Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 49 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 -36 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 31 26 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.15% 3.68% 13.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 3.87% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 47
Northampton median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +31.58% -12.31%
10th Percentile £57,300 £51,625 £52,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £89,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £78,750 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +21.15% +13.04% -11.54%

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 722 672 874
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 95.05% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 518 528 592
Northampton median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £25,050
90th Percentile £63,250 £59,125 £58,750
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Architect in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 15 (48.39%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Banking
3 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
3 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (25.81%) Big Data
5 8 (25.81%) IT Strategy
6 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
6 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (19.35%) SOA
7 6 (19.35%) Data Architecture
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (16.13%) SaaS
8 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
8 5 (16.13%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (16.13%) Monetization
8 5 (16.13%) Cloudera
8 5 (16.13%) MapR
8 5 (16.13%) Master Data Management
8 5 (16.13%) Apache Spark
8 5 (16.13%) BigQuery
8 5 (16.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (16.13%) Star Schema
8 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.13%) Python
8 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 5 (16.13%) XML
8 5 (16.13%) TOGAF

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 (16.13%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.45%) JBoss
2 2 (6.45%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (16.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (16.13%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (16.13%) SaaS
4 2 (6.45%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (3.23%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Big Data
2 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
3 5 (16.13%) BigQuery
3 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.13%) Star Schema
4 3 (9.68%) MariaDB
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.45%) Impala
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Law
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Publishing
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) JSON
1 5 (16.13%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) J2EE
3 2 (6.45%) REST
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Credit Risk
1 2 (6.45%) FMCG
1 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
1 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
3 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (25.81%) IT Strategy
5 6 (19.35%) Data Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) SOA
6 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.13%) Master Data Management
6 5 (16.13%) Monetization
6 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
7 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Microservices
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) Wealth Management
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (6.45%) Data Strategy
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (6.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) Python
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Basel III
1 2 (6.45%) COREP
1 2 (6.45%) CRD IV
1 2 (6.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Cloudera
1 5 (16.13%) Google
1 5 (16.13%) MapR
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Pega