Period
to 1 April 2020

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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

Architect
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 61 64
Rank change year-on-year +21 +3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 27 4 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Warrington 5.73% 0.79% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 0.80% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 5
Median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £51,400 £52,400 £50,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,000 £63,750
Cheshire median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00% -10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 466 498 573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.94% 98.61% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 367 369 468
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £43,625 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% - +16.88%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Warrington

Architect
Salary Trend in Warrington

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Architect in Warrington.

Salary trend for Architect in Warrington

Architect
Salary Histogram in Warrington

Salary distribution for jobs citing Architect in Warrington over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Architect in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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 Warrington region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 26 (96.30%) Azure
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) TOGAF
3 13 (48.15%) PaaS
3 13 (48.15%) Analytics
3 13 (48.15%) Data Science
4 12 (44.44%) Innovative Thinking
4 12 (44.44%) SDLC
4 12 (44.44%) Threat Modelling
4 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
4 12 (44.44%) Software Architecture
4 12 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 12 (44.44%) AWS
4 12 (44.44%) PhD
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (44.44%) ETL
5 11 (40.74%) Finance
5 11 (40.74%) webMethods
5 11 (40.74%) C#
5 11 (40.74%) .NET
5 11 (40.74%) REST
5 11 (40.74%) React
5 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
5 11 (40.74%) Swagger
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 7 (25.93%) Mule
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (96.30%) Azure
2 13 (48.15%) PaaS
3 12 (44.44%) AWS
4 1 (3.70%) IaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
4 1 (3.70%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Power BI
4 1 (3.70%) QlikView
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
General
1 12 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Police
3 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
1 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
1 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
1 11 (40.74%) React
1 11 (40.74%) REST
1 11 (40.74%) Swagger
2 7 (25.93%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (25.93%) Kafka
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 6 (22.22%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 5 (18.52%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Analytics
2 13 (48.15%) Data Science
2 13 (48.15%) TOGAF
3 12 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 12 (44.44%) ETL
3 12 (44.44%) Innovative Thinking
3 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 12 (44.44%) SDLC
3 12 (44.44%) Software Architecture
3 12 (44.44%) Threat Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) CRM
4 7 (25.93%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (25.93%) Process Management
5 6 (22.22%) IT Strategy
6 4 (14.81%) Line Management
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft R
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) R
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) PhD
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) webMethods
3 7 (25.93%) New Relic
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) VMware