Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Salesforce Architect was £75,000 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.

Salesforce.com Architect
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 971 1044 1154
Rank change year-on-year +73 +110 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Salesforce Architect 186 129 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.073% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.075% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 139 74 106
UK median annual salary £75,000 £83,750 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.45% -1.47% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £54,375
90th Percentile £100,000 £108,750 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £68,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -6.25%

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%

Salesforce Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce Architect in the UK

Salesforce Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Salesforce Architect in the UK

Salesforce Architect
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Salesforce Architect in the UK

Salesforce Architect
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce 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 +70 182 £77,500 -6.06% 22
London +57 125 £85,000 -5.56% 13
UK excluding London +42 58 £75,000 +9.09% 9
Midlands +44 30 £70,000 - 2
West Midlands - 30 £70,000 - 2
South East +21 18 £95,000 +18.75% 3
North of England +4 7 £60,000 +9.09%
North West +3 7 £60,000 -21.05%
Scotland - 2 £46,000 -
East of England +17 1 £62,000 -24.85% 3

Salesforce Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

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

1 186 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 77 (41.40%) Apex Code
3 71 (38.17%) Visualforce
4 59 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (30.65%) Force.com
6 55 (29.57%) ETL
7 53 (28.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 51 (27.42%) CRM
9 40 (21.51%) Data Management
10 38 (20.43%) Finance
10 38 (20.43%) Computer Science
11 36 (19.35%) Migration
12 35 (18.82%) SDLC
13 33 (17.74%) SQL
14 29 (15.59%) Java
15 26 (13.98%) Waterfall
16 25 (13.44%) Mason
16 25 (13.44%) Scrum
17 24 (12.90%) Marketing
18 23 (12.37%) Degree
18 23 (12.37%) SOAP
18 23 (12.37%) SOA
18 23 (12.37%) SaaS
19 22 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (11.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
20 20 (10.75%) Big Data
20 20 (10.75%) Data Modelling
21 18 (9.68%) Web Services
21 18 (9.68%) Middleware
21 18 (9.68%) Data Migration

Salesforce 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 1 (0.54%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (9.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (30.65%) Force.com
2 53 (28.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 23 (12.37%) SaaS
4 22 (11.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 6 (3.23%) Cloudflare
6 4 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (2.15%) Heroku
7 3 (1.61%) CloudSense
8 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) HTTP
2 2 (1.08%) SSL
3 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.75%) Big Data
2 7 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.08%) MySQL
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.15%) JIRA
4 3 (1.61%) Ant
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.08%) NetBeans
5 2 (1.08%) Subversion
5 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (20.43%) Finance
2 24 (12.90%) Marketing
3 8 (4.30%) Retail
4 3 (1.61%) Banking
4 3 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Front Office
5 1 (0.54%) Games
5 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (38.17%) Visualforce
2 25 (13.44%) Mason
3 23 (12.37%) SOAP
4 18 (9.68%) Middleware
4 18 (9.68%) Web Services
5 16 (8.60%) REST
6 9 (4.84%) .NET
7 6 (3.23%) jQuery
7 6 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (2.15%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.15%) XML
9 3 (1.61%) Kafka
9 3 (1.61%) RESTful
9 3 (1.61%) ServiceStack
10 2 (1.08%) Ajax
10 2 (1.08%) CSS
10 2 (1.08%) HTML
10 2 (1.08%) XSLT
11 1 (0.54%) JSON
11 1 (0.54%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.43%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.15%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.15%) Fintech
6 3 (1.61%) FMCG
6 3 (1.61%) Life Science
6 3 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.08%) Derivative
7 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.54%) User Experience
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (29.57%) ETL
3 51 (27.42%) CRM
4 40 (21.51%) Data Management
5 36 (19.35%) Migration
6 35 (18.82%) SDLC
7 26 (13.98%) Waterfall
8 25 (13.44%) Scrum
9 23 (12.37%) SOA
10 20 (10.75%) Data Modelling
11 18 (9.68%) Data Migration
11 18 (9.68%) Master Data Management
12 17 (9.14%) Mentoring
12 17 (9.14%) Project Management
13 16 (8.60%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (6.99%) Data Analysis
15 12 (6.45%) Data Security
15 12 (6.45%) ERP
16 11 (5.91%) EAI
16 11 (5.91%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (41.40%) Apex Code
2 33 (17.74%) SQL
3 29 (15.59%) Java
4 8 (4.30%) SOQL
5 6 (3.23%) C#
5 6 (3.23%) Ruby
6 5 (2.69%) SOSL
7 4 (2.15%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.15%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.61%) C++
9 2 (1.08%) PHP
9 2 (1.08%) Python
9 2 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (12.37%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.61%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.84%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 186 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (6.99%) Oracle
3 12 (6.45%) SAP
4 10 (5.38%) Informatica
4 10 (5.38%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 9 (4.84%) Siebel
6 6 (3.23%) Talend
7 4 (2.15%) Pardot
8 3 (1.61%) Adobe
8 3 (1.61%) Apttus
8 3 (1.61%) Google
8 3 (1.61%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.08%) IBM
9 2 (1.08%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.08%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.54%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.54%) Jitterbit
10 1 (0.54%) Marketo
10 1 (0.54%) Tableau