Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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

Architect
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 49 15
Rank change year-on-year +7 -34 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 68 48 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.67% 4.40% 12.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 4.60% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 53
Northamptonshire median annual salary £90,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +4.35% -8.00%
10th Percentile £63,750 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £78,500 £82,750
East Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £60,000 £66,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.11% +2.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1,162 1,043 1,392
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 95.69% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 911 826 946
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £58,125
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Northamptonshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Architect in Northamptonshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Northamptonshire

Architect
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 30 £75,000 +13.21% 3
Corby +10 27 £92,500 +61.57%
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 28 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 26 (38.24%) TOGAF
3 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 25 (36.76%) Big Data
4 21 (30.88%) IT Strategy
5 18 (26.47%) Zachman Framework
6 17 (25.00%) CRM
6 17 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (22.06%) Java
7 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (22.06%) Decision-Making
8 13 (19.12%) Master Data Management
8 13 (19.12%) Marketing
9 12 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (14.71%) Data Architecture
11 10 (14.71%) Telesales
11 10 (14.71%) Degree
11 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
11 10 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (13.24%) ERP
12 9 (13.24%) Risk Management
13 8 (11.76%) Hadoop
13 8 (11.76%) Visualisation
13 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (11.76%) Open Source
13 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (11.76%) Scrum
13 8 (11.76%) Banking

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 7 (10.29%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (10.29%) IBM Cloud
4 5 (7.35%) SaaS
5 2 (2.94%) Office 365
6 1 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.47%) IaaS
6 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) LAN
2 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.76%) Big Data
2 17 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 7 (10.29%) BigQuery
4 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.29%) Star Schema
5 2 (2.94%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.47%) Endeca
6 1 (1.47%) Impala
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Marketing
3 8 (11.76%) Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Electronics
5 3 (4.41%) Law
6 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Publishing
7 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) JSON
1 7 (10.29%) XML
2 2 (2.94%) J2EE
2 2 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) HTML5
3 1 (1.47%) Lucene
3 1 (1.47%) Middleware
3 1 (1.47%) Spring
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (4.41%) User Experience
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.94%) Reference Data
2 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Fintech
3 1 (1.47%) FMCG
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
1 1 (1.47%) Unix
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 26 (38.24%) TOGAF
3 21 (30.88%) IT Strategy
4 18 (26.47%) Zachman Framework
5 17 (25.00%) CRM
6 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.06%) Decision-Making
7 13 (19.12%) Master Data Management
8 12 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (14.71%) Data Architecture
9 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
9 10 (14.71%) Telesales
10 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (13.24%) ERP
10 9 (13.24%) Risk Management
11 8 (11.76%) Data Modelling
11 8 (11.76%) Open Source
11 8 (11.76%) Scrum
11 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) Java
2 7 (10.29%) Python
2 7 (10.29%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) C++
3 1 (1.47%) Scala
3 1 (1.47%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.47%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) COBIT
2 3 (4.41%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) GDPR
4 1 (1.47%) Basel III
4 1 (1.47%) COREP
4 1 (1.47%) CRD IV
4 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (10.29%) Cloudera
2 7 (10.29%) Google
2 7 (10.29%) MapR
3 3 (4.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.47%) Adobe
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Pega
5 1 (1.47%) Talend
5 1 (1.47%) VMware