Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 157 141
Rank change year-on-year +35 -16 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 64 44 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.81% 1.21% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.24% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 63 41 46
Bristol median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +18.52%
10th Percentile £57,750 £47,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £84,750 £82,500 £90,000
South West median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -15.63% +39.13%

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 3,414 3,536 3,135
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 97.17% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,769 2,930 2,621
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,025 £70,000
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (62.50%) Java
3 24 (37.50%) Finance
3 24 (37.50%) C#
4 22 (34.38%) Telecoms
5 21 (32.81%) Electronics
5 21 (32.81%) Manufacturing
5 21 (32.81%) Programme Management
5 21 (32.81%) SAP
5 21 (32.81%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (32.81%) Marketing
5 21 (32.81%) Digital Marketing
5 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (29.69%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
6 19 (29.69%) HTML
6 19 (29.69%) Microservices
7 18 (28.13%) SOA
7 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
7 18 (28.13%) HTML5
7 18 (28.13%) Hadoop
8 16 (25.00%) Node.js
8 16 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
8 16 (25.00%) Big Data
8 16 (25.00%) Scrum
8 16 (25.00%) .NET
8 16 (25.00%) Apache Spark
8 16 (25.00%) React
9 13 (20.31%) Scala
10 12 (18.75%) Degree

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 16 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.56%) Drupal
2 1 (1.56%) GeoServer
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.56%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (29.69%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (14.06%) SaaS
4 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.69%) IaaS
4 3 (4.69%) PaaS
5 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) Hadoop
2 16 (25.00%) Big Data
3 7 (10.94%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.13%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.56%) GIS
6 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.56%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) GitLab
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) JMeter
2 1 (1.56%) JUnit
2 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 22 (34.38%) Telecoms
3 21 (32.81%) Electronics
3 21 (32.81%) Manufacturing
3 21 (32.81%) Marketing
4 5 (7.81%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) AngularJS
1 19 (29.69%) HTML
2 18 (28.13%) HTML5
3 16 (25.00%) .NET
3 16 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (25.00%) Node.js
3 16 (25.00%) React
4 6 (9.38%) RESTful
5 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (7.81%) REST
6 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.25%) LAMP
6 4 (6.25%) OAuth
7 3 (4.69%) CSS
7 3 (4.69%) J2EE
7 3 (4.69%) SAML
7 3 (4.69%) Web Services
8 2 (3.13%) SOAP
8 2 (3.13%) Spring
8 2 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) User Experience
2 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.56%) Life Science
4 1 (1.56%) Robotics
4 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (32.81%) Digital Marketing
2 21 (32.81%) Programme Management
3 19 (29.69%) Microservices
4 18 (28.13%) SOA
5 16 (25.00%) Scrum
6 12 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (17.19%) GAP Analysis
7 11 (17.19%) SDLC
8 8 (12.50%) Open Source
9 6 (9.38%) MVC
9 6 (9.38%) TDD
10 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (7.81%) Technical Leadership
10 5 (7.81%) TOGAF
11 4 (6.25%) API Design
11 4 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
11 4 (6.25%) DevOps
11 4 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (62.50%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) C#
3 13 (20.31%) Scala
4 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.06%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) C
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) HNC
2 4 (6.25%) HND
3 2 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Ansible
1 1 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) SAP
2 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.56%) ESRI
5 1 (1.56%) Google