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The median annual salary for an Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

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

Architect
England > North East
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 56 54
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 33 49 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.26% 4.16% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 4.50% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 16
10th Percentile £50,250 £46,500 £61,250
25th Percentile £51,000 £52,000 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £66,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.85% +1.54% -
75th Percentile £84,688 £82,500 -
90th Percentile £108,625 £95,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,386 1,089 738
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 92.37% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 987 843 630
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,225
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
75th Percentile £61,500 £56,500 £51,063
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in the North East

Architect
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Architect in the North East.

Salary trend for Architect in the North East

Architect
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Architect in the North East over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Architect in the North East

Architect
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the North East region over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -8 27 £73,750 +5.36% 14
Durham -16 4 £85,000 +57.41% 1
Northumberland - 1 £50,250 -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, Architect job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 11 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
3 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 8 (24.24%) Degree
4 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
4 8 (24.24%) QA
4 8 (24.24%) Agile
4 8 (24.24%) Software Delivery
5 7 (21.21%) ITIL
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.21%) AWS
6 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) Data Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) Architectural Design
6 5 (15.15%) Business Case
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Finance
7 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) Azure
7 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Google
8 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Retail
8 3 (9.09%) Migration
8 3 (9.09%) C#
8 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 3 (9.09%) SQL
8 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Azure
3 2 (6.06%) GCP
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) DynamoDB
2 1 (3.03%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (3.03%) Metadata
General
1 11 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Law
5 1 (3.03%) Agriculture
5 1 (3.03%) Automotive
5 1 (3.03%) Tech for Good
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) React
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (6.06%) IoT
1 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Contactless
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
2 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 8 (24.24%) Agile
3 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
3 8 (24.24%) Software Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) Architectural Design
5 5 (15.15%) Business Case
5 5 (15.15%) Data Architecture
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (9.09%) Data Strategy
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (6.06%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C#
1 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
5 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Pega