The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 169 - 179
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% - 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £57,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3808 3880 3656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.47% 94.98% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3143 3359 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Architect
North West

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 31 July 2014.

Applications Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) UML
2 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (57.89%) Waterfall
3 7 (36.84%) Mainframe
3 7 (36.84%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) DB2
3 7 (36.84%) COBOL
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) J2EE
3 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 7 (36.84%) CICS
4 6 (31.58%) Data Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.79%) Legal
7 3 (15.79%) SLA
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (36.84%) CICS
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) DB2
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 3 (15.79%) Legal
5 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) J2EE
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) UML
1 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (57.89%) Waterfall
2 7 (36.84%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) Data Architecture
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Load Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) High Availability
6 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) COBOL
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + car, bonus, excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago