The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 120 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £32,000 £64,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £61,500 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Technical 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
1649 1728 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.87% 95.89% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1373 1326
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Technical Architect
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Crewe - 3 £62,500 -
Chester - 1 £47,500 -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) JDE OneWorld
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Business Development
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) New Media
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) XML

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JDE OneWorld
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) HBase
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) New Media
2 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (14.29%) Netezza
3 1 (14.29%) RainStor
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica