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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 184 169 189
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.22% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £47,500 £30,750 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.47% -34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £35,750 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
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
3435 2984 3430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.96% 80.30% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2551 3058
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Stockport - 4 £32,000 - 2
Software Architecture
North West

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (56.52%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 9 (39.13%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) Coaching
6 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (26.09%) WCF
7 6 (26.09%) WPF
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) OO
8 5 (21.74%) OOD
8 5 (21.74%) Scrum
8 5 (21.74%) TDD
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
9 4 (17.39%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) UNIX
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 4 (17.39%) UML
9 4 (17.39%) SOA
9 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) MVC
9 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (17.39%) Tandem
9 4 (17.39%) Wonderware
9 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (17.39%) ArchestrA
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.70%) Big Data
4 2 (8.70%) OLAP
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Rational Rose
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Development Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Software Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Chief Technology Officer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) WCF
2 6 (26.09%) WPF
3 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) JMS
4 2 (8.70%) WSDL
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) Servlets
4 2 (8.70%) SOAP
4 2 (8.70%) Java EE
4 2 (8.70%) JSON
4 2 (8.70%) REST
4 2 (8.70%) Kafka
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Tandem
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) PDA
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Coaching
3 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) OOD
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Web Development
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 4 (17.39%) UML
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.70%) Workflow
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) C
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Wonderware
2 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
MNM Associates Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago