The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 169 160 181
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 19 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.49% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.52% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 1
Average salary £49,500 £65,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.84% +47.72%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.16%
Technical 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
3909 3648 3638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.95% 94.56% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3231 3188 3199
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Rochdale - 4 £45,750 -
Stockport - 3 £45,000 -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 15 (55.56%) WPF
4 12 (44.44%) MVC
4 12 (44.44%) Java
5 11 (40.74%) WCF
6 8 (29.63%) Project Management
7 7 (25.93%) HTML
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) Tandem
7 7 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
7 7 (25.93%) Software Architecture
8 6 (22.22%) HTML5
8 6 (22.22%) CSS3
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
9 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (14.81%) Scrum
10 4 (14.81%) Internet
10 4 (14.81%) SOA
10 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.81%) Firewall
10 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
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%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) WPF
3 11 (40.74%) WCF
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) CSS3
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) Java EE
8 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
8 2 (7.41%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (7.41%) Django
8 2 (7.41%) J2EE
8 2 (7.41%) SOAP
8 2 (7.41%) Struts
8 2 (7.41%) Web Services
8 2 (7.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Tandem
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Software Architecture
3 7 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Kanban
4 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) BDD
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) COBOL
5 2 (7.41%) Scala
6 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
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