Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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

Technical Architect
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 164 138
Rank change year-on-year +45 -26 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 74 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.00% 1.15% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.18% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 73 42 47
Bristol median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £57,750 £47,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,250 £90,000
South West median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +27.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,585 3,738 3,125
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 97.62% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,905 3,111 2,679
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Bristol

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Bristol

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Bristol

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, Technical 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 Bristol region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 52 (70.27%) Java
2 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (47.30%) C#
4 25 (33.78%) HTML
4 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
5 24 (32.43%) HTML5
6 23 (31.08%) Microservices
6 23 (31.08%) SOA
6 23 (31.08%) .NET
6 23 (31.08%) Finance
7 22 (29.73%) Node.js
7 22 (29.73%) AngularJS
7 22 (29.73%) Hadoop
8 21 (28.38%) Telecoms
9 20 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
9 20 (27.03%) Apache Spark
9 20 (27.03%) React
10 19 (25.68%) Big Data
10 19 (25.68%) Marketing
10 19 (25.68%) Digital Marketing
10 19 (25.68%) Electronics
10 19 (25.68%) Manufacturing
10 19 (25.68%) Programme Management
10 19 (25.68%) SAP
10 19 (25.68%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (24.32%) Scala
12 17 (22.97%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
14 13 (17.57%) Scrum

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 20 (27.03%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.35%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.97%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.81%) SaaS
4 5 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.05%) IaaS
5 3 (4.05%) PaaS
6 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.73%) Hadoop
2 19 (25.68%) Big Data
3 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.70%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 21 (28.38%) Telecoms
3 19 (25.68%) Electronics
3 19 (25.68%) Manufacturing
3 19 (25.68%) Marketing
4 3 (4.05%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) HTML
2 24 (32.43%) HTML5
3 23 (31.08%) .NET
4 22 (29.73%) AngularJS
4 22 (29.73%) Node.js
5 20 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
5 20 (27.03%) React
6 7 (9.46%) REST
7 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.11%) RESTful
8 5 (6.76%) CSS
8 5 (6.76%) LAMP
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.41%) J2EE
9 4 (5.41%) OAuth
10 3 (4.05%) SAML
10 3 (4.05%) Web Services
11 2 (2.70%) JSON
11 2 (2.70%) SOAP
11 2 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) User Experience
2 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Microservices
2 23 (31.08%) SOA
3 19 (25.68%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (25.68%) Digital Marketing
3 19 (25.68%) Programme Management
4 13 (17.57%) Scrum
4 13 (17.57%) SDLC
5 10 (13.51%) TDD
6 9 (12.16%) MVC
6 9 (12.16%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (9.46%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.11%) Open Source
10 5 (6.76%) BDD
10 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.41%) API Design
11 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.41%) DevOps
11 4 (5.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) Java
2 35 (47.30%) C#
3 18 (24.32%) Scala
4 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.16%) SQL
6 2 (2.70%) C
6 2 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) HNC
2 2 (2.70%) HND
2 2 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) SAP
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.35%) Google