The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Architect
Rank 923 929 913
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Architect 12 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.008% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 8
Average salary £71,250 £66,250 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.54% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Functional Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Functional Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Functional Architect
Salary Trend

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

Functional Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Functional Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Architect over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Functional Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Functional Architect
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +24 12 £71,250 +7.54% 3
South East +21 6 £72,500 +3.57% 1
London +7 6 £67,500 +8.00% 2
Milton Keynes +5 5 £72,500 +3.57%
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £72,500 +3.57%
Middlesex - 1 £75,000 -

Functional Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Functional 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 Functional Architect in their job title.

1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) SDLC
2 9 (30.00%) Presales
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
3 7 (23.33%) Banking
4 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) ETL
4 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (13.33%) C
5 4 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) MATLAB
5 4 (13.33%) Simulink
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (13.33%) Guidewire
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (13.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) SysML
5 4 (13.33%) ISO26262
5 4 (13.33%) Reinsurance
6 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared

Functional Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Functional 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 Functional Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Banking
2 7 (23.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) Middleware
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (10.00%) XML Messaging
3 1 (3.33%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Presales
1 9 (30.00%) SDLC
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) ETL
2 5 (16.67%) Scrum
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) SysML
3 4 (13.33%) UML
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) E-business
4 3 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) C
1 4 (13.33%) C++
1 4 (13.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) ISO26262
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (13.33%) Guidewire
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