The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 226 242 250
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 3 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.17% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.18% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 3
Average salary £60,000 £71,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +9.61%
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Applications 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
5382 6806 6379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.04% 96.58% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4503 5759 5348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Applications Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Applications 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 Applications Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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 +14 2 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Cheshire +23 1 - -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Java
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (57.14%) Performance Testing
1 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) IBM
3 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
4 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 6 (28.57%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
8 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (4.76%) SaaS
8 1 (4.76%) QA
8 1 (4.76%) Retail
8 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.76%) .NET
8 1 (4.76%) Windows
8 1 (4.76%) CRM

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
1 12 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
3 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
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