Period
to 16 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Digital Architect was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

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

Digital Architect
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 235 250 326
Rank change year-on-year +15 +76 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Architect 3 1 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.058% 0.016% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.017% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
10th Percentile £60,000 " £71,750
25th Percentile £71,250 " £74,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £100,000 £140,000 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year -28.57% +69.70% -2.94%
75th Percentile £113,750 " £101,250
90th Percentile £116,000 " £108,000
Central London median annual salary £87,500 £140,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -37.50% +64.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 4,810 5,930 9,584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.82% 94.29% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,259 5,194 8,568
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Digital Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Digital Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Architect in the City of London

Digital Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Digital Architect in the City of London.

Salary trend for Digital Architect in the City of London

Digital Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Digital Architect in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Digital Architect in the City of London

Digital Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, Digital 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 City of London region featuring Digital Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Kentico
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (33.33%) GCP
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) Vue.js
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Native
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes

Digital Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (33.33%) Kentico
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Presentation Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Personalization
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Accessibility
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Pega
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore