Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 19 42
Rank change year-on-year -34 +23 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 42 156 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.81% 11.39% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 11.88% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 39
Northamptonshire median annual salary £66,250 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.22% -11.54% +13.04%
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,375 £70,500
East Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +26.13%

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 1,060 1,313 1,709
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 95.84% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 853 949 1,397
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,750 £22,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +1.28%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -39 24 £75,000 +31.58% 2
Corby - 6 £57,250 - 3
Brackley - 1 £65,000 -
Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 20 (47.62%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 10 (23.81%) Spring
6 9 (21.43%) Banking
6 9 (21.43%) Java EE
6 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
7 8 (19.05%) Finance
7 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 7 (16.67%) Microservices
8 7 (16.67%) Web Services
8 7 (16.67%) ITIL
8 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 7 (16.67%) SOA
9 6 (14.29%) JMS
9 6 (14.29%) SQL
9 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (14.29%) DevOps
9 6 (14.29%) SDLC
9 6 (14.29%) IT Strategy
10 5 (11.90%) Zachman Framework
10 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (11.90%) Open Source
10 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.90%) Scrum
10 5 (11.90%) IBM
10 5 (11.90%) C++

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 5 (11.90%) JBoss
1 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI-AP
1 1 (2.38%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Gradle
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) JUnit
1 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (21.43%) Banking
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Law
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Spring
2 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
2 9 (21.43%) Java EE
3 7 (16.67%) Web Services
4 6 (14.29%) JMS
5 4 (9.52%) Middleware
5 4 (9.52%) RESTful
5 4 (9.52%) SOAP
6 3 (7.14%) LAMP
7 2 (4.76%) .NET
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.38%) CSS
8 1 (2.38%) HTML
8 1 (2.38%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (2.38%) J2EE
8 1 (2.38%) JSON
8 1 (2.38%) SAP CO-PA
8 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.76%) DataPower
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Android
2 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Microservices
4 7 (16.67%) SOA
5 6 (14.29%) DevOps
5 6 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 6 (14.29%) SDLC
5 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Open Source
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.90%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (9.52%) Coaching
7 4 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (9.52%) Web Operations
8 3 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) C++
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) COBOL
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) COBIT
2 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) IBM
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Google
4 3 (7.14%) Teradata
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) hybris
6 1 (2.38%) Pega