The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

.NET Architect
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 164 173
Rank change year-on-year -41 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 7 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.51% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.52% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 5
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.40% +35.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £58,750 £67,500
% change year-on-year +14.89% -12.96%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4104 3434 3261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.95% 98.17% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3513 2953 2725
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

.NET Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured .NET Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Architect in Manchester

.NET Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for .NET Architect in Manchester

.NET Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Architect in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Architect in Manchester

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, .NET Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring .NET Architect in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) SDLC
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (50.00%) Finance
5 10 (50.00%) TOGAF
6 9 (45.00%) C#
7 8 (40.00%) User Stories
7 8 (40.00%) MVC
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (35.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) QA
9 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
9 4 (20.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) DevOps
9 4 (20.00%) OO
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
10 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (15.00%) Big Data
11 2 (10.00%) High Availability
11 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (10.00%) Oracle
11 2 (10.00%) Retail
11 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (10.00%) Scrum
12 1 (5.00%) Content Management
12 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (5.00%) J2EE

.NET Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) SDLC
3 10 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 8 (40.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (40.00%) User Stories
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) High Availability
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (5.00%) Content Management
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle