Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Chief Technical Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies 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.

Chief Technical Architect
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1176 - 1306
Rank change year-on-year - +1306 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technical Architect 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% - 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
UK median annual salary £80,000 - £90,000
10th Percentile £75,000 - £82,500
90th Percentile £85,000 - £113,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 - -

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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Chief Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Chief Technical Architect in the UK

Chief Technical Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Chief Technical Architect in the UK

Chief Technical Architect
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technical Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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 - 1 £80,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £80,000 -
UK excluding London - 1 £80,000 -

Chief Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills

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

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) AppVeyor

Chief Technical 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AppVeyor
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker