The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
North West / Merseyside
Rank 60 60 53
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.35% 0.41% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.47% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Median salary £40,000 £54,000 £66,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% -18.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +2.27%  

Technical 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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 512 426 433
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.30% 87.12% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 415 350 338
Median salary £40,372 £38,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.86% -6.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Merseyside

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in Merseyside

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Liverpool - 2 £42,500 -
St Helens - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Architecture
North West

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Technical 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
4 1 (20.00%) GoCD
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Bluemix
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Bluemix
1 1 (20.00%) Heroku
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) GoCD
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) Sphinx
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) WebSockets
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SaltStack