Period
to 25 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 40 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 61 59 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.29% 5.16% 8.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 5.33% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 55
Northamptonshire median annual salary £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% - -2.13%
10th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £51,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £80,000 £67,500
East Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% +4.35%

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 1,381 1,106 1,428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.05% 96.76% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,091 942 1,065
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -6 26 £90,000 +50.00% 3
Northampton -18 26 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Brackley - 1 £65,000 -
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 21 (34.43%) Java
2 20 (32.79%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (32.79%) Enterprise Architecture
2 20 (32.79%) Big Data
3 18 (29.51%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (29.51%) Metadata Management
4 17 (27.87%) Master Data Management
4 17 (27.87%) TOGAF
5 16 (26.23%) IT Strategy
6 15 (24.59%) Zachman Framework
7 14 (22.95%) Visualisation
8 13 (21.31%) Microservices
9 12 (19.67%) Data Architecture
9 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
10 11 (18.03%) Migration
10 11 (18.03%) Finance
10 11 (18.03%) Degree
11 10 (16.39%) Web Services
12 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
12 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (14.75%) SDLC
13 8 (13.11%) Java 8
13 8 (13.11%) RESTful
13 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
13 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
13 8 (13.11%) Spring
14 7 (11.48%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 (9.84%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.20%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) SAS
5 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.28%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.28%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.28%) SAP FI-AP
1 2 (3.28%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (6.56%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (4.92%) Office 365
5 2 (3.28%) IaaS
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.64%) PaaS
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Intranet
1 2 (3.28%) LAN
1 2 (3.28%) WAN
1 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.64%) DHCP
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) Big Data
1 20 (32.79%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.56%) BigQuery
4 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.56%) Star Schema
5 3 (4.92%) Endeca
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (11.48%) Hudson
2 6 (9.84%) JUnit
2 6 (9.84%) Mockito
3 2 (3.28%) Maven
3 2 (3.28%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Electronics
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) Web Services
2 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
2 8 (13.11%) RESTful
2 8 (13.11%) Spring
3 7 (11.48%) J2EE
4 5 (8.20%) jQuery
4 5 (8.20%) XML
5 4 (6.56%) JSON
6 3 (4.92%) Lucene
7 2 (3.28%) Java EE
7 2 (3.28%) SAP CO-PA
7 2 (3.28%) SOAP
8 1 (1.64%) CSLA
8 1 (1.64%) EJB
8 1 (1.64%) JMS
8 1 (1.64%) Kafka
8 1 (1.64%) LDAP
8 1 (1.64%) Memcached
8 1 (1.64%) Middleware
8 1 (1.64%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.92%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.64%) FMCG
5 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (29.51%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (29.51%) Metadata Management
3 17 (27.87%) Master Data Management
3 17 (27.87%) TOGAF
4 16 (26.23%) IT Strategy
5 15 (24.59%) Zachman Framework
6 14 (22.95%) Visualisation
7 13 (21.31%) Microservices
8 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (19.67%) Data Architecture
9 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
9 11 (18.03%) Migration
10 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
10 9 (14.75%) SDLC
10 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
12 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
13 6 (9.84%) Data Integration
13 6 (9.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) Java
2 8 (13.11%) Java 8
3 7 (11.48%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.56%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) SPARQL
7 2 (3.28%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) CCDP
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Cloudera
2 4 (6.56%) Google
2 4 (6.56%) MapR
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco
4 2 (3.28%) Dell
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Informatica
5 1 (1.64%) Pega
5 1 (1.64%) Teradata