The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications 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 Applications 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
Application Architect
Rank 174 184 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% 0.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £60,000 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Applications 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%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
2 7 (38.89%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
2 7 (38.89%) WCF
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (38.89%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (38.89%) HTML5
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture

Applications 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 Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) CICS
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Publishing
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
2 7 (38.89%) WCF
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (38.89%) HTML5
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 7 (38.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
1 7 (38.89%) TDD
1 7 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
1 7 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
1 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
2 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
1 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) COBOL
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago