Period
to 3 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sparx Enterprise Architect skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sparx Enterprise Architect over the 6 months to 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect
UK
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 760 949 992
Rank change year-on-year +189 +43 +73
Permanent jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 52 60 131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.049% 0.088%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.42% 0.84% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 105
Median annual salary £77,500 £68,546 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.06% -11.55% -3.13%
10th Percentile £36,000 £39,062 £32,950
90th Percentile £97,500 £110,000 £90,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.67% +14.29%

Sparx Enterprise Architect is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,674 7,182 8,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.85% 5.88% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,736 5,231 6,175
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £97,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sparx Enterprise Architect as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the UK

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect.

Salary trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the UK

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the UK

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 3 March 2021. 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 +211 51 £76,250 +19.61% 6
UK excluding London +145 28 £62,500 +25.00% 5
London +175 23 £82,500 +10.00% 1
Midlands +60 12 £65,000 - 2
West Midlands - 12 £65,000 - 2
North of England +59 8 £35,000 -22.22%
North West +50 7 £35,000 -22.22%
South East +129 4 £62,500 +13.64% 2
South West +34 4 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Work from Home - 4 £62,500 - 1
North East - 1 £51,218 -

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, IT jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 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 Sparx Enterprise Architect.

1 52 (100.00%) Sparx
2 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (76.92%) UML
4 34 (65.38%) TOGAF
5 27 (51.92%) MODAF
5 27 (51.92%) Azure
6 25 (48.08%) DevOps
7 23 (44.23%) SOA
7 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
7 23 (44.23%) .NET
8 22 (42.31%) N-Tier
8 22 (42.31%) Zachman Framework
8 22 (42.31%) Microservices
9 21 (40.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 21 (40.38%) Waterfall
10 20 (38.46%) SQL
10 20 (38.46%) C#
11 19 (36.54%) AWS
11 19 (36.54%) ArchiMate
12 18 (34.62%) Degree
12 18 (34.62%) CSS
13 17 (32.69%) MVC
13 17 (32.69%) Finance
13 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
13 17 (32.69%) Test Automation
13 17 (32.69%) PaaS
13 17 (32.69%) Entity Framework
13 17 (32.69%) jQuery
13 17 (32.69%) Unit Testing
13 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration

Sparx Enterprise Architect
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 16 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.62%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 27 (51.92%) Azure
2 19 (36.54%) AWS
3 17 (32.69%) PaaS
4 13 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.85%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (3.85%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.92%) Boomi
7 1 (1.92%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Internet
2 5 (9.62%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Big Data
2 4 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.85%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.85%) OLAP
4 2 (3.85%) Power BI
5 1 (1.92%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.69%) C++Builder
4 3 (5.77%) JIRA
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 13 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 13 (25.00%) Back Office
3 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.77%) Local Government
5 2 (3.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.92%) Billing
6 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Architect
2 25 (48.08%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (32.69%) Digital Architect
3 17 (32.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 10 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Lead Architect
5 9 (17.31%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Architect
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Digital Architect
5 9 (17.31%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Azure Architect
7 4 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Data Modeller
8 3 (5.77%) Finance Modeller
8 3 (5.77%) Service Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) .NET
2 18 (34.62%) CSS
3 17 (32.69%) .NET Core
3 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
3 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (32.69%) Entity Framework
3 17 (32.69%) jQuery
3 17 (32.69%) React
3 17 (32.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (9.62%) Apache Thrift
4 5 (9.62%) REST
4 5 (9.62%) SOAP
4 5 (9.62%) WSDL
4 5 (9.62%) XML
5 3 (5.77%) GraphQL
5 3 (5.77%) JSON
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.92%) Middleware
6 1 (1.92%) XHTML
6 1 (1.92%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) N-Tier
2 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
3 8 (15.38%) Internet of Things
4 5 (9.62%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.92%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (76.92%) UML
3 34 (65.38%) TOGAF
4 27 (51.92%) MODAF
5 25 (48.08%) DevOps
6 23 (44.23%) SOA
7 22 (42.31%) Microservices
7 22 (42.31%) Zachman Framework
8 21 (40.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 21 (40.38%) Waterfall
9 19 (36.54%) ArchiMate
10 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (32.69%) Deployment Automation
10 17 (32.69%) MVC
10 17 (32.69%) SOLID
10 17 (32.69%) Test Automation
10 17 (32.69%) Unit Testing
11 14 (26.92%) OO
12 13 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
12 13 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
2 20 (38.46%) C#
2 20 (38.46%) SQL
3 17 (32.69%) PowerShell
4 13 (25.00%) C
5 8 (15.38%) Java
6 5 (9.62%) C++
7 3 (5.77%) Perl
8 2 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Degree
2 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (32.69%) Terraform
2 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Sparx
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 13 (25.00%) Nintex
4 8 (15.38%) BiZZdesign
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix
5 5 (9.62%) VMware
6 4 (7.69%) Embarcadero
7 2 (3.85%) Capita
7 2 (3.85%) Databricks
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco
8 1 (1.92%) Google
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle