Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Architecture
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 695 735 653
Rank change year-on-year +40 -82 +15
Permanent jobs citing Information Architecture 527 518 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 424 404 675
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% +5.77%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £94,625 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%

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 160521 165352 191570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.93% 89.44% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 127162 137077 158482
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +6.25%

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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 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 +50 499 £52,500 -12.50% 39
London -48 290 £55,000 -21.43% 19
UK excluding London +55 224 £50,000 +5.26% 23
South East +52 69 £65,000 +13.04% 8
North of England +31 54 £52,500 +31.25% 4
East of England +2 30 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Yorkshire +34 29 £57,500 +40.24% 1
Midlands +43 28 £50,000 +42.86% 4
South West +26 25 £47,000 -14.55% 3
North West -4 24 £50,000 +25.00% 3
West Midlands +18 23 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Scotland -43 20 £36,500 -49.66% 1
East Midlands +38 5 £45,000 - 2
North East - 1 £68,014 -

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing Information Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 240 (45.54%) User Experience
2 195 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (25.24%) Wireframes
4 105 (19.92%) Analytics
5 104 (19.73%) Adobe
6 102 (19.35%) HTML
7 98 (18.60%) SQL
8 94 (17.84%) Axure RP
9 93 (17.65%) Finance
10 91 (17.27%) Prototyping
11 84 (15.94%) CSS
11 84 (15.94%) Degree
12 74 (14.04%) JavaScript
13 73 (13.85%) Usability Testing
14 72 (13.66%) Scrum
15 70 (13.28%) Management Information System
16 65 (12.33%) Adobe Illustrator
17 64 (12.14%) Data Architecture
17 64 (12.14%) Mobile App
18 61 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
18 61 (11.57%) InVision
19 55 (10.44%) Big Data
20 51 (9.68%) ETL
20 51 (9.68%) Data Modelling
20 51 (9.68%) Java
21 50 (9.49%) Microsoft
22 49 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
23 48 (9.11%) E-Commerce
24 47 (8.92%) Data Warehouse
24 47 (8.92%) Photoshop

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 33 (6.26%) SharePoint
2 30 (5.69%) Moodle
3 17 (3.23%) CMS
4 16 (3.04%) Liferay
4 16 (3.04%) WordPress
5 14 (2.66%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (1.71%) nginx
7 9 (1.71%) uWSGI
8 7 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.95%) K2 blackpearl
9 5 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.57%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.38%) Drupal
11 2 (0.38%) JBoss
11 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 65 (12.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 61 (11.57%) InVision
3 47 (8.92%) Photoshop
4 42 (7.97%) OmniGraffle
5 16 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (2.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (1.90%) MS Visio
8 8 (1.52%) Acrobat
8 8 (1.52%) PaintShop Pro
8 8 (1.52%) UXPin
9 4 (0.76%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (0.57%) Moqups
11 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.19%) Flinto
11 1 (0.19%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.19%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 20 (3.80%) Office 365
3 14 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.71%) Akamai
4 9 (1.71%) CloudFront
4 9 (1.71%) SaaS
5 8 (1.52%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.57%) Slack
7 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.38%) Firebase
7 2 (0.38%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) npm
8 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.28%) Firewall
1 12 (2.28%) Network Security
2 9 (1.71%) Internet
3 3 (0.57%) Intranet
3 3 (0.57%) LAN
3 3 (0.57%) SMS
3 3 (0.57%) VPN
4 2 (0.38%) PSTN
4 2 (0.38%) WAN
4 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.38%) Wireless
4 2 (0.38%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.19%) BGP
5 1 (0.19%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.19%) IPsec
5 1 (0.19%) OSPF
5 1 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.44%) Big Data
2 47 (8.92%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 26 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 17 (3.23%) Data Mining
8 17 (3.23%) NoSQL
9 15 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (2.28%) OLAP
11 12 (2.28%) OLAP Cube
12 11 (2.09%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.90%) Impala
13 10 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.52%) Geospatial Data
14 8 (1.52%) MySQL
14 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 94 (17.84%) Axure RP
2 47 (8.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 16 (3.04%) Eclipse
3 16 (3.04%) Maven
4 14 (2.66%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.71%) GitLab
6 5 (0.95%) JIRA
7 4 (0.76%) Grunt
8 3 (0.57%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.57%) Subversion
8 3 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.38%) ERwin
9 2 (0.38%) PyCharm
9 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.19%) Bower
10 1 (0.19%) CocoaPods
10 1 (0.19%) Crashlytics
10 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.19%) PhpStorm
General
1 93 (17.65%) Finance
2 40 (7.59%) Retail
3 30 (5.69%) Legal
4 27 (5.12%) Marketing
5 21 (3.98%) Banking
6 17 (3.23%) Law
7 16 (3.04%) Publishing
8 9 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.52%) Digital Economy
9 8 (1.52%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.95%) Games
11 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.57%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.38%) Advertising
12 2 (0.38%) Military
12 2 (0.38%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 156 (29.60%) Designer
2 139 (26.38%) UX Designer
3 120 (22.77%) Architect
4 67 (12.71%) Developer
5 53 (10.06%) Senior Designer
6 51 (9.68%) Senior UX Designer
7 42 (7.97%) Data Architect
8 38 (7.21%) Analyst
9 36 (6.83%) UI Designer
10 31 (5.88%) Author
10 31 (5.88%) Technical Author
11 29 (5.50%) UI/UX Designer
12 23 (4.36%) Consultant
13 17 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
13 17 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
13 17 (3.23%) Web Developer
14 16 (3.04%) Junior
14 16 (3.04%) Report Analyst
15 15 (2.85%) Security Manager
15 15 (2.85%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (19.35%) HTML
2 84 (15.94%) CSS
3 40 (7.59%) HTML5
4 37 (7.02%) Web Services
5 35 (6.64%) jQuery
6 34 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 34 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 25 (4.74%) Ajax
7 25 (4.74%) XML
8 24 (4.55%) .NET
8 24 (4.55%) Hibernate
9 20 (3.80%) CSS3
10 17 (3.23%) Spring
11 16 (3.04%) Django
11 16 (3.04%) J2EE
11 16 (3.04%) JSR 168
12 14 (2.66%) D3.js
12 14 (2.66%) XSD
12 14 (2.66%) XSLT
13 13 (2.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 240 (45.54%) User Experience
2 70 (13.28%) Management Information System
3 64 (12.14%) Mobile App
4 49 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
5 46 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (4.74%) Graphic Design
7 12 (2.28%) Fintech
8 10 (1.90%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.71%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
10 8 (1.52%) Taxonomies
11 6 (1.14%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.14%) Life Science
12 5 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (0.76%) RIA
13 4 (0.76%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.57%) Smart Energy
14 3 (0.57%) W3C
15 2 (0.38%) Animation
15 2 (0.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.42%) Android
2 14 (2.66%) Apple iOS
3 13 (2.47%) Linux
4 10 (1.90%) Windows
5 9 (1.71%) Debian
5 9 (1.71%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.76%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.57%) Nucleus RTOS
7 3 (0.57%) Unix
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (25.24%) Wireframes
3 105 (19.92%) Analytics
4 91 (17.27%) Prototyping
5 73 (13.85%) Usability Testing
6 72 (13.66%) Scrum
7 64 (12.14%) Data Architecture
8 61 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
9 51 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 51 (9.68%) ETL
10 48 (9.11%) E-Commerce
11 45 (8.54%) Web Development
12 44 (8.35%) TOGAF
13 42 (7.97%) Project Management
14 38 (7.21%) SDLC
15 36 (6.83%) Data Analytics
16 34 (6.45%) Data Governance
16 34 (6.45%) Data Management
16 34 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
16 34 (6.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 98 (18.60%) SQL
2 74 (14.04%) JavaScript
3 51 (9.68%) Java
4 28 (5.31%) Python
5 21 (3.98%) C#
6 17 (3.23%) PHP
7 7 (1.33%) C
8 5 (0.95%) PL/SQL
8 5 (0.95%) T-SQL
8 5 (0.95%) VB
9 3 (0.57%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.57%) Scala
10 2 (0.38%) C++
10 2 (0.38%) R
10 2 (0.38%) Ruby
10 2 (0.38%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.19%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.19%) ES6
11 1 (0.19%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 84 (15.94%) Degree
2 17 (3.23%) CISSP
2 17 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.04%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.04%) Sun Certification
4 12 (2.28%) CISM
5 9 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.71%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.76%) CISA
6 4 (0.76%) CITP
7 2 (0.38%) CEH
7 2 (0.38%) MBCS
7 2 (0.38%) MCSE
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.38%) PhD
7 2 (0.38%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (0.19%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.93%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.85%) GDPR
3 14 (2.66%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.47%) QA
5 10 (1.90%) COBIT
5 10 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.57%) Def Stans
7 3 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.57%) WCAG
8 2 (0.38%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.90%) Docker
2 2 (0.38%) Firmware
3 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.71%) Ansible
2 1 (0.19%) Mesos
Vendors
1 104 (19.73%) Adobe
2 50 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.61%) Oracle
4 16 (3.04%) Sun
5 14 (2.66%) Google
6 10 (1.90%) TIBCO
7 9 (1.71%) Interwoven
8 6 (1.14%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.14%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.95%) Twitter
10 4 (0.76%) Apple
10 4 (0.76%) Cisco
10 4 (0.76%) Hotjar
10 4 (0.76%) webMethods
11 3 (0.57%) Nintex
11 3 (0.57%) Talend
12 2 (0.38%) Blue Prism
12 2 (0.38%) Capita
12 2 (0.38%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.38%) Teradata