Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Architect
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 125 157
Rank change year-on-year -21 +32 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 29 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.93% 0.98% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.00% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 1
Cambridge median annual salary £65,000 £85,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £65,000 £85,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -23.53% +13.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3019 2192 2762
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.32% 97.38% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 1825 2395
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Cambridge

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Senior Architect in Cambridge

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in Cambridge

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 20 (68.97%) Project Management
1 20 (68.97%) Wireless
2 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Angular 2
5 4 (13.79%) GitHub
5 4 (13.79%) Ember.js
5 4 (13.79%) React
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 4 (13.79%) Spring
5 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
5 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.79%) Go
5 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
5 4 (13.79%) Haskell
5 4 (13.79%) Scala
5 4 (13.79%) Node.js
6 2 (6.90%) SMS
7 1 (3.45%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (3.45%) .NET
7 1 (3.45%) REST
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Microservices
7 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture

Senior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
1 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
2 5 (17.24%) Angular 2
3 4 (13.79%) Ember.js
3 4 (13.79%) Node.js
3 4 (13.79%) React
3 4 (13.79%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.45%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Microservices
4 1 (3.45%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
1 4 (13.79%) Go
1 4 (13.79%) Haskell
1 4 (13.79%) Java
1 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
1 4 (13.79%) PHP
1 4 (13.79%) Scala
1 4 (13.79%) TypeScript