
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (8.11%) Bitbucket
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
1 3 (8.11%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 6 (16.22%) Advertising
4 5 (13.51%) Retail
5 2 (5.41%) Games
5 2 (5.41%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Automotive
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) WCF
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (16.22%) CSS
3 6 (16.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.51%) Ajax
4 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
4 5 (13.51%) Web Services
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Core
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (10.81%) Sass
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Core
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (29.73%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (24.32%) CRM
2 9 (24.32%) ERP
3 8 (21.62%) MVC
3 8 (21.62%) Project Management
4 6 (16.22%) Microservices
4 6 (16.22%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 4 (10.81%) Business Transformation
6 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (10.81%) SOA
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CCDP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter