The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Information Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Architecture
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 205 228
Rank change year-on-year -34 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Information Architecture 11 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.52% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.59% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 19
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.66% +59.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £77,500 £61,215
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +20.00%  

Information 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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5561 5072 5850
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.36% 87.98% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4217 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in the North West

Information Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Architecture in the North West.

Salary trend for Information Architecture in the North West

Information Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in the North West over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Architecture in the North West

Information Architecture
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Manchester -27 9 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Merseyside - 2 £41,750 -
Information Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Information 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 North West region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 19 (79.17%) User Experience
2 18 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 18 (75.00%) User Stories
2 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (75.00%) CSS
3 17 (70.83%) Wireframes
4 14 (58.33%) Analytics
5 12 (50.00%) Web Analytics
6 11 (45.83%) QA
6 11 (45.83%) Flash
6 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (45.83%) Feasibility Study
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (33.33%) Fintech
9 7 (29.17%) Video on Demand
10 6 (25.00%) HTML5
10 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 6 (25.00%) CSS3
10 6 (25.00%) Scrum
11 5 (20.83%) Kanban
11 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
11 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
11 5 (20.83%) UXPin
11 5 (20.83%) InVision
12 3 (12.50%) Service Design
12 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture

Information Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (4.17%) Marvel
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) InVision
1 5 (20.83%) UXPin
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Designer
1 17 (70.83%) UX Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile UI Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile UX Designer
2 5 (20.83%) UI Designer
2 5 (20.83%) UI/UX Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Web Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Web UI Designer
2 5 (20.83%) Web UI/UX Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Information Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) Flash
3 6 (25.00%) CSS3
3 6 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) JSON
4 1 (4.17%) LESS
4 1 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) Sass
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) User Experience
2 8 (33.33%) Fintech
3 7 (29.17%) Video on Demand
4 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
5 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Prototyping
1 18 (75.00%) User Stories
2 17 (70.83%) Wireframes
3 14 (58.33%) Analytics
4 12 (50.00%) Web Analytics
5 11 (45.83%) Feasibility Study
5 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.83%) Kanban
9 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) Information Management
9 3 (12.50%) Service Design
10 2 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
10 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
10 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
10 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Cognos
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Bupa
Posted: 9 days ago