The table below looks at the statistics for the Digital Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Architect
Rank 883 848 905
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Architect 32 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.026% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.028% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 10
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,325 £45,000 £72,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £104,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £45,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -40.00%

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
107654 100894 111399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.32% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87308 83795 94839
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Digital Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Digital Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Digital Architect
Salary Trend

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

Digital Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Digital Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Architect over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 within the UK.

Digital Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Digital Architect
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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 -44 29 £72,500 +16.00% 9
London -5 22 £80,000 +20.75% 4
City of London +24 5 £82,500 +17.85% 2
East Midlands -7 2 £52,500 -
South East -17 2 £63,750 +41.66%
West Midlands - 2 £57,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £52,500 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £49,325 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £49,325 - 2
Mansfield - 1 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £60,000 -
Staines - 1 £65,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £62,500 -
Leeds - 1 £49,325 - 1

Digital Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Digital 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 Digital Architect in their job title.

1 30 (44.12%) E-Commerce
2 24 (35.29%) SOA
3 22 (32.35%) TOGAF
4 21 (30.88%) Business Development
5 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (29.41%) Java
6 17 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 17 (25.00%) Analytics
7 16 (23.53%) Coaching
7 16 (23.53%) Marketing
8 15 (22.06%) SOAP
8 15 (22.06%) UML
8 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
9 14 (20.59%) REST
9 14 (20.59%) HTML
9 14 (20.59%) Scrum
10 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
10 12 (17.65%) JSON
10 12 (17.65%) PHP
10 12 (17.65%) CRM
10 12 (17.65%) Data Integration
11 11 (16.18%) .NET
11 11 (16.18%) Degree
11 11 (16.18%) Finance
12 10 (14.71%) Web Services
12 10 (14.71%) Android
12 10 (14.71%) Apple iOS
12 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (14.71%) Social Media
13 9 (13.24%) Business Transformation

Digital Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Digital 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 Digital Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.76%) CMS
1 8 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.35%) Drupal
2 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (2.94%) TeamSite
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.47%) WordPress
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.47%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.47%) Documentum
6 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (7.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.29%) SaaS
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.35%) IaaS
4 4 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) Big Data
2 5 (7.35%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (7.35%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 16 (23.53%) Marketing
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 9 (13.24%) Front Office
3 9 (13.24%) Banking
4 6 (8.82%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Automotive
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Billing
6 1 (1.47%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) SOAP
2 14 (20.59%) HTML
2 14 (20.59%) REST
3 12 (17.65%) JSON
4 11 (16.18%) .NET
5 10 (14.71%) Web Services
6 9 (13.24%) Middleware
7 8 (11.76%) HTML5
8 7 (10.29%) LAMP
8 7 (10.29%) CSS
9 6 (8.82%) RESTful
10 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (7.35%) WebSockets
10 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.35%) JMS
10 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.88%) Java EE
11 4 (5.88%) JSF
11 4 (5.88%) JSP
11 4 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Data Integration
2 10 (14.71%) Social Media
3 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.82%) User Experience
5 4 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (4.41%) Online Banking
6 3 (4.41%) Open Source
7 2 (2.94%) DataPower
8 1 (1.47%) Streaming Music
8 1 (1.47%) iPad
8 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Android
1 10 (14.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) E-Commerce
2 24 (35.29%) SOA
3 22 (32.35%) TOGAF
4 21 (30.88%) Business Development
5 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 17 (25.00%) Analytics
7 16 (23.53%) Coaching
8 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
8 15 (22.06%) UML
9 14 (20.59%) Scrum
10 12 (17.65%) CRM
10 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
11 9 (13.24%) Business Transformation
12 8 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (10.29%) MVC
14 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (8.82%) Content Management
14 6 (8.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) Java
2 12 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) C
4 2 (2.94%) C#
4 2 (2.94%) SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Ruby
5 1 (1.47%) Scala
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Adobe
2 6 (8.82%) Google
2 6 (8.82%) Facebook
2 6 (8.82%) Twitter
3 5 (7.35%) Sitecore
3 5 (7.35%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.94%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) ATG
5 2 (2.94%) LogLogic
6 1 (1.47%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.47%) Demandware
6 1 (1.47%) Omniture
6 1 (1.47%) hybris
6 1 (1.47%) Akamai
6 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.47%) Vignette
London
EE
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Everything Everywhere
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago