Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architect
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 45 46
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.72% 0.36% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.37% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Chester median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +36.84%
10th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £80,500
Cheshire median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% -7.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 270 272 292
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.83% 98.19% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 243 241 253
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -15.15%
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,500 £23,300
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,250 £56,000
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year +2.94% +16.84% -9.06%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured Technical Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Chester

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Chester.

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Chester

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Talend
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter