The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 31 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 11 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 6.18% 4.00% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.32% 4.14% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.16%
Architect
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Macclesfield 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
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
174 169 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 97.75% 96.57% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 165 143 150
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Architect
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Architect Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Architect
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 13 (68.42%) SQL
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) WCF
4 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
5 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) MySQL
6 8 (42.11%) PHP
6 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (42.11%) WPF
7 7 (36.84%) Symfony
7 7 (36.84%) JSON
7 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (36.84%) SOAP
7 7 (36.84%) SOA
8 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (31.58%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET
9 5 (26.32%) HTML
9 5 (26.32%) MSMQ
9 5 (26.32%) Software Architecture
9 5 (26.32%) HTML5
9 5 (26.32%) REST
9 5 (26.32%) Doctrine
10 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Documentum
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Terremark
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) MySQL
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) WCF
3 8 (42.11%) WPF
4 7 (36.84%) Symfony
4 7 (36.84%) SOAP
4 7 (36.84%) JSON
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) Doctrine
5 5 (26.32%) MSMQ
5 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.79%) CSS
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Taxonomies
3 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) AIX
2 2 (10.53%) HPUX
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) SOA
3 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Software Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (21.05%) Workflow
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) DevOps
9 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
4 8 (42.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCIE
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) XenServer
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.26%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
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