Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 11 51
Rank change year-on-year -31 +40 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 33 140 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.81% 14.20% 4.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.08% 14.75% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 35
Northampton median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £50,050
90th Percentile £78,850 £86,750 £70,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +4.35%

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 650 949 1442
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.25% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 490 593 1285
Northampton median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,100 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,700 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northampton region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 13 (39.39%) Java
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) IT Strategy
3 9 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
4 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
4 8 (24.24%) Presales
4 8 (24.24%) Hardware Maintenance
5 7 (21.21%) Banking
5 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
6 6 (18.18%) Finance
6 6 (18.18%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 6 (18.18%) Microservices
6 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.12%) Web Services
8 4 (12.12%) Retail
8 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (9.09%) Spring
9 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
9 3 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) Law
9 3 (9.09%) C++
9 3 (9.09%) OO
9 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce

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 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.03%) JBoss
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
1 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Gradle
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) JUnit
1 2 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Finance
4 4 (12.12%) Retail
5 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 3 (9.09%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) JMS
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
3 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 2 (6.06%) REST
3 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) Java EE
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) IT Strategy
3 9 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 8 (24.24%) Hardware Maintenance
4 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
4 8 (24.24%) Presales
5 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
6 6 (18.18%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 6 (18.18%) Microservices
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (9.09%) OO
9 3 (9.09%) OOD
9 3 (9.09%) SOA
9 3 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) Scala
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) COBOL
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) hybris
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Pega
3 1 (3.03%) VMware