The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Architect
Rank 692 681 749
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Architect 174 196 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 138 148 106
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £85,000 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Architect
Salary Trend

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

Business Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Business Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Architect over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Business Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 160 £68,750 +5.76% 26
London +5 82 £76,750 +2.33% 12
South East -25 26 £70,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +24 14 £50,000 -6.97%
Oxfordshire +9 12 £72,500 +73.65%
South West -12 10 £55,000 -4.34% 4
Lincolnshire - 10 £50,000 -
Lincoln - 10 £50,000 -
Scotland +15 9 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East of England +2 9 £60,000 +26.31% 2
City of London 0 9 £100,000 +66.66% 1
Berkshire -14 9 £65,000 +18.18%
West Yorkshire -48 8 £44,500 -37.32% 3
Yorkshire -56 8 £44,500 -37.32% 5
Edinburgh +7 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
North West -1 7 £55,000 - 1
Manchester -2 7 £55,000 - 1
Cardiff - 7 £53,250 -
South Wales - 7 £53,250 -
Wales - 7 £53,250 -
Ipswich - 6 £61,250 - 1
Suffolk - 6 £61,250 - 1
Swindon -1 5 £55,500 +0.90% 1
Wiltshire -5 5 £55,500 +0.90% 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £55,500 -
Northampton - 4 £55,500 -
Halifax - 4 - - 2
Bradford -2 3 £44,000 -25.10% 1
Guildford -11 3 £70,000 +33.33%
Surrey -12 3 £70,000 +33.33% 1

Business Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Architect in their job title.

1 128 (31.68%) Finance
2 115 (28.47%) Business Intelligence
3 92 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 84 (20.79%) Data Modelling
5 79 (19.55%) Data Warehouse
6 61 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (14.60%) TOGAF
8 58 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 57 (14.11%) Banking
10 55 (13.61%) SQL
11 53 (13.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 49 (12.13%) Retail
13 46 (11.39%) SAP
14 45 (11.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 44 (10.89%) Enterprise Architecture
16 42 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
17 38 (9.41%) Degree
17 38 (9.41%) Change Management
18 36 (8.91%) Oracle
18 36 (8.91%) SQL Server
19 35 (8.66%) ETL
20 34 (8.42%) IBM
21 32 (7.92%) PowerPivot
22 31 (7.67%) Data Architecture
22 31 (7.67%) Microsoft
22 31 (7.67%) Business Analysis
23 30 (7.43%) QlikView
23 30 (7.43%) Data Management
23 30 (7.43%) Analytics
24 28 (6.93%) Legal

Business Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (6.68%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.46%) SAS
3 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.50%) Documentum
Applications
1 32 (7.92%) PowerPivot
2 20 (4.95%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.72%) MS Office
4 5 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) SPSS
6 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.98%) SAP APO
2 7 (1.73%) Temenos T24
3 6 (1.49%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.19%) IBM Blueworks
2 5 (1.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.98%) Internet
2 3 (0.74%) Firewall
2 3 (0.74%) Intranet
3 2 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (19.55%) Data Warehouse
2 58 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (13.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (11.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 36 (8.91%) SQL Server
6 30 (7.43%) QlikView
7 22 (5.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 22 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (3.71%) Big Data
9 12 (2.97%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.97%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.97%) OLAP
10 10 (2.48%) BODI
10 10 (2.48%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.23%) Microsoft Power View
12 8 (1.98%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.98%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.73%) SAP BW
13 7 (1.73%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 22 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.50%) ERwin
2 2 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.25%) Toad
3 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 128 (31.68%) Finance
2 57 (14.11%) Banking
3 49 (12.13%) Retail
4 28 (6.93%) Legal
5 18 (4.46%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.96%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.48%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.48%) Local Government
7 10 (2.48%) Marketing
8 7 (1.73%) Law
9 6 (1.49%) Advertising
9 6 (1.49%) Publishing
10 4 (0.99%) Electronics
10 4 (0.99%) Billing
10 4 (0.99%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) Front Office
12 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.45%) MDX
2 9 (2.23%) XML
3 5 (1.24%) Web Services
3 5 (1.24%) Middleware
4 4 (0.99%) .NET
5 2 (0.50%) XSLT
5 2 (0.50%) XML Schema
5 2 (0.50%) XForms
5 2 (0.50%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.25%) HTML5
6 1 (0.25%) CSS3
6 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.25%) CSS
6 1 (0.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.20%) Credit Risk
3 20 (4.95%) Taxonomies
4 14 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.48%) Visualisation
6 9 (2.23%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.23%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.99%) Open Source
7 4 (0.99%) Reference Data
7 4 (0.99%) Derivative
8 2 (0.50%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.50%) Replication
8 2 (0.50%) User Experience
9 1 (0.25%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.25%) IVR
9 1 (0.25%) BBC
9 1 (0.25%) Life Science
9 1 (0.25%) Blog
9 1 (0.25%) DTV
9 1 (0.25%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.49%) UNIX
2 4 (0.99%) Windows
3 2 (0.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (28.47%) Business Intelligence
2 92 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 84 (20.79%) Data Modelling
4 59 (14.60%) TOGAF
5 44 (10.89%) Enterprise Architecture
6 42 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (9.41%) Change Management
8 35 (8.66%) ETL
9 31 (7.67%) Business Analysis
9 31 (7.67%) Data Architecture
10 30 (7.43%) Analytics
10 30 (7.43%) Data Management
11 27 (6.68%) BPMN
12 26 (6.44%) Six Sigma
13 25 (6.19%) PRINCE2
13 25 (6.19%) UML
13 25 (6.19%) Process Management
13 25 (6.19%) Business Transformation
13 25 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
14 24 (5.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.61%) SQL
2 25 (6.19%) T-SQL
3 15 (3.71%) C
4 14 (3.47%) R
5 5 (1.24%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.24%) C#
6 2 (0.50%) VBA
6 2 (0.50%) Perl
6 2 (0.50%) XPath
7 1 (0.25%) Python
7 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.25%) Java
7 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (9.41%) Degree
2 17 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.97%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 10 (2.48%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.23%) ISEB
6 6 (1.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.25%) MBA
9 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.72%) QA
2 3 (0.74%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (11.39%) SAP
2 36 (8.91%) Oracle
3 34 (8.42%) IBM
4 31 (7.67%) Microsoft
5 28 (6.93%) Business Objects
6 21 (5.20%) webMethods
7 17 (4.21%) Informatica
8 13 (3.22%) Teradata
8 13 (3.22%) Tableau
9 12 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (2.97%) Ab Initio
10 9 (2.23%) Cognizant
11 8 (1.98%) Hitachi
11 8 (1.98%) Netezza
12 6 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (1.49%) Cognos
13 5 (1.24%) Pega
14 4 (0.99%) Hyperion
14 4 (0.99%) BT
15 3 (0.74%) Temenos
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
TD Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package (healthcare, pension, e
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Base +Bonus + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Platform People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago