The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 164 176 176
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 2
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.51% +5.83%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3771 3940 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.46% 94.96% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3105 3415 3199
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 - 3 £45,000 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £42,500 - 1
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) WPF
5 10 (37.04%) MVC
6 8 (29.63%) WCF
6 8 (29.63%) CSS
6 8 (29.63%) HTML
7 7 (25.93%) Project Management
7 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 7 (25.93%) CSS3
8 6 (22.22%) Software Architecture
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (22.22%) Tandem
8 6 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.81%) SOA
10 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (11.11%) Django
11 3 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (11.11%) Scala
11 3 (11.11%) BDD
11 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
11 3 (11.11%) Ajax

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Ant
1 2 (7.41%) JUnit
1 2 (7.41%) Maven
1 2 (7.41%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) WPF
3 8 (29.63%) WCF
3 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) HTML5
4 7 (25.93%) CSS3
5 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (11.11%) Django
8 3 (11.11%) Ajax
9 2 (7.41%) SOAP
9 2 (7.41%) Struts
9 2 (7.41%) Web Services
9 2 (7.41%) J2EE
9 2 (7.41%) JMS
9 2 (7.41%) Java EE
9 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Tandem
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.41%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Software Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (11.11%) BDD
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) OOD
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) COBOL
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £40,500 to £44,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago