The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 60 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 38 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.30% 2.88% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% 2.97% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 67
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £42,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £72,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1118 1382 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.05% 97.19% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1223 1598
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Architect
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 17 £70,000 - 2
Warrington +14 5 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Chester -2 4 £79,250 +21.92% 1
Crewe -6 3 £55,000 -24.13% 1
Knutsford +7 2 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Macclesfield - 1 £85,000 -
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 across the Cheshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 17 (24.64%) Oracle
3 15 (21.74%) Java
4 14 (20.29%) .NET
4 14 (20.29%) CRM
5 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 11 (15.94%) SOAP
7 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.04%) Windows
8 9 (13.04%) SOA
8 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (11.59%) SaaS
9 8 (11.59%) iPad
9 8 (11.59%) SQL
9 8 (11.59%) MVC
9 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
10 7 (10.14%) PMI
10 7 (10.14%) PMI Certification
10 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (8.70%) REST
11 6 (8.70%) Data Architecture
11 6 (8.70%) JMS
11 6 (8.70%) Ant
11 6 (8.70%) JBoss
11 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
11 6 (8.70%) Web Services
11 6 (8.70%) Unix
11 6 (8.70%) Spring

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (8.70%) JBoss
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.90%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (2.90%) Confluence
2 2 (2.90%) Mule
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) SaaS
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) SAN
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) Big Data
2 2 (2.90%) DB2
2 2 (2.90%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Ant
2 3 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.45%) Grunt
4 1 (1.45%) gulp
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Advertising
3 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 11 (15.94%) SOAP
3 6 (8.70%) JMS
3 6 (8.70%) REST
3 6 (8.70%) Spring
3 6 (8.70%) Web Services
4 5 (7.25%) EJB
5 4 (5.80%) JSP
5 4 (5.80%) Spring MVC
6 3 (4.35%) CSS
6 3 (4.35%) HTML
6 3 (4.35%) J2EE
6 3 (4.35%) jQuery
7 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.90%) MyBatis
7 2 (2.90%) OpenID
7 2 (2.90%) SAML
7 2 (2.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.59%) iPad
3 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.14%) PMI
4 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Informatics
6 1 (1.45%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) CRM
2 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.04%) SOA
4 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
4 8 (11.59%) MVC
4 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.70%) Data Architecture
6 5 (7.25%) EAI
6 5 (7.25%) Scrum
6 5 (7.25%) Software Delivery
6 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (5.80%) B2B
7 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (5.80%) Project Management
8 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.35%) ETL
8 3 (4.35%) ITSM
8 3 (4.35%) Service Management
8 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) Java
2 8 (11.59%) SQL
3 5 (7.25%) C#
3 5 (7.25%) Python
4 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.90%) VB
6 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.45%) Ruby
6 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.45%) CCA
2 1 (1.45%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) MBA
2 1 (1.45%) MCSA
2 1 (1.45%) MCSE
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Firmware
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Oracle
2 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.35%) HP
3 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.90%) Perforce
4 2 (2.90%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.45%) Dell
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Teradata
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
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