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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 179 177 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 13 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 0
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
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
3685 3859 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.79% 95.03% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3093 3186 3184
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Applications Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (47.37%) IBM
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) J2EE
3 6 (31.58%) UML
3 6 (31.58%) OO
3 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
3 6 (31.58%) N-Tier
3 6 (31.58%) OOD
3 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
3 6 (31.58%) Spring
3 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
3 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
3 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
5 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
5 4 (21.05%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) WCF
5 4 (21.05%) System Testing
5 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) SOAP
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) J2EE
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
1 6 (31.58%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) WCF
2 4 (21.05%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) SOAP
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) N-Tier
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) LPAR
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) AIX
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) UML
1 6 (31.58%) OO
1 6 (31.58%) OOD
1 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
1 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
2 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
3 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) System Testing
3 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) IBM
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago