Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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

Architect
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 46 61
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 36 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 5.08% 4.45% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.24% 4.60% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 48 22 28
York median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +52.63% -13.64%
10th Percentile £62,650 £51,000 £45,125
90th Percentile £99,250 £80,000 £75,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £68,750 £67,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.61% +41.05% -9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York. 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
York
Permanent vacancies in York with a recognized job title 687 695 729
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.90% 96.66% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 593 553 582
York median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,525
90th Percentile £58,000 £61,000 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in York

Architect
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Architect in York

Architect
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in York over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in York

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 York region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (27.78%) DevOps
5 9 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (25.00%) Finance
5 9 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (22.22%) Cloud Native
7 6 (16.67%) GDPR
7 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (16.67%) Information Security
7 6 (16.67%) SaaS
7 6 (16.67%) PaaS
7 6 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 6 (16.67%) IaaS
7 6 (16.67%) Spring
8 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (13.89%) Network Security
9 4 (11.11%) Spring Boot
9 4 (11.11%) Presales
9 4 (11.11%) Docker
9 4 (11.11%) Microservices
9 4 (11.11%) Java 8
9 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (8.33%) Business Development
10 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (8.33%) Retail
10 3 (8.33%) Python

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.67%) IaaS
2 6 (16.67%) PaaS
2 6 (16.67%) SaaS
3 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.78%) Office 365
5 1 (2.78%) Route 53
5 1 (2.78%) Serverless
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Spring
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) Spring Boot
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) Java EE
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (22.22%) Cloud Native
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) DevOps
3 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (16.67%) Information Security
3 6 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.11%) Microservices
5 4 (11.11%) Presales
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) Business Development
6 3 (8.33%) IT Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.56%) SDLC
7 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.78%) Commercial Awareness
8 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.78%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) Java 8
3 3 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) Groovy
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Terraform
2 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Capita
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft