The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 174 162 186
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 7 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.80% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.93% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 12
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,694 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Software Architecture
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3067 3124 3436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.77% 86.39% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2592 2568 2837
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Manchester

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Manchester

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +13 1 - -
Salford +11 1 - -
Stockport +3 1 - -
Software Architecture
North West

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) SOA
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) WPF
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) Spring
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
8 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
8 2 (11.76%) Twitter
8 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Akka
8 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
8 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) API Design
8 2 (11.76%) iPad

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) OPENContractor
1 1 (5.88%) OPENHousing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Moq
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) C# Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Software Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SOA Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) WPF
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
4 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 4 (23.53%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) Akka
5 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) JSP
5 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) Struts
6 1 (5.88%) Ninject
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) API Design
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Capita
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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