Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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

Architect
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 42 17
Rank change year-on-year -22 -25 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 28 38 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.31% 5.25% 12.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 5.52% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 22
Northampton median annual salary £72,500 £56,250 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.89% -4.26% -2.08%
10th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £79,775 £82,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £90,000 £60,000 £57,250
% change year-on-year +50.00% +4.80% -4.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 816 688 955
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.45% 95.03% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 606 521 616
Northampton median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £58,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Northampton

Architect
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Architect in Northampton

Architect
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Northampton over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Northampton

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

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

1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 10 (35.71%) Microservices
4 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (28.57%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) Master Data Management
6 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (25.00%) Big Data
6 7 (25.00%) IT Strategy
6 7 (25.00%) Data Architecture
6 7 (25.00%) Migration
6 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (17.86%) JSON
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (17.86%) Cloudera
8 5 (17.86%) High Availability
8 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
8 5 (17.86%) Apache Spark
8 5 (17.86%) BigQuery
8 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (17.86%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (17.86%) Monetization
8 5 (17.86%) MapR
8 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
8 5 (17.86%) Google
8 5 (17.86%) Scrum

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 5 (17.86%) Apache Spark
2 4 (14.29%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (17.86%) IBM Cloud
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (25.00%) Big Data
3 5 (17.86%) BigQuery
3 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
3 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.86%) Star Schema
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Law
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) JSON
1 5 (17.86%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Microservices
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 7 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 7 (25.00%) Migration
5 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) High Availability
7 5 (17.86%) Monetization
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 4 (14.29%) SOA
9 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.71%) DevOps
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) Metadata Management
9 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) Python
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cloudera
1 5 (17.86%) Google
1 5 (17.86%) MapR
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) Pega
2 1 (3.57%) SAP