Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Business Architect
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1073 953 1037
Rank change year-on-year -120 +84 -118
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Architect 138 271 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 109 189 211
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +4.00%
10th Percentile £48,500 £52,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £91,000 £87,500 £93,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -24.83% +26.09% +3.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England -61 131 £70,000 -6.67% 13
London -20 75 £76,250 +1.67% 9
UK excluding London -61 60 £54,500 -24.83% 4
North of England -39 24 £53,750 -28.33% 3
South East +49 16 £54,500 -9.17% 1
Yorkshire -9 15 £52,000 -30.67%
Midlands +32 12 £56,250 -25.00%
West Midlands +21 12 £56,250 -13.46%
North West -40 9 £77,500 +20.62% 3
Scotland -38 3 £67,500 -6.90%
Wales - 3 £50,000 -
South West +2 2 £59,250 -1.25%

Business Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Business 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 featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 48 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 43 (31.16%) Finance
3 38 (27.54%) TOGAF
4 28 (20.29%) Business Analysis
5 24 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (13.77%) Zachman Framework
8 18 (13.04%) Degree
9 17 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (11.59%) Analytics
10 16 (11.59%) Data Management
11 15 (10.87%) Target Operating Model
12 13 (9.42%) Project Management
12 13 (9.42%) Six Sigma
12 13 (9.42%) CRM
13 12 (8.70%) Data Modelling
13 12 (8.70%) SQL
13 12 (8.70%) Lean Six Sigma
14 11 (7.97%) Mentoring
14 11 (7.97%) Oracle
15 10 (7.25%) Asset Management
15 10 (7.25%) IBM
15 10 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (6.52%) Data Integration
16 9 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 9 (6.52%) Process Management
16 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
16 9 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (6.52%) Strategic Planning
16 9 (6.52%) Business Process Modelling

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (4.35%) SAS
2 4 (2.90%) CMS
3 1 (0.72%) JBoss
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.35%) Force.com
1 6 (4.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 3 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.72%) IaaS
3 1 (0.72%) PaaS
3 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.07%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (5.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.62%) Big Data
4 4 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.17%) Power BI
6 2 (1.45%) Looker
6 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.72%) DataStage
7 1 (0.72%) DB2
7 1 (0.72%) MySQL
7 1 (0.72%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.72%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Lombardi
General
1 43 (31.16%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Banking
2 6 (4.35%) Marketing
3 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.90%) Advertising
4 4 (2.90%) Back Office
4 4 (2.90%) Billing
4 4 (2.90%) Retail
5 3 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.45%) Law
6 2 (1.45%) Military
6 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.07%) Web Services
2 6 (4.35%) SOAP
2 6 (4.35%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.72%) .NET
3 1 (0.72%) CSS
3 1 (0.72%) HTML
3 1 (0.72%) J2EE
3 1 (0.72%) Java EE
3 1 (0.72%) JSF
3 1 (0.72%) JSON
3 1 (0.72%) JSP
3 1 (0.72%) REST
3 1 (0.72%) Servlets
3 1 (0.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.07%) Reinsurance
5 4 (2.90%) Social Network
6 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.45%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Fintech
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.72%) Android
1 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (27.54%) TOGAF
3 28 (20.29%) Business Analysis
4 24 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 19 (13.77%) Zachman Framework
7 17 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (11.59%) Analytics
8 16 (11.59%) Data Management
9 15 (10.87%) Target Operating Model
10 13 (9.42%) CRM
10 13 (9.42%) Project Management
10 13 (9.42%) Six Sigma
11 12 (8.70%) Data Modelling
11 12 (8.70%) Lean Six Sigma
12 11 (7.97%) Mentoring
13 10 (7.25%) Asset Management
14 9 (6.52%) Data Integration
14 9 (6.52%) Process Management
14 9 (6.52%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.70%) SQL
2 6 (4.35%) Apex Code
2 6 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.35%) SOQL
2 6 (4.35%) SOSL
3 5 (3.62%) C
4 1 (0.72%) ABAP
4 1 (0.72%) C++
4 1 (0.72%) Java
4 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.72%) VB
4 1 (0.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (13.04%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (4.35%) Master's Degree
2 6 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) ISEB
3 1 (0.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) GAAP
3 1 (0.72%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 11 (7.97%) Oracle
2 10 (7.25%) IBM
3 7 (5.07%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.35%) Informatica
5 5 (3.62%) SAP
6 4 (2.90%) Cognizant
6 4 (2.90%) Tableau
7 3 (2.17%) Birst
7 3 (2.17%) Cognos
8 2 (1.45%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.72%) Netezza
9 1 (0.72%) Pega
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.72%) Teradata
9 1 (0.72%) TIBCO