Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Architect was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Application Architect
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 277 238
Rank change year-on-year -13 -39 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 4 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.050% 0.027% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.027% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Manchester median annual salary £63,750 £85,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +36.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £61,250 £85,000 £58,000
90th Percentile £71,125 £85,000 £93,500
North West median annual salary £65,000 £85,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -23.53% +36.00% +13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in Manchester

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Applications Architect in Manchester

Applications Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £62,500 - 1
Applications Architect
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Applications 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 Applications Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Go
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile First
2 3 (75.00%) Secure Coding
2 3 (75.00%) Polymer
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source Development
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Security Consortium
2 3 (75.00%) Master's Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript

Applications 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (75.00%) Redis
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) Polymer
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
1 3 (75.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Go
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Security Consortium