The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Software Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 173 172
Rank change year-on-year -23 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 11 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.26% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.54% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 17
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.19% +26.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

Software Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3815 3167 3026
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.09% 90.25% 90.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3263 2709 2524
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Manchester

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Manchester

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Manchester

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +1 2 £42,500 -
Software Architecture
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) TDD
3 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (44.00%) .NET
5 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) OO
5 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) JIRA
7 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (24.00%) JSON
8 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (24.00%) iPad
8 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) SOAP
9 5 (20.00%) Retail
9 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (20.00%) J2EE
9 5 (20.00%) SOA

Software Architecture
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.00%) Big Data
3 4 (16.00%) Data Lake
3 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (28.00%) JIRA
3 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (16.00%) Bitbucket
4 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (16.00%) IntelliJ
4 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (16.00%) JMeter
4 4 (16.00%) jMock
4 4 (16.00%) JUnit
4 4 (16.00%) Mockito
5 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.00%) GoCD
6 1 (4.00%) Protractor
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Architect
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Applications Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Java Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Java Solutions Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Applications Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (24.00%) CSS
4 6 (24.00%) JSON
4 6 (24.00%) SOAP
4 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 5 (20.00%) J2EE
6 4 (16.00%) Ajax
6 4 (16.00%) HTML5
6 4 (16.00%) JDBC
6 4 (16.00%) Material Design
6 4 (16.00%) XML
7 3 (12.00%) Node.js
7 3 (12.00%) RESTful
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) iPad
2 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) BBC
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) TDD
3 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (40.00%) OO
4 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.00%) BDD
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.00%) Microservices
5 5 (20.00%) SDLC
5 5 (20.00%) SOA
5 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Customer Insight
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Machine Learning
6 4 (16.00%) MVC
6 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) Groovy
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Cadence
3 4 (16.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) hybris
4 1 (4.00%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ronald James Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + complete flexibility
Posted: 17 days ago