The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Architect
Rank 240 234 268
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.062% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.065% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £47,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
.NET Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6608 6170 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5176 6547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

.NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

.NET Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

.NET Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

.NET Architect Salary Trend in the North West

.NET Architect
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

.NET Architect Salary Histogram in the North West

.NET Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Manchester -5 8 £52,500 -
.NET Architect
England

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited .NET 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 .NET Architect in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (74.19%) Mentoring
3 20 (64.52%) C#
3 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
4 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
4 17 (54.84%) MVC
5 16 (51.61%) WCF
6 15 (48.39%) SQL
6 15 (48.39%) HTML
7 14 (45.16%) CSS
7 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 14 (45.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (41.94%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (41.94%) Inversion of Control
8 13 (41.94%) HTML5
8 13 (41.94%) TDD
8 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
9 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
9 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (38.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
10 10 (32.26%) Project Management
11 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.90%) Web Development

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited .NET 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 .NET Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 16 (51.61%) WCF
4 15 (48.39%) HTML
5 14 (45.16%) CSS
5 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 14 (45.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (41.94%) HTML5
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.45%) Web Services
8 2 (6.45%) XML
8 2 (6.45%) Ajax
8 2 (6.45%) WPF
8 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
8 2 (6.45%) jQuery
8 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Mentoring
2 17 (54.84%) MVC
3 13 (41.94%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (41.94%) TDD
4 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 12 (38.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (32.26%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Web Development
7 4 (12.90%) OO
8 2 (6.45%) Workflow
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) UML
8 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) MVVM
8 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.45%) Coaching
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft