Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Chief Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England 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.

Chief Architect
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 351 - 392
Rank change year-on-year - +392 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Architect 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.050% - 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% - 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
East of England median annual salary £85,000 - -
England median annual salary £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -7.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11653 12573 14805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 96.42% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9574 10441 12272
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Chief Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Chief Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Architect in the East of England

Chief Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Architect in the East of England.

Salary trend for Chief Architect in the East of England

Chief Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Architect within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 4 £85,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £80,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £80,000 -
Chief Architect
England

Chief Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Chief 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 East of England region featuring Chief Architect in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) iPad
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) PDA

Chief Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AppVeyor
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) ArchiMate
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP