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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 241 230 248
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 12 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.27% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.29% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £45,000 £71,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +17.64%
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
6162 6574 7080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.20% 94.86% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5015 5312 6066
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Applications Architect Salary Histogram 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 3 July 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 11 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) UML
4 6 (28.57%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 6 (28.57%) J2EE
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (28.57%) N-Tier
4 6 (28.57%) OOD
4 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 6 (28.57%) Spring
4 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) Migration
5 5 (23.81%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) SOAP
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) UNIX
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) AIX
6 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE
2 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 6 (28.57%) Spring
3 4 (19.05%) WCF
3 4 (19.05%) REST
3 4 (19.05%) SOAP
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 3 (14.29%) Life Science
2 3 (14.29%) LPAR
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) AIX
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) UML
1 6 (28.57%) OO
1 6 (28.57%) OOD
1 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
1 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) Data Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) System Testing
3 4 (19.05%) SOA
3 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
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