The table below looks at the statistics for Technical 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 Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 143 169 171
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 35 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.04% 0.35% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.43% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 17
Average salary £50,000 £75,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +67.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Technical 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
2893 3288 3518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.02% 82.70% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2681 3052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Manchester

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical 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 Technical Architecture within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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 - 8 £42,500 - 1
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.27%) Project Management
3 28 (34.57%) Finance
3 28 (34.57%) .NET
4 27 (33.33%) Retail
4 27 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 26 (32.10%) Retail Banking
5 26 (32.10%) Banking
6 24 (29.63%) C#
6 24 (29.63%) Windows
6 24 (29.63%) Migration
7 23 (28.40%) Scrum
8 22 (27.16%) Java
8 22 (27.16%) Software Engineering
9 20 (24.69%) SQL
9 20 (24.69%) PRINCE2
10 18 (22.22%) Degree
11 17 (20.99%) C++
12 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
12 15 (18.52%) SOA
13 13 (16.05%) SharePoint
13 13 (16.05%) MVC
14 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
15 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (12.35%) Linux
16 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
16 10 (12.35%) Office 365
17 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
17 9 (11.11%) VMware
17 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.35%) Office 365
3 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) MS Access
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
1 1 (1.23%) Behat
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.23%) Grunt
1 1 (1.23%) Bower
1 1 (1.23%) Xdebug
1 1 (1.23%) gulp
General
1 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 27 (33.33%) Retail
3 26 (32.10%) Banking
3 26 (32.10%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Local Government
5 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (48.15%) Consultant
2 17 (20.99%) Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) Architect
4 14 (17.28%) Technology Consultant
5 13 (16.05%) Technical Consultant
6 12 (14.81%) Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Technical Architect
8 9 (11.11%) Development Manager
9 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (9.88%) C# Developer
10 7 (8.64%) Project Manager
10 7 (8.64%) Team Leader
10 7 (8.64%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (7.41%) Technical Manager
11 6 (7.41%) Implementation Analyst
12 4 (4.94%) Software Manager
12 4 (4.94%) Principle Consultant
12 4 (4.94%) Software Development Manager
12 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (4.94%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) .NET
2 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.88%) Web Services
4 7 (8.64%) WinForms
4 7 (8.64%) REST
5 6 (7.41%) Spring
5 6 (7.41%) XML
6 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.70%) WCF
7 3 (3.70%) WPF
8 2 (2.47%) Laravel
8 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.47%) HTML
9 1 (1.23%) Itk
9 1 (1.23%) Doctrine
9 1 (1.23%) IronMQ
9 1 (1.23%) Symfony
9 1 (1.23%) LINQ
9 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.23%) NHS
2 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.23%) Statistics
2 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.23%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.27%) Project Management
3 27 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 24 (29.63%) Migration
5 23 (28.40%) Scrum
6 22 (27.16%) Software Engineering
7 20 (24.69%) PRINCE2
8 15 (18.52%) SOA
9 13 (16.05%) MVC
10 9 (11.11%) TDD
11 8 (9.88%) Web Development
12 7 (8.64%) Data Management
12 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (8.64%) BDD
13 6 (7.41%) Kanban
13 6 (7.41%) DevOps
13 6 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
14 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
15 2 (2.47%) Programme Management
15 2 (2.47%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.63%) C#
2 22 (27.16%) Java
3 20 (24.69%) SQL
4 17 (20.99%) C++
5 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.41%) C
6 6 (7.41%) Scala
7 3 (3.70%) PHP
8 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) PMP
2 3 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.23%) MCSA
3 1 (1.23%) CCNA
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.23%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) VMware
3 6 (7.41%) IBM
3 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle
4 3 (3.70%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) Citrix
6 1 (1.23%) Ariba
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