Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 22 52
Rank change year-on-year -15 +30 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 64 134 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.56% 9.12% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.76% 9.42% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43 51 72
Northamptonshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £79,950 £72,250 £79,500
East Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.69% +6.96% -4.17%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1111 1423 1742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 96.52% 96.87% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1062 1529
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,200 £57,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 July 2017.

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 22 July 2017. 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 -16 40 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Corby +2 7 £60,000 -6.98% 1
Daventry - 3 £55,000 -
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 32 (50.00%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) IT Strategy
3 14 (21.88%) TOGAF
3 14 (21.88%) Finance
4 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 12 (18.75%) Microservices
6 11 (17.19%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 10 (15.63%) Mobile App
8 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
8 9 (14.06%) SOA
9 8 (12.50%) OO
9 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 8 (12.50%) Spring
9 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (12.50%) High Availability
9 8 (12.50%) Presales
10 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
10 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.94%) Banking
10 7 (10.94%) Scala
10 7 (10.94%) Hibernate
10 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
10 7 (10.94%) C++
11 6 (9.38%) ITIL
11 6 (9.38%) JBoss
11 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
11 6 (9.38%) JMS
11 6 (9.38%) OOD

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 6 (9.38%) JBoss
1 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.56%) CICS
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) GIS
3 2 (3.13%) Big Data
3 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) Endeca
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Gradle
2 1 (1.56%) JUnit
2 1 (1.56%) LoadUI
2 1 (1.56%) Selenium
2 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) TestNG
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.94%) Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Front Office
6 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) Spring
2 7 (10.94%) Hibernate
3 6 (9.38%) JMS
4 5 (7.81%) Java EE
5 4 (6.25%) J2EE
5 4 (6.25%) RESTful
6 3 (4.69%) .NET
6 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (4.69%) Entity Framework
6 3 (4.69%) WCF
6 3 (4.69%) Web Services
6 3 (4.69%) XML
7 2 (3.13%) CSS
7 2 (3.13%) HTML
7 2 (3.13%) HTML5
7 2 (3.13%) JSON
7 2 (3.13%) REST
8 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.38%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) DataPower
5 2 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
1 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (37.50%) IT Strategy
2 14 (21.88%) TOGAF
3 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 12 (18.75%) Microservices
5 11 (17.19%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 9 (14.06%) SOA
6 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.50%) High Availability
7 8 (12.50%) OO
7 8 (12.50%) Presales
8 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (9.38%) ITIL
9 6 (9.38%) OOD
9 6 (9.38%) Scrum
9 6 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
10 5 (7.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (10.94%) C++
2 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.94%) Scala
3 3 (4.69%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) IBM
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco
3 1 (1.56%) hybris
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