The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chief Architect
Rank 857 868 884
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Architect 40 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.032% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.034% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 7
Average salary £95,000 £96,250 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +20.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £129,000 £114,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £87,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +59.09%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Chief Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Chief Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Architect
Salary Trend

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

Chief Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Chief Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Architect over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Chief Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 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 +21 39 £97,500 +1.29% 4
London +29 32 £100,000 +2.56% 4
City of London +48 14 £105,000 +13.51% 1
Leeds - 5 £80,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £80,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £80,000 -
East of England +2 2 - -
Bedfordshire -2 2 - -
Luton - 2 - -

Chief Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title.

1 24 (36.92%) Enterprise Architecture
2 22 (33.85%) Finance
3 21 (32.31%) TOGAF
4 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (27.69%) .NET
6 16 (24.62%) Legal
7 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
9 9 (13.85%) Web Services
9 9 (13.85%) Banking
10 8 (12.31%) Open Source
11 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
11 7 (10.77%) PHP
11 7 (10.77%) SOA
12 6 (9.23%) Java
12 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
12 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
12 6 (9.23%) Zachman Framework
12 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
12 6 (9.23%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (7.69%) Big Data
13 5 (7.69%) SDLC
13 5 (7.69%) Linux
13 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
13 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (6.15%) CRM
14 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse

Chief Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.54%) Apache
1 1 (1.54%) SAS
1 1 (1.54%) Node.js
1 1 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Big Data
2 4 (6.15%) MySQL
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.54%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.54%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Maven
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 16 (24.62%) Legal
3 9 (13.85%) Banking
4 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.15%) Retail
6 2 (3.08%) Marketing
6 2 (3.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) .NET
2 9 (13.85%) Web Services
3 4 (6.15%) LAMP
3 4 (6.15%) HTML
3 4 (6.15%) CSS
3 4 (6.15%) Symfony
3 4 (6.15%) jQuery
3 4 (6.15%) Ajax
4 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.54%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.54%) RESTful
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Sling
4 1 (1.54%) J2EE
4 1 (1.54%) Spring
4 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
1 6 (9.23%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.08%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (3.08%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Online Games
4 1 (1.54%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Spread Betting
4 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Enterprise Architecture
2 21 (32.31%) TOGAF
3 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (12.31%) Open Source
6 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.77%) SOA
6 7 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (9.23%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.69%) SDLC
9 4 (6.15%) High Availability
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (6.15%) Information Architecture
9 4 (6.15%) CRM
9 4 (6.15%) Project Management
9 4 (6.15%) Information Management
9 4 (6.15%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) PHP
2 6 (9.23%) Java
2 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.62%) C#
3 3 (4.62%) SQL
4 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.54%) Python
4 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.54%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Pega
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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