Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 34 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 76 67 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.97% 6.05% 11.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 6.31% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 44 32
Northamptonshire median annual salary £90,000 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +2.13% -2.08%
10th Percentile £65,200 £49,875 £52,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £79,925 £78,625
East Midlands median annual salary £77,500 £62,500 £66,500
% change year-on-year +24.00% -6.02% +10.83%

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 1,235 1,061 1,325
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 95.84% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 978 833 916
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £57,500
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 17 October 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 17 October 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
Corby +8 38 £91,250 +59.39%
Northampton -27 27 £71,250 +29.55% 4
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 33 (43.42%) Enterprise Architecture
2 31 (40.79%) Big Data
3 28 (36.84%) TOGAF
4 26 (34.21%) IT Strategy
5 25 (32.89%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (31.58%) Zachman Framework
7 23 (30.26%) Finance
8 20 (26.32%) Java
9 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (23.68%) CRM
10 18 (23.68%) Master Data Management
10 18 (23.68%) Degree
11 17 (22.37%) Decision-Making
12 14 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (18.42%) Marketing
12 14 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (18.42%) Open Source
12 14 (18.42%) Metadata Management
13 13 (17.11%) Visualisation
13 13 (17.11%) Data Architecture
13 13 (17.11%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
14 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
14 12 (15.79%) Hadoop
14 12 (15.79%) Apache Spark
15 11 (14.47%) BigQuery
15 11 (14.47%) Google Cloud Platform
15 11 (14.47%) Monetization
15 11 (14.47%) IBM Cloud
15 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure

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 12 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.95%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.95%) JBoss
3 2 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (14.47%) IBM Cloud
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.32%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) Big Data
2 25 (32.89%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (15.79%) Hadoop
4 11 (14.47%) BigQuery
4 11 (14.47%) NoSQL
4 11 (14.47%) Star Schema
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.95%) Endeca
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 14 (18.42%) Marketing
3 8 (10.53%) Electronics
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) JSON
1 11 (14.47%) XML
2 4 (5.26%) Web Services
3 3 (3.95%) Lucene
4 1 (1.32%) Kafka
4 1 (1.32%) Middleware
4 1 (1.32%) REST
4 1 (1.32%) RESTful
4 1 (1.32%) Spring
4 1 (1.32%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Linux
1 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Enterprise Architecture
2 28 (36.84%) TOGAF
3 26 (34.21%) IT Strategy
4 24 (31.58%) Zachman Framework
5 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (23.68%) CRM
6 18 (23.68%) Master Data Management
7 17 (22.37%) Decision-Making
8 14 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (18.42%) Metadata Management
8 14 (18.42%) Open Source
9 13 (17.11%) Data Architecture
9 13 (17.11%) Data Modelling
9 13 (17.11%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (17.11%) Visualisation
10 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
11 11 (14.47%) Monetization
11 11 (14.47%) Telesales
12 10 (13.16%) Microservices
13 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) Java
2 11 (14.47%) Python
2 11 (14.47%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) SPARQL
4 2 (2.63%) Scala
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) COBIT
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Cloudera
1 11 (14.47%) Google
1 11 (14.47%) MapR
1 11 (14.47%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe
3 1 (1.32%) IBM
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Pega
3 1 (1.32%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Talend