The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 114 112 134
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.33% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Software Architecture
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1523 1284 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.75% 81.52% 83.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 960 1240
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Cheshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 3 £33,500 - 1
Warrington +10 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Software Architecture
North West

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) CSS
5 6 (60.00%) MVC
5 6 (60.00%) TDD
6 5 (50.00%) Ajax
6 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (50.00%) jQuery
6 5 (50.00%) HTML5
6 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 5 (50.00%) Web Services
6 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (40.00%) OO
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (40.00%) WCF
7 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) Scrum
8 3 (30.00%) MS Excel

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) Ajax
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (30.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
6 2 (20.00%) Symfony
6 2 (20.00%) LINQ
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Tandem
1 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Cash Management
5 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
Macclesfield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago