The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 67 58 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 129 162 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.69% 4.82% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 4.99% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 97 102 68
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +17.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,133 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £75,000 £72,550
UK excluding London median salary £65,125 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +4.00%
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
3422 3249 3850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.77% 96.64% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 2706 3147
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +13 6 £67,500 +4.65% 2
Bolton - 2 - -
Salford - 2 - -
Altrincham +2 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 82 (32.80%) .NET
2 78 (31.20%) Finance
3 68 (27.20%) TOGAF
4 67 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (26.80%) Java
5 50 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (19.20%) C#
7 42 (16.80%) Banking
8 39 (15.60%) SOA
9 35 (14.00%) Presales
10 32 (12.80%) Microsoft
11 31 (12.40%) J2EE
12 26 (10.40%) Degree
13 25 (10.00%) Java EE
14 24 (9.60%) Oracle
15 23 (9.20%) SOAP
16 21 (8.40%) CRM
17 20 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
17 20 (8.00%) Big Data
17 20 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (7.60%) Enterprise Software
18 19 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (7.60%) Zachman Framework
18 19 (7.60%) SQL Server
18 19 (7.60%) HTML
18 19 (7.60%) SQL
19 18 (7.20%) SaaS
20 17 (6.80%) REST
20 17 (6.80%) Data Centre
20 17 (6.80%) ITIL

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.80%) CMS
2 10 (4.00%) JBoss
2 10 (4.00%) Umbraco
3 9 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.20%) Alfresco
4 8 (3.20%) Liferay
4 8 (3.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (2.80%) MS Exchange
6 6 (2.40%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.60%) Apache
8 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.40%) IIS
9 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (2.80%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) HFM
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.40%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.40%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.20%) SaaS
2 11 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.40%) Office 365
5 5 (2.00%) IaaS
6 3 (1.20%) PaaS
7 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.40%) Force.com
8 1 (0.40%) Heroku
8 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.60%) WAN
2 8 (3.20%) Firewall
2 8 (3.20%) MPLS
3 5 (2.00%) DNS
3 5 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.20%) LAN
4 3 (1.20%) VPN
5 2 (0.80%) Network Security
5 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.80%) VoIP
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) H.323
6 1 (0.40%) HTTP
6 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.40%) Internet
6 1 (0.40%) PBX
6 1 (0.40%) PSTN
6 1 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.40%) Skype
6 1 (0.40%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.00%) Big Data
2 19 (7.60%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.80%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.20%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.20%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.60%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.60%) DB2
8 4 (1.60%) MySQL
9 3 (1.20%) DataStage
9 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.80%) Power BI
10 2 (0.80%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.20%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.20%) IntelliJ
2 3 (1.20%) JUnit
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.20%) Selenium
2 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 78 (31.20%) Finance
2 42 (16.80%) Banking
3 12 (4.80%) Marketing
3 12 (4.80%) Retail
4 7 (2.80%) Billing
5 5 (2.00%) Legal
5 5 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.20%) Games
6 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.80%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (32.80%) .NET
2 31 (12.40%) J2EE
3 25 (10.00%) Java EE
4 23 (9.20%) SOAP
5 19 (7.60%) HTML
6 17 (6.80%) REST
7 15 (6.00%) ASP.NET
7 15 (6.00%) CSS
8 13 (5.20%) Web Services
9 9 (3.60%) XML
10 8 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.80%) HTML5
11 7 (2.80%) JDBC
11 7 (2.80%) jQuery
12 6 (2.40%) JSON
12 6 (2.40%) WPF
13 4 (1.60%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (1.60%) CSS3
13 4 (1.60%) Hibernate
13 4 (1.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.60%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (6.80%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.20%) Visualisation
5 6 (2.40%) iPad
6 5 (2.00%) User Experience
7 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.20%) FMCG
7 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.20%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.20%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.80%) Contactless
8 2 (0.80%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.80%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.80%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.20%) Windows
2 5 (2.00%) Unix
3 4 (1.60%) Linux
4 2 (0.80%) AIX
4 2 (0.80%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (27.20%) TOGAF
2 67 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (15.60%) SOA
5 35 (14.00%) Presales
6 21 (8.40%) CRM
7 20 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 19 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (7.60%) Zachman Framework
9 17 (6.80%) ITIL
10 16 (6.40%) Information Security
10 16 (6.40%) Software Delivery
10 16 (6.40%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 14 (5.60%) Open Source
11 14 (5.60%) Security Architecture
11 14 (5.60%) UML
12 12 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (4.80%) MVC
12 12 (4.80%) Scrum
12 12 (4.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 67 (26.80%) Java
2 48 (19.20%) C#
3 19 (7.60%) SQL
4 12 (4.80%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.80%) Scala
6 6 (2.40%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.60%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.20%) C
9 2 (0.80%) ABAP
9 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) Perl
10 1 (0.40%) PHP
10 1 (0.40%) Python
10 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (10.40%) Degree
2 11 (4.40%) CISSP
3 10 (4.00%) CISM
4 7 (2.80%) MBA
5 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.20%) ISEB
6 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.40%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.40%) MCITP
7 1 (0.40%) MCTS
7 1 (0.40%) NCIE
7 1 (0.40%) RHCE
7 1 (0.40%) VCAP
7 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.20%) COBIT
2 5 (2.00%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.80%) SEPA
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.20%) Docker
3 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) vCloud
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Ansible
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.60%) Oracle
3 11 (4.40%) VMware
4 10 (4.00%) Cisco
4 10 (4.00%) IBM
4 10 (4.00%) Sitecore
5 8 (3.20%) EPiServer
6 6 (2.40%) SAP
7 4 (1.60%) Citrix
7 4 (1.60%) Cognizant
7 4 (1.60%) HP
7 4 (1.60%) NetApp
8 3 (1.20%) Juniper
8 3 (1.20%) Teradata
8 3 (1.20%) webMethods
9 2 (0.80%) Cognos
9 2 (0.80%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.80%) Netezza
9 2 (0.80%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.80%) Twitter
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