Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Technical Architect
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 142 152
Rank change year-on-year -22 +10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 14 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.46% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.22% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 7
Cambridge median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +94.81%
10th Percentile £64,125 £75,000 £45,500
90th Percentile £82,375 £75,000 £77,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -26.67% +91.08%

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 2952 2224 2771
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.42% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2258 1851 2398
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%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Cambridge

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Cambridge

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) AngularJS
3 10 (71.43%) GitHub
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (57.14%) MVC
5 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 8 (57.14%) Selenium
6 6 (42.86%) Angular 2
7 5 (35.71%) AppVeyor
7 5 (35.71%) Docker
7 5 (35.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
7 5 (35.71%) RESTful
7 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
7 5 (35.71%) iPad
7 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
7 5 (35.71%) TDD
7 5 (35.71%) JIRA
7 5 (35.71%) Kanban
7 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
7 5 (35.71%) OOP
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) HTML

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (21.43%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Neo4j
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) AppVeyor
2 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
3 3 (21.43%) PhantomJS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) AngularJS
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (42.86%) Angular 2
5 5 (35.71%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) D3.js
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (21.43%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 3 (21.43%) ServiceStack
6 3 (21.43%) SignalR
6 3 (21.43%) WCF
6 3 (21.43%) WPF
7 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iPad
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Social Media
2 3 (21.43%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Kanban
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker