The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 28 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 59 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.72% 0.16% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 0.17% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
609 589 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.31% 97.03% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 512 508 602
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Merseyside

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Merseyside

Technical Architect
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 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
Liverpool +10 10 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Southport - 1 £45,000 -
Technical Architect
North West

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 13 (76.47%) C#
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
1 13 (76.47%) WCF
1 13 (76.47%) WPF
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) Tandem
3 7 (41.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
3 7 (41.18%) Software Architecture
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) RUP
5 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) DSDM
5 5 (29.41%) LINQ
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 3 (17.65%) WF
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.88%) HTTP

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
1 13 (76.47%) WCF
1 13 (76.47%) WPF
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) LINQ
3 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) WF
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
1 7 (41.18%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (41.18%) Software Architecture
2 5 (29.41%) RUP
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Scrum
2 5 (29.41%) DSDM
3 4 (23.53%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) SIEM
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago