The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Architect
Rank 178 187 184
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.027% 0.025% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.027% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £52,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.24%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.84%
.NET 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3605 3767 3876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.62% 94.89% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2950 3148 3369
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

.NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

.NET Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

.NET Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

.NET Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited .NET 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 .NET Architect in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 12 (60.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (50.00%) MVC
4 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) WCF
5 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (40.00%) Project Management
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (35.00%) TDD
7 7 (35.00%) HTML5
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (35.00%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (35.00%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited .NET 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 .NET Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) WCF
4 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (35.00%) HTML5
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (10.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) Project Management
4 7 (35.00%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos