Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Mobile Solutions Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Mobile Solution Architect
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1135 1127 1243
Rank change year-on-year -8 +116 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Mobile Solutions Architect 22 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.026% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.027% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 37
UK median annual salary £82,500 £65,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% -10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £63,125 £52,000 £58,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £83,000 £92,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £58,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.38% -7.20% -2.34%

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 166,399 171,574 198,444
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,020 142,894 165,923
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Mobile Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Solutions Architect in the UK

Mobile Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mobile Solutions Architect in the UK

Mobile Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Solutions Architect over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Mobile Solutions Architect in the UK

Mobile Solutions Architect
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Solutions Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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 -15 21 £82,500 +22.22% 3
London +17 15 £83,750 +4.69% 3
UK excluding London -4 6 £67,500 +16.38%
North of England +10 4 £52,750 -24.64%
North West -2 4 £52,750 -24.64%
South East +12 2 £70,000 +7.69%

Mobile Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Mobile Solutions 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 Mobile Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) Android
2 9 (40.91%) Apple iOS
3 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 8 (36.36%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Gradle
5 4 (18.18%) RxJava
5 4 (18.18%) Microservices
5 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
5 4 (18.18%) Apple Swift
5 4 (18.18%) CocoaPods
5 4 (18.18%) Concurrent Programming
5 4 (18.18%) Kotlin
5 4 (18.18%) Dagger
5 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 4 (18.18%) MVVM
5 4 (18.18%) Mockito
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 3 (13.64%) DNA
6 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) PLM
6 3 (13.64%) Handset
6 3 (13.64%) Marketing

Mobile Solutions 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 2 (9.09%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) CocoaPods
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) Gradle
1 4 (18.18%) Mockito
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Dagger
1 4 (18.18%) RxJava
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (4.55%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (4.55%) iOS SDK
4 1 (4.55%) JMS
4 1 (4.55%) Kafka
4 1 (4.55%) NativeScript
4 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
4 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.55%) React Native
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Handset
2 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (4.55%) BYOD
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Android
2 9 (40.91%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Concurrent Programming
2 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (18.18%) Microservices
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
2 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 4 (18.18%) MVC
2 4 (18.18%) MVVM
2 4 (18.18%) SOA
2 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 3 (13.64%) Android Development
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Transformation Strategy
3 3 (13.64%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) Apple Swift
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Kotlin
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Google
1 1 (4.55%) Telerik
1 1 (4.55%) Xamarin