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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Architect
Rank 227 243 274
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 23 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.015% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.015% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 2
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,050
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,000 £47,450
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +19.44%
.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
6950 6476 7701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.35% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5486 6807
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

.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 19 December 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
Manchester - 22 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £52,500 -
.NET Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (75.76%) Mentoring
3 20 (60.61%) C#
3 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET
4 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
4 17 (51.52%) MVC
5 16 (48.48%) WCF
6 15 (45.45%) SQL
6 15 (45.45%) HTML
7 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
7 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (42.42%) CSS
7 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 14 (42.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (39.39%) HTML5
8 13 (39.39%) Inversion of Control
8 13 (39.39%) TDD
8 13 (39.39%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
9 12 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (36.36%) Project Management
9 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
9 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.12%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET
3 16 (48.48%) WCF
4 15 (45.45%) HTML
5 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 14 (42.42%) CSS
5 14 (42.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (39.39%) HTML5
7 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
7 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
8 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.06%) Web Services
8 2 (6.06%) XML
8 2 (6.06%) Ajax
8 2 (6.06%) WPF
8 2 (6.06%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Mentoring
2 17 (51.52%) MVC
3 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
4 13 (39.39%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (39.39%) TDD
5 12 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (36.36%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) Web Development
7 4 (12.12%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.06%) UML
8 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (6.06%) Workflow
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) MVVM
8 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.06%) Coaching
9 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft