The first table below looks at the demand for Information Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Architecture
Rank 222 234 225
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Information Architecture 35 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 14
Average salary £31,627 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.74% +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £47,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £77,500 £60,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5895 5879 5372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.29% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 4840 4696
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Architecture across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Information Architecture Salary Trend in the North West

Information Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Information Architecture Salary Histogram in the North West

Information Architecture
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 Information Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 18 £42,500 -10.52%
Merseyside -3 10 £30,000 -40.00%
Cheshire +7 5 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Cumbria +2 2 £41,814 - 2
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Information Architecture also 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 that cited Information Architecture.

1 34 (69.39%) HTML
2 25 (51.02%) CSS
3 24 (48.98%) HTML5
4 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
5 15 (30.61%) CSS3
6 13 (26.53%) PHP
6 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (26.53%) jQuery
7 12 (24.49%) Mobile App
8 10 (20.41%) User Stories
8 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.41%) Progressive Enhancement
8 10 (20.41%) JSON
8 10 (20.41%) XML
8 10 (20.41%) Validation
8 10 (20.41%) W3C
9 9 (18.37%) MVC
10 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
10 8 (16.33%) Ajax
10 8 (16.33%) MySQL
10 8 (16.33%) Sass
11 7 (14.29%) OO
11 7 (14.29%) XHTML
11 7 (14.29%) SEO
11 7 (14.29%) Finance
11 7 (14.29%) Taxonomies
12 6 (12.24%) Ontologies
12 6 (12.24%) Degree
12 6 (12.24%) Microformats
12 6 (12.24%) Informatics

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Information Architecture also 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 that cited Information Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) Node.js
2 4 (8.16%) CMS
3 3 (6.12%) WordPress
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Fireworks
2 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) SAP PM
2 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.16%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) SQLite
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Subversion
1 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.20%) Grunt
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.12%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.04%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Back Office
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Architect
3 10 (20.41%) Designer
4 9 (18.37%) User Experience Designer
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Architect
6 5 (10.20%) User Experience Architect
6 5 (10.20%) UI Developer
6 5 (10.20%) PHP Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (10.20%) UI Programmer
7 4 (8.16%) Data Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Designer
7 4 (8.16%) User Experience Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Information Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (69.39%) HTML
2 25 (51.02%) CSS
3 24 (48.98%) HTML5
4 15 (30.61%) CSS3
5 13 (26.53%) jQuery
6 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.41%) XML
6 10 (20.41%) JSON
7 8 (16.33%) Ajax
7 8 (16.33%) Sass
8 7 (14.29%) XHTML
9 6 (12.24%) Microformats
10 5 (10.20%) CakePHP
10 5 (10.20%) .NET
10 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
10 5 (10.20%) Web Services
10 5 (10.20%) LESS
10 5 (10.20%) Backbone.js
10 5 (10.20%) Semantic HTML
11 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Mobile App
2 10 (20.41%) W3C
3 7 (14.29%) Taxonomies
4 6 (12.24%) Ontologies
4 6 (12.24%) Informatics
5 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
5 5 (10.20%) RIA
6 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.04%) NHS
7 1 (2.04%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) Validation
2 10 (20.41%) Progressive Enhancement
2 10 (20.41%) User Stories
3 9 (18.37%) MVC
4 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.29%) SEO
5 7 (14.29%) OO
6 6 (12.24%) Scrum
6 6 (12.24%) Information Management
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (12.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (12.24%) Analytics
7 5 (10.20%) OO PHP
7 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.16%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
8 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
8 4 (8.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
2 13 (26.53%) PHP
3 6 (12.24%) SQL
4 4 (8.16%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SNOMED CT
2 4 (8.16%) QA
3 3 (6.12%) WCAG
3 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Plesk
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Adobe
2 4 (8.16%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter
4 1 (2.04%) Informatica
4 1 (2.04%) Ab Initio
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Salary: £52,000 (dependent on experience)
Posted: 7 days ago