Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 37 23
Rank change year-on-year -9 -14 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 71 72 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.97% 6.24% 8.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 6.49% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 44
Northamptonshire median annual salary £85,000 £58,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.68% +2.17% -4.17%
10th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £79,825 £78,375
East Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +5.69% +6.96%

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 1,389 1,110 1,392
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.20% 96.27% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,083 899 1,022
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,200 £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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +4 35 £90,000 +53.52% 2
Northampton -21 29 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 32 (45.07%) Enterprise Architecture
2 27 (38.03%) TOGAF
2 27 (38.03%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (36.62%) Big Data
3 26 (36.62%) IT Strategy
4 24 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (33.80%) Zachman Framework
5 23 (32.39%) Master Data Management
5 23 (32.39%) Metadata Management
6 19 (26.76%) Visualisation
7 18 (25.35%) Java
8 17 (23.94%) Finance
9 15 (21.13%) Degree
10 13 (18.31%) Data Architecture
10 13 (18.31%) Decision-Making
11 11 (15.49%) Migration
11 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (15.49%) Data Modelling
12 10 (14.08%) Microservices
12 10 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (11.27%) SQL
15 7 (9.86%) Web Services
15 7 (9.86%) CRM
15 7 (9.86%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (9.86%) Electronics
15 7 (9.86%) Digital Marketing
15 7 (9.86%) Telesales
15 7 (9.86%) Marketing

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 (8.45%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.23%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) JBoss
5 1 (1.41%) SAS
5 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.82%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.82%) SAP FI-AP
1 2 (2.82%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (7.04%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (4.23%) Office 365
5 2 (2.82%) IaaS
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.41%) PaaS
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) Intranet
2 2 (2.82%) LAN
2 2 (2.82%) WAN
2 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.41%) DHCP
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (36.62%) Big Data
3 7 (9.86%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.04%) BigQuery
4 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.04%) Star Schema
5 3 (4.23%) Endeca
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (5.63%) Hudson
1 4 (5.63%) JUnit
1 4 (5.63%) Mockito
2 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.41%) Maven
2 1 (1.41%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Electronics
2 7 (9.86%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Law
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) Web Services
2 6 (8.45%) XML
3 5 (7.04%) J2EE
3 5 (7.04%) JSON
4 4 (5.63%) RESTful
5 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.23%) jQuery
5 3 (4.23%) Lucene
5 3 (4.23%) Spring
6 2 (2.82%) SAP CO-PA
7 1 (1.41%) CSLA
7 1 (1.41%) EJB
7 1 (1.41%) JMS
7 1 (1.41%) JSP
7 1 (1.41%) Kafka
7 1 (1.41%) LDAP
7 1 (1.41%) Memcached
7 1 (1.41%) Middleware
7 1 (1.41%) Servlets
7 1 (1.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
4 3 (4.23%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.41%) FMCG
6 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Enterprise Architecture
2 27 (38.03%) TOGAF
3 26 (36.62%) IT Strategy
4 24 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (33.80%) Zachman Framework
5 23 (32.39%) Master Data Management
5 23 (32.39%) Metadata Management
6 19 (26.76%) Visualisation
7 13 (18.31%) Data Architecture
7 13 (18.31%) Decision-Making
8 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (15.49%) Data Modelling
8 11 (15.49%) Migration
9 10 (14.08%) Microservices
10 7 (9.86%) CRM
10 7 (9.86%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (9.86%) SDLC
10 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (9.86%) Telesales
11 6 (8.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) Java
2 8 (11.27%) SQL
3 5 (7.04%) Java 8
3 5 (7.04%) Python
4 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.23%) SPARQL
5 2 (2.82%) Scala
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.41%) CCDP
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.23%) COBIT
2 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (7.04%) Cloudera
2 5 (7.04%) Google
2 5 (7.04%) MapR
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco
4 2 (2.82%) Dell
4 2 (2.82%) Pega
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) Informatica
5 1 (1.41%) Teradata