Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Architect
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 14 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 55 91 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 13.92% 12.78% 9.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 13.32% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 39 83 50
Luton median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £80,500 £87,500 £77,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 385 683 594
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 95.93% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 281 582 504
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,450 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% +5.88%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Luton

Architect
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Architect in Luton

Architect
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Luton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Luton region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 25 (45.45%) TOGAF
2 23 (41.82%) Java
3 21 (38.18%) Retail
4 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (32.73%) SOA
6 17 (30.91%) Oracle
7 14 (25.45%) Degree
8 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
8 13 (23.64%) RDBMS
8 13 (23.64%) Relational Database
8 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
9 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 11 (20.00%) Finance
11 10 (18.18%) Spring
11 10 (18.18%) Web Services
11 10 (18.18%) JBoss
11 10 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (16.36%) NoSQL
12 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
12 9 (16.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (16.36%) Java EE
12 9 (16.36%) Data Integration
12 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (14.55%) Citrix
14 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
14 7 (12.73%) EJB
14 7 (12.73%) JDBC
14 7 (12.73%) Servlets

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 10 (18.18%) JBoss
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (10.91%) WildFly
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Hybris
1 3 (5.45%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (10.91%) Office 365
4 5 (9.09%) SaaS
5 3 (5.45%) Silverpop
6 2 (3.64%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (3.64%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) RDBMS
1 13 (23.64%) Relational Database
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (10.91%) Snowflake Schema
4 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
General
1 21 (38.18%) Retail
2 11 (20.00%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Publishing
5 1 (1.82%) Front Office
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) Spring
1 10 (18.18%) Web Services
2 9 (16.36%) Java EE
3 7 (12.73%) EJB
3 7 (12.73%) JDBC
3 7 (12.73%) JPA
3 7 (12.73%) Servlets
4 4 (7.27%) REST
4 4 (7.27%) SOAP
5 3 (5.45%) JMS
6 2 (3.64%) HTML
7 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Linked Data
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Unix
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) TOGAF
2 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (32.73%) SOA
4 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
5 11 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (16.36%) Data Integration
6 9 (16.36%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.73%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.91%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (10.91%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
8 6 (10.91%) SDLC
8 6 (10.91%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (10.91%) Visualisation
9 5 (9.09%) Business Transformation
9 5 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (9.09%) Network Architecture
9 5 (9.09%) Security Architecture
9 5 (9.09%) Supplier Management
9 5 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Java
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 6 (10.91%) C++
4 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.64%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) CCA
3 5 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (9.09%) MCP
3 5 (9.09%) MCSA
3 5 (9.09%) MCSE
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) CCDP
4 1 (1.82%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.09%) XenApp
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (5.45%) Ansible
3 2 (3.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.55%) Citrix
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco
4 4 (7.27%) Informatica
4 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 4 (7.27%) TIBCO
5 3 (5.45%) hybris
5 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 3 (5.45%) Pega
5 3 (5.45%) VMware
6 2 (3.64%) Adobe
6 2 (3.64%) Ensighten
6 2 (3.64%) Google
7 1 (1.82%) F5
7 1 (1.82%) Juniper