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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 84 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 125 134 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.35% 3.73% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 3.90% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 100 97 136
Median salary £65,000 £62,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +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
3633 3439 4117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.24% 95.63% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3175 2849 3518
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Cheadle +18 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Bolton - 2 £72,500 -
Wigan -8 1 - -
Architect
North West

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 100 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (30.83%) Finance
3 77 (28.95%) Java
4 61 (22.93%) C#
5 49 (18.42%) .NET
6 46 (17.29%) Scrum
7 45 (16.92%) Big Data
8 39 (14.66%) TOGAF
9 37 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (13.91%) PHP
9 37 (13.91%) Relational Database
10 36 (13.53%) RDBMS
11 35 (13.16%) Presales
12 33 (12.41%) Degree
13 31 (11.65%) Kanban
13 31 (11.65%) DevOps
14 30 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (11.28%) Retail
15 29 (10.90%) Computer Science
15 29 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
16 28 (10.53%) SOA
16 28 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
17 27 (10.15%) NoSQL
17 27 (10.15%) Banking
17 27 (10.15%) OO
18 26 (9.77%) ITIL
18 26 (9.77%) SQL Server
18 26 (9.77%) Microsoft
18 26 (9.77%) Automated Testing

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 9 (3.38%) CMS
2 8 (3.01%) Apache Pig
2 8 (3.01%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.26%) Apache
3 6 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.88%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.38%) CICS
6 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.38%) JBoss
6 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.38%) Mule
6 1 (0.38%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.38%) nginx
6 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.13%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Maximo
2 1 (0.38%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.38%) SAP MII
2 1 (0.38%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.38%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.14%) IaaS
4 10 (3.76%) PaaS
5 8 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.26%) SaaS
7 4 (1.50%) Office 365
8 3 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.38%) GitHub
10 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.76%) MPLS
2 7 (2.63%) DNS
2 7 (2.63%) LAN
2 7 (2.63%) WAN
3 6 (2.26%) VLAN
4 5 (1.88%) Network Security
5 4 (1.50%) HTTP
5 4 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.50%) VoIP
6 3 (1.13%) Broadband
6 3 (1.13%) Firewall
6 3 (1.13%) Internet
6 3 (1.13%) SAN
7 2 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.75%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.38%) Intranet
8 1 (0.38%) Skype
8 1 (0.38%) VPN
8 1 (0.38%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.92%) Big Data
2 37 (13.91%) Relational Database
3 36 (13.53%) RDBMS
4 29 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (10.15%) NoSQL
6 26 (9.77%) SQL Server
7 24 (9.02%) MySQL
8 15 (5.64%) MongoDB
9 14 (5.26%) Hadoop
10 8 (3.01%) Amazon Redshift
10 8 (3.01%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.13%) DataStage
12 3 (1.13%) DB2
13 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.75%) Impala
13 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.75%) Sqoop
14 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.50%) Gradle
1 4 (1.50%) Maven
2 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.75%) Moq
2 2 (0.75%) MSTest
2 2 (0.75%) NUnit
3 1 (0.38%) CircleCI
3 1 (0.38%) ERwin
3 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.38%) Travis CI
General
1 82 (30.83%) Finance
2 30 (11.28%) Retail
3 27 (10.15%) Banking
4 16 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.51%) Legal
6 10 (3.76%) Publishing
7 9 (3.38%) Marketing
8 6 (2.26%) Military
9 5 (1.88%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.13%) Electronics
10 3 (1.13%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.38%) Games
12 1 (0.38%) Local Government
12 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (18.42%) .NET
2 22 (8.27%) CSS
2 22 (8.27%) HTML
3 18 (6.77%) REST
4 17 (6.39%) Java EE
5 16 (6.02%) J2EE
6 15 (5.64%) Spring
7 13 (4.89%) jQuery
7 13 (4.89%) XML
8 12 (4.51%) SOAP
9 10 (3.76%) JSON
9 10 (3.76%) Middleware
9 10 (3.76%) Node.js
10 7 (2.63%) CSS3
10 7 (2.63%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.63%) HTML5
10 7 (2.63%) Web Services
11 6 (2.26%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.26%) Apache Camel
12 4 (1.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.90%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (6.77%) Algorithms
4 18 (6.77%) Data Centre
4 18 (6.77%) Data Structures
5 11 (4.14%) Data Integration
6 10 (3.76%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.01%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.63%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.63%) PKI
8 7 (2.63%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.26%) FlexPod
9 6 (2.26%) iPad
10 3 (1.13%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.13%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.13%) New Media
10 3 (1.13%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.76%) Linux
2 8 (3.01%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.63%) Windows
4 4 (1.50%) Android
4 4 (1.50%) Solaris
5 3 (1.13%) OpenVMS
5 3 (1.13%) Unix
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (37.59%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (17.29%) Scrum
3 39 (14.66%) TOGAF
4 37 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (13.16%) Presales
6 31 (11.65%) DevOps
6 31 (11.65%) Kanban
7 28 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (10.53%) SOA
8 27 (10.15%) OO
9 26 (9.77%) Automated Testing
9 26 (9.77%) ITIL
9 26 (9.77%) Open Source
10 25 (9.40%) Risk Management
11 23 (8.65%) RUP
12 20 (7.52%) Analytics
12 20 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (7.52%) Enterprise Architecture
12 20 (7.52%) Zachman Framework
13 18 (6.77%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (28.95%) Java
2 61 (22.93%) C#
3 37 (13.91%) PHP
4 24 (9.02%) SQL
5 19 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 12 (4.51%) Python
7 9 (3.38%) Ruby
8 8 (3.01%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.01%) C
8 8 (3.01%) Perl
9 5 (1.88%) C++
10 4 (1.50%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.50%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.38%) Go
12 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 33 (12.41%) Degree
2 10 (3.76%) CISSP
3 7 (2.63%) CISM
3 7 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.26%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.50%) GIAC
5 4 (1.50%) ISSAP
5 4 (1.50%) SANS
6 3 (1.13%) CCDP
6 3 (1.13%) CCIE
6 3 (1.13%) ISEB
6 3 (1.13%) MCSE
7 2 (0.75%) CCNP
7 2 (0.75%) MCSA
8 1 (0.38%) CCA
8 1 (0.38%) CCNA
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.38%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.76%) QA
1 10 (3.76%) SEPA
2 5 (1.88%) COBIT
3 3 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) GCP
5 1 (0.38%) GPG13
5 1 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 20 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.76%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.88%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.38%) Docker
5 1 (0.38%) KVM
5 1 (0.38%) Varnish
5 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Ansible
1 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.38%) Puppet
1 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.27%) VMware
3 19 (7.14%) Oracle
4 15 (5.64%) Cisco
5 10 (3.76%) IBM
6 9 (3.38%) NetApp
7 7 (2.63%) SAP
8 6 (2.26%) Citrix
8 6 (2.26%) HP
8 6 (2.26%) Teradata
9 5 (1.88%) AppSense
9 5 (1.88%) Symantec
9 5 (1.88%) Veeam
10 3 (1.13%) Cognizant
10 3 (1.13%) Zend
11 2 (0.75%) Apiary
11 2 (0.75%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.75%) Cognos
11 2 (0.75%) Google
11 2 (0.75%) Hortonworks
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + pension, private medical and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Rutherford Grant
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexible working hours
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, North West, United Kingdom
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Centrica
Salary: Competitive plus benifits
Posted: 11 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BLM law
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BLM law
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 23 days ago