The table below looks at the statistics for Technical 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 Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 206 202 215
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 26 61 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.88% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.03% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 47 27
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,400 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
Technical Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4883 5915 5550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.62% 85.65% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4045 4979 4613
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 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 +20 25 £50,000 +2.04% 6
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) Java
3 26 (36.62%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (33.80%) .NET
4 24 (33.80%) Degree
5 23 (32.39%) JavaScript
5 23 (32.39%) SOA
6 22 (30.99%) Project Management
7 21 (29.58%) C#
8 19 (26.76%) jQuery
9 17 (23.94%) HTML5
9 17 (23.94%) CSS3
9 17 (23.94%) HTML
9 17 (23.94%) CSS
10 16 (22.54%) Scrum
11 15 (21.13%) Finance
11 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
11 15 (21.13%) Oracle
11 15 (21.13%) QA
11 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
12 14 (19.72%) PRINCE2
13 13 (18.31%) C
13 13 (18.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (18.31%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (16.90%) WPF
14 12 (16.90%) XML
14 12 (16.90%) Workflow
15 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
15 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (15.49%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (5.63%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.23%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.68%) SaaS
3 8 (11.27%) GitHub
3 8 (11.27%) PaaS
4 5 (7.04%) Taleo
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (4.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) SPDY
2 6 (8.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) Extranet
3 1 (1.41%) Firewall
3 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.41%) Intranet
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.63%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.23%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.23%) Big Data
6 3 (4.23%) MySQL
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.27%) Maven
2 8 (11.27%) Selenium
3 4 (5.63%) Toad
4 3 (4.23%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.82%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Online Betting
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Architect
2 17 (23.94%) Technical Architect
3 16 (22.54%) Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Consultant
5 9 (12.68%) .NET Architect
5 9 (12.68%) .NET Technical Architect
5 9 (12.68%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (11.27%) UI Developer
6 8 (11.27%) UI/UX Developer
6 8 (11.27%) UX Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Web Developer
7 7 (9.86%) C# Architect
7 7 (9.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (9.86%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (9.86%) Web UI Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Web UI/UX Developer
8 6 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Software Consultant
8 6 (8.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) .NET
2 19 (26.76%) jQuery
3 17 (23.94%) CSS
3 17 (23.94%) CSS3
3 17 (23.94%) HTML
3 17 (23.94%) HTML5
4 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
5 12 (16.90%) WPF
5 12 (16.90%) XML
6 11 (15.49%) JSON
7 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
8 9 (12.68%) Middleware
9 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (11.27%) D3.js
9 8 (11.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (11.27%) Web Services
9 8 (11.27%) YAML
10 6 (8.45%) LINQ
10 6 (8.45%) REST
10 6 (8.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) User Experience
3 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
5 6 (8.45%) Visualisation
6 4 (5.63%) Data Integration
6 4 (5.63%) Life Science
6 4 (5.63%) Replication
7 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
7 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.23%) Telematics
8 2 (2.82%) Fintech
8 2 (2.82%) Social Media
9 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Unix
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Solaris
3 3 (4.23%) Android
3 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) SOA
3 22 (30.99%) Project Management
4 16 (22.54%) Scrum
5 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
6 14 (19.72%) PRINCE2
7 13 (18.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (16.90%) Workflow
9 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (14.08%) BDD
10 10 (14.08%) TDD
11 9 (12.68%) DevOps
11 9 (12.68%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (12.68%) Migration
11 9 (12.68%) MVC
12 8 (11.27%) Microservices
12 8 (11.27%) Mobile Development
12 8 (11.27%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (11.27%) Web Application Development
12 8 (11.27%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) Java
2 23 (32.39%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.58%) C#
4 13 (18.31%) C
5 10 (14.08%) C++
6 9 (12.68%) SQL
7 6 (8.45%) Scala
8 5 (7.04%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Degree
2 13 (18.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.63%) MCSD
5 4 (5.63%) MCSE
5 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.63%) PMP
5 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.82%) CEH
7 1 (1.41%) MCITP
7 1 (1.41%) MCPD
7 1 (1.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) COBIT
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Docker
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Atlassian
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) Citrix
3 4 (5.63%) IBM
3 4 (5.63%) MuleSoft
3 4 (5.63%) Software AG
3 4 (5.63%) VMware
3 4 (5.63%) webMethods
4 3 (4.23%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.41%) EMC
5 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) NetApp
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
North West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension , Medical , Relo
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Badenoch & Clark
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum, Benefits: Corp Bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Great Salary and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31072.00 - £40964.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago