Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Information Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Architecture over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Architecture
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 760 725 740
Rank change year-on-year -35 +15 -87
Permanent jobs citing Information Architecture 369 487 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.31% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 227 380 389
UK median annual salary £61,500 £53,750 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.42% -7.33% +5.45%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £90,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +19.05% -23.64%

Information Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 139,215 159,254 159,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.69% 91.81% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 109,757 128,326 131,789
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,850 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Information Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in the UK

Information Architecture
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Information Architecture in the UK

Information Architecture
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Information Architecture in the UK

Information Architecture
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architecture within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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 -21 350 £62,500 +16.82% 82
London -36 187 £65,000 +8.33% 44
UK excluding London +35 177 £60,000 +20.00% 40
South East +38 61 £76,250 +19.61% 16
Midlands +60 38 £60,000 +33.33% 7
North of England +35 38 £51,500 -1.90% 8
West Midlands +62 36 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire +29 28 £52,000 -11.49% 3
East of England +23 16 £80,000 +113.33% 7
Scotland +1 16 £42,500 -7.10% 1
North West +17 9 £47,500 -5.00% 4
South West +22 8 £27,186 -42.77%
East Midlands +19 2 £42,500 -5.56% 4
North East +11 1 £22,500 -66.92% 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Information Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 153 (41.46%) User Experience
2 136 (36.86%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (30.08%) Wireframes
4 94 (25.47%) Degree
5 78 (21.14%) Finance
6 72 (19.51%) Axure RP
6 72 (19.51%) Analytics
7 71 (19.24%) Prototyping
8 70 (18.97%) Adobe
9 69 (18.70%) Analytical Skills
10 64 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
10 64 (17.34%) Enterprise Architecture
11 62 (16.80%) JavaScript
12 59 (15.99%) Data Modelling
13 58 (15.72%) HTML
13 58 (15.72%) Data Architecture
14 54 (14.63%) TOGAF
15 52 (14.09%) Adobe Illustrator
16 50 (13.55%) Management Information System
16 50 (13.55%) CSS
16 50 (13.55%) IT Strategy
17 49 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
18 47 (12.74%) Data Warehouse
19 46 (12.47%) Business Analysis
20 44 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
21 41 (11.11%) Photoshop
22 40 (10.84%) Content Management
23 37 (10.03%) E-Commerce
24 36 (9.76%) Marketing
24 36 (9.76%) User-Centered Design (UCD)

Information Architecture
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 23 (6.23%) CMS
2 13 (3.52%) Marvel
3 11 (2.98%) Confluence
4 7 (1.90%) Drupal
4 7 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (1.63%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.36%) MS Project Server
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.08%) SAS
7 4 (1.08%) WordPress
8 3 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.54%) Apache
9 2 (0.54%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.54%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.54%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.27%) Moodle
10 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 52 (14.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 41 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 35 (9.49%) OmniGraffle
4 31 (8.40%) InVision
5 14 (3.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 12 (3.25%) Adobe After Effects
7 10 (2.71%) Flinto
8 9 (2.44%) MS Visio
9 7 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (1.36%) Acrobat
10 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (0.81%) InDesign
11 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
12 2 (0.54%) FreeHand
12 2 (0.54%) SPSS
13 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.27%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 1 (0.27%) Pixate
13 1 (0.27%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.81%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.81%) Shopify
3 2 (0.54%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (6.23%) IaaS
2 23 (6.23%) PaaS
3 20 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.42%) SaaS
4 9 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 6 (1.63%) Lucidchart
6 5 (1.36%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.36%) Office 365
7 4 (1.08%) Apigee
8 3 (0.81%) Boomi
8 3 (0.81%) GitHub
9 2 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.54%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.54%) Data Lake Analytics
9 2 (0.54%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.27%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.25%) Firewall
2 11 (2.98%) Internet
3 10 (2.71%) DNS
4 4 (1.08%) Intranet
5 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.74%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (6.23%) Big Data
3 20 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.61%) RDBMS
5 15 (4.07%) Data Lake
5 15 (4.07%) SQL Server
6 12 (3.25%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.90%) Power BI
8 6 (1.63%) OLAP
8 6 (1.63%) QlikView
9 5 (1.36%) MySQL
10 4 (1.08%) Adabas
10 4 (1.08%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.08%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (1.08%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.81%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.81%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.81%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 72 (19.51%) Axure RP
2 34 (9.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 11 (2.98%) JIRA
4 9 (2.44%) ERwin
5 7 (1.90%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (1.63%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.63%) Maven
7 5 (1.36%) CocoaPods
7 5 (1.36%) Crashlytics
8 4 (1.08%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.08%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.08%) JUnit
9 3 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.54%) ER Studio
10 2 (0.54%) Rational Rose
10 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.27%) Grunt
11 1 (0.27%) gulp
11 1 (0.27%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.27%) Mocha
General
1 78 (21.14%) Finance
2 36 (9.76%) Marketing
3 27 (7.32%) Retail
4 14 (3.79%) Banking
4 14 (3.79%) Legal
5 10 (2.71%) Publishing
6 8 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.63%) Law
8 5 (1.36%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.36%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.81%) Digital Economy
9 3 (0.81%) Local Government
9 3 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (38.75%) Architect
2 138 (37.40%) Designer
3 90 (24.39%) UX Designer
4 65 (17.62%) Data Architect
5 36 (9.76%) Developer
5 36 (9.76%) Senior Designer
6 35 (9.49%) Enterprise Architect
7 26 (7.05%) Senior UX Designer
8 25 (6.78%) Interaction Designer
9 24 (6.50%) UI Designer
10 21 (5.69%) Information Architect
11 18 (4.88%) Senior Architect
12 16 (4.34%) Consultant
13 15 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.25%) Senior Enterprise Architect
15 11 (2.98%) Analyst
15 11 (2.98%) Lead Designer
15 11 (2.98%) User Experience Architect
16 10 (2.71%) Web Developer
17 9 (2.44%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (15.72%) HTML
2 50 (13.55%) CSS
3 27 (7.32%) jQuery
4 15 (4.07%) HTML5
5 14 (3.79%) .NET
5 14 (3.79%) Web Services
6 12 (3.25%) AngularJS
7 11 (2.98%) Middleware
7 11 (2.98%) Spring
8 9 (2.44%) Framer.js
8 9 (2.44%) React
9 8 (2.17%) CSS3
9 8 (2.17%) REST
10 6 (1.63%) D3.js
10 6 (1.63%) Vue.js
11 5 (1.36%) Core Data
11 5 (1.36%) Flash
11 5 (1.36%) Hibernate
11 5 (1.36%) JSON
11 5 (1.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 153 (41.46%) User Experience
2 69 (18.70%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (13.55%) Management Information System
4 25 (6.78%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.52%) Graphic Design
5 13 (3.52%) Social Media
5 13 (3.52%) Virtual Team
6 12 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.98%) Reference Data
7 11 (2.98%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.71%) Blog
8 10 (2.71%) Fintech
8 10 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (2.44%) Animation
9 9 (2.44%) Taxonomies
10 6 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.63%) Renewable Energy
10 6 (1.63%) Smart Home
11 5 (1.36%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.49%) Android
2 34 (9.21%) Apple iOS
3 17 (4.61%) Windows
4 10 (2.71%) Mac OS
4 10 (2.71%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.17%) Unix
6 6 (1.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (36.86%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (30.08%) Wireframes
3 72 (19.51%) Analytics
4 71 (19.24%) Prototyping
5 64 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
5 64 (17.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 59 (15.99%) Data Modelling
7 58 (15.72%) Data Architecture
8 54 (14.63%) TOGAF
9 50 (13.55%) IT Strategy
10 49 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (12.47%) Business Analysis
12 44 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 40 (10.84%) Content Management
14 37 (10.03%) E-Commerce
15 36 (9.76%) Thought Leadership
15 36 (9.76%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
16 35 (9.49%) Scrum
17 34 (9.21%) Data Management
18 30 (8.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (16.80%) JavaScript
2 33 (8.94%) SQL
3 27 (7.32%) Java
4 16 (4.34%) PHP
5 11 (2.98%) C#
6 9 (2.44%) Python
7 6 (1.63%) C++
8 5 (1.36%) Apple Swift
8 5 (1.36%) C
8 5 (1.36%) Kotlin
9 4 (1.08%) ActionScript
9 4 (1.08%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (1.08%) Java 8
10 3 (0.81%) R
11 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.54%) Perl
11 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.54%) Ruby
12 1 (0.27%) Scala
12 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 94 (25.47%) Degree
2 20 (5.42%) TOGAF Certification
3 18 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.98%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.36%) APMP
8 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.81%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.54%) CEH
10 2 (0.54%) CIMA
10 2 (0.54%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.27%) ISEB
11 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.27%) PhD
11 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.42%) Data Quality
1 20 (5.42%) QA
2 7 (1.90%) COBIT
3 6 (1.63%) BS7799
4 5 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (1.36%) PMO
5 1 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.27%) GDPR
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (3.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.54%) Ambari
2 2 (0.54%) Ansible
2 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.54%) Puppet
2 2 (0.54%) Salt
3 1 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 70 (18.97%) Adobe
2 26 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.15%) Google
3 19 (5.15%) Oracle
4 15 (4.07%) Sitecore
5 14 (3.79%) SAP
6 8 (2.17%) Casewise
6 8 (2.17%) Tableau
7 4 (1.08%) IFS
8 3 (0.81%) Cognos
8 3 (0.81%) Facebook
8 3 (0.81%) Informatica
8 3 (0.81%) Jitterbit
8 3 (0.81%) MuleSoft
8 3 (0.81%) Nintex
8 3 (0.81%) Talend
8 3 (0.81%) Twitter
8 3 (0.81%) WooCommerce
9 2 (0.54%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.54%) TIBCO