Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 944 763 1001
Rank change year-on-year -181 +238 +83
Permanent jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 43 37 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.052% 0.082%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.77% 0.87% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 100
10th Percentile £35,428 £41,148 £37,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £44,281 £41,443
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £61,250
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% -6.12% -18.33%
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £76,562
90th Percentile £93,750 £75,625 £81,138
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,250 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -21.30% +15.00% -4.76%

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 5,579 4,253 8,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.93% 6.01% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,832 3,134 6,138
10th Percentile £33,618 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,977
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £74,688 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -169 42 £65,000 +13.04% 19
UK excluding London -116 32 £45,250 -21.30% 18
North of England -41 23 £45,000 -34.55% 4
Work from Home - 14 £45,000 - 9
North West -25 12 £42,500 -38.18% 3
Yorkshire - 11 £45,000 - 1
London -115 10 £95,000 +31.03% 2
Midlands -67 5 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £75,000 - 1
South West -75 2 £73,750 +28.26% 8
South East -85 2 £70,000 +40.00% 4

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 43 (100.00%) Sparx
2 36 (83.72%) UML
3 18 (41.86%) C#
3 18 (41.86%) BPMN
4 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (32.56%) SQL
5 14 (32.56%) Social Skills
6 13 (30.23%) DevOps
6 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
6 13 (30.23%) Azure
7 12 (27.91%) Business Analysis
7 12 (27.91%) Degree
7 12 (27.91%) .NET
8 11 (25.58%) MS Visio
8 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
8 11 (25.58%) TOGAF
8 11 (25.58%) Business Process Modelling
9 10 (23.26%) Zachman Framework
9 10 (23.26%) Requirements Engineering
9 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (23.26%) C++
10 9 (20.93%) SOA
10 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
10 9 (20.93%) MODAF
10 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (20.93%) Microservices
11 8 (18.60%) ArchiMate
11 8 (18.60%) Business Development
11 8 (18.60%) N-Tier

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 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Azure Data Factory
2 5 (11.63%) Azure Key Vault
2 5 (11.63%) Azure Service Bus
2 5 (11.63%) PaaS
2 5 (11.63%) Power Platform
3 4 (9.30%) AWS
4 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Big Data
2 5 (11.63%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (11.63%) Power BI
3 2 (4.65%) Data Lake
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) C++Builder
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (32.56%) Social Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Influencing Skills
3 6 (13.95%) Public Sector
4 4 (9.30%) Aerospace
5 3 (6.98%) Local Government
5 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.65%) Finance
6 2 (4.65%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (2.33%) Back Office
7 1 (2.33%) Legal
7 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Architect
2 14 (32.56%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Business Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Architect
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Azure Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Service Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Web Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) .NET Core
2 7 (16.28%) React
3 6 (13.95%) CSS
3 6 (13.95%) jQuery
3 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (11.63%) Entity Framework
5 4 (9.30%) REST
6 3 (6.98%) Apache Thrift
6 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.98%) SOAP
6 3 (6.98%) WSDL
7 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Core
7 2 (4.65%) MFC
7 2 (4.65%) Vue.js
7 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) N-Tier
2 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.95%) Internet of Things
4 3 (6.98%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Equities
5 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) UML
2 18 (41.86%) BPMN
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (30.23%) DevOps
5 12 (27.91%) Business Analysis
6 11 (25.58%) Business Process Modelling
6 11 (25.58%) TOGAF
7 10 (23.26%) Requirements Engineering
7 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (23.26%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (20.93%) Microservices
8 9 (20.93%) MODAF
8 9 (20.93%) SOA
8 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
9 8 (18.60%) ArchiMate
9 8 (18.60%) Business Development
9 8 (18.60%) MVC
10 7 (16.28%) OO
10 7 (16.28%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) C#
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) SQL
4 10 (23.26%) C++
5 8 (18.60%) C
5 8 (18.60%) Java
6 7 (16.28%) TypeScript
7 5 (11.63%) Perl
7 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
7 5 (11.63%) Python
8 2 (4.65%) VC++
9 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) Degree
3 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) GRC
2 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Kubernetes
1 5 (11.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Sparx
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) BiZZdesign
4 5 (11.63%) Databricks
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) VMware
6 2 (4.65%) Embarcadero
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.33%) Nintex