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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 134 180 165
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -15
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 51 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.38% 0.25% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.30% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 47 9 24
Average salary £49,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,600 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £78,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,750 £53,900
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -0.27%
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
3062 3373 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.69% 83.80% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2782 2862
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 £49,000 - 1
Oldham - 1 £45,000 -
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 42 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) .NET
3 38 (48.72%) C#
4 35 (44.87%) Scrum
5 33 (42.31%) Software Engineering
6 32 (41.03%) SQL
6 32 (41.03%) Windows
7 30 (38.46%) Degree
8 27 (34.62%) Java
9 25 (32.05%) C++
10 24 (30.77%) Finance
10 24 (30.77%) Project Management
10 24 (30.77%) Banking
10 24 (30.77%) Retail
11 23 (29.49%) Business Analysis
11 23 (29.49%) Retail Banking
12 21 (26.92%) Migration
13 20 (25.64%) MVC
13 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
14 17 (21.79%) Linux
15 16 (20.51%) PRINCE2
16 14 (17.95%) Web Development
17 13 (16.67%) WinForms
18 11 (14.10%) SOA
18 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
19 10 (12.82%) TDD
20 8 (10.26%) BDD
21 7 (8.97%) REST
21 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
22 6 (7.69%) Kanban

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) VLAN
2 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.28%) VPN
2 1 (1.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) SAN
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) MySQL
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.28%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.28%) Behat
2 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.28%) Grunt
2 1 (1.28%) Bower
2 1 (1.28%) Xdebug
2 1 (1.28%) Ant
2 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
1 24 (30.77%) Banking
1 24 (30.77%) Retail
2 23 (29.49%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Consultant
2 18 (23.08%) Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Development Manager
4 14 (17.95%) C# Developer
4 14 (17.95%) Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 13 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Technology Consultant
6 11 (14.10%) Software Manager
6 11 (14.10%) Software Development Manager
7 10 (12.82%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (11.54%) Architect
9 7 (8.97%) Project Manager
10 6 (7.69%) Technical Architect
10 6 (7.69%) Implementation Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) .NET Consultant
11 3 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Principle Consultant
11 3 (3.85%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) .NET
2 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET
3 13 (16.67%) WinForms
4 7 (8.97%) REST
5 6 (7.69%) Spring
6 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.13%) XML
8 3 (3.85%) WCF
8 3 (3.85%) WPF
8 3 (3.85%) HTML
8 3 (3.85%) Web Services
8 3 (3.85%) Laravel
9 2 (2.56%) jQuery
9 2 (2.56%) CSS
9 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.28%) JSON
10 1 (1.28%) Symfony
10 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.28%) Clustering
1 1 (1.28%) EqualLogic
1 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) Windows
2 17 (21.79%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.87%) Scrum
3 33 (42.31%) Software Engineering
4 24 (30.77%) Project Management
5 23 (29.49%) Business Analysis
6 21 (26.92%) Migration
7 20 (25.64%) MVC
8 16 (20.51%) PRINCE2
9 14 (17.95%) Web Development
10 11 (14.10%) SOA
11 10 (12.82%) TDD
12 8 (10.26%) BDD
13 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (7.69%) Kanban
14 6 (7.69%) DevOps
15 3 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
15 3 (3.85%) MVVM
15 3 (3.85%) Multithreading
15 3 (3.85%) Data Management
16 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.72%) C#
2 32 (41.03%) SQL
3 27 (34.62%) Java
4 25 (32.05%) C++
5 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.69%) C
6 6 (7.69%) Scala
7 5 (6.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) PMP
2 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) MCSE
3 1 (1.28%) MCSA
3 1 (1.28%) CCNA
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) SCCM
1 1 (1.28%) SCOM
1 1 (1.28%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
1 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle
2 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 3 (3.85%) IBM
3 2 (2.56%) VMware
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco
3 2 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (1.28%) Ariba
4 1 (1.28%) NetApp
4 1 (1.28%) Sencha
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, incetives
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £45900 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago