The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Architect
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106 147 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.25% 98.66% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 97 128 161
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Architect
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Architect Salary Trend in Bolton

Architect
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Health Informatics
2 2 (40.00%) Informatics
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
1 2 (40.00%) Informatics
1 2 (40.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree