The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £77,500 £92,500
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -16.21%
Principal 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
1264 1802 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.69% 96.47% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1471 1157
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Principal Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle