The median annual salary for an Architect was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 50 37
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.09% 0.66% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.68% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £68,750 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +0.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 176 293 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 96.17% 96.38% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 153 268 159
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Stoke-on-Trent

Architect
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Stoke-on-Trent.

Salary trend for Architect in Stoke-on-Trent

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) SOA
2 10 (83.33%) NoSQL
3 9 (75.00%) QA
3 9 (75.00%) N-Tier
3 9 (75.00%) Functional Programming
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) CSS
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (58.33%) Riak
5 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (58.33%) OOP
6 6 (50.00%) Open Source
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
7 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
7 5 (41.67%) Service Design
7 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (41.67%) Blog
7 5 (41.67%) Degree
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (41.67%) SOAP
7 5 (41.67%) RDBMS

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (58.33%) Riak
3 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Neo4j
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) Velocity
5 4 (33.33%) WPF
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) WinForms
6 3 (25.00%) XHTML
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Core
7 2 (16.67%) Kafka
8 1 (8.33%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (41.67%) Blog
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) SOA
2 9 (75.00%) Functional Programming
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) OOP
5 6 (50.00%) Open Source
6 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (41.67%) Service Design
7 4 (33.33%) High Availability
7 4 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (33.33%) Microservices
7 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
7 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
8 3 (25.00%) Web Development
9 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
9 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
9 2 (16.67%) OO
9 2 (16.67%) People Management
10 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Erlang
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft