The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 45 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.54% - 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% - 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £53,750 - £46,750
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 - £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 - £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Technical Architecture
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
219 218 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.80% 81.65% 81.57%
Number of salaries quoted 122 150 146
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Chester

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Chester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Chester

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) hybris
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) CSS

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Route 53
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Telematics
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) ATG
1 2 (25.00%) hybris