Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Architect
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 42 54
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 21 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.24% 3.98% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 4.05% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 44
Swindon median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £51,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £72,919
Wiltshire median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -4.35% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 620 765 948
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 98.33% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 526 652 861
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% -2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,628 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Swindon

Architect
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Architect in Swindon

Architect
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Swindon over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Swindon

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

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

1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (28.57%) ERwin
3 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) UML
5 3 (14.29%) Spring
5 3 (14.29%) Google
5 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (14.29%) Ansible
5 3 (14.29%) Docker
5 3 (14.29%) Microservices
5 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes
5 3 (14.29%) Puppet
5 3 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) User Stories
6 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
6 2 (9.52%) Presales

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) ADSL
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) MPLS
1 1 (4.76%) PSTN
1 1 (4.76%) SMTP
1 1 (4.76%) VLAN
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) VRRP
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
1 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) ERwin
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) RESTful
1 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) Java EE
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Debian
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 6 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Microservices
4 3 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
5 2 (9.52%) Presales
5 2 (9.52%) Sequence Diagram
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
6 1 (4.76%) API Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Logistics
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
1 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Cadence
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (4.76%) Mitel
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat