The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Software Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architect
North West / Manchester
Rank 184 168 186
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 20 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 7
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £56,100
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +1.81%

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
3706 3181 3817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.69% 97.28% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3103 2631 3212
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Software 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 Software Architect in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) C#
3 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 18 (69.23%) Scrum
4 18 (69.23%) jQuery
4 18 (69.23%) AngularJS
5 17 (65.38%) SDLC
6 14 (53.85%) Big Data
6 14 (53.85%) Java
6 14 (53.85%) Oracle
7 12 (46.15%) MySQL
7 12 (46.15%) CSS
7 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
7 12 (46.15%) C
7 12 (46.15%) HTML
7 12 (46.15%) VMware
7 12 (46.15%) Military
7 12 (46.15%) Information Security
7 12 (46.15%) Middleware
7 12 (46.15%) PKI
7 12 (46.15%) Java EE
7 12 (46.15%) Degree
7 12 (46.15%) Data Analytics
7 12 (46.15%) CSS3
7 12 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (46.15%) Apache Camel
7 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 12 (46.15%) DevOps
7 12 (46.15%) Analytics
7 12 (46.15%) Apache Pig

Software 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 (46.15%) Apache Pig
1 12 (46.15%) Apache Spark
1 12 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) Big Data
2 12 (46.15%) Apache Hive
2 12 (46.15%) Hadoop
2 12 (46.15%) MongoDB
2 12 (46.15%) MySQL
2 12 (46.15%) RDBMS
2 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (46.15%) Military
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) AngularJS
1 18 (69.23%) jQuery
2 12 (46.15%) Apache Camel
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) CSS3
2 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) HTML5
2 12 (46.15%) Java EE
2 12 (46.15%) Middleware
2 12 (46.15%) Node.js
2 12 (46.15%) Spring
3 9 (34.62%) .NET
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
1 12 (46.15%) PKI
2 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) Scrum
3 17 (65.38%) SDLC
4 12 (46.15%) Analytics
4 12 (46.15%) Data Analytics
4 12 (46.15%) DevOps
4 12 (46.15%) Information Exploitation
4 12 (46.15%) Information Security
4 12 (46.15%) Time Management
4 12 (46.15%) Visualisation
5 9 (34.62%) MVC
5 9 (34.62%) Secure Coding
6 6 (23.08%) Software Delivery
6 6 (23.08%) SOLID
6 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
8 3 (11.54%) User Stories
9 2 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 14 (53.85%) Java
4 12 (46.15%) C
5 9 (34.62%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
1 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
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