Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 280 221
Rank change year-on-year -28 -59 +80
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 56 72 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.62% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.71% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 134
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,175 £39,125
90th Percentile £73,900 £71,927 £70,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% +11.67% -

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 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 11899 10203 11804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.14% 88.40% 89.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9669 8535 9478
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in the North West

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in the North West

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in the North West over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Architecture within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Manchester -56 28 £55,000 +44.74% 3
Cheshire -19 13 £45,000 -34.64% 1
Merseyside +3 10 £41,750 -22.69% 2
Lancashire 0 5 £50,000 +17.65%
Technical Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 21 (37.50%) .NET
2 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) Degree
3 18 (32.14%) Finance
4 17 (30.36%) MVC
5 13 (23.21%) C#
5 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
6 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 12 (21.43%) TDD
7 10 (17.86%) HTML
7 10 (17.86%) Data Integration
7 10 (17.86%) Data Quality
8 9 (16.07%) High Availability
8 9 (16.07%) DevOps
8 9 (16.07%) CSS
9 8 (14.29%) Migration
9 8 (14.29%) SAP
9 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (14.29%) SDLC
9 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 8 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 8 (14.29%) jQuery
10 7 (12.50%) Time Management
10 7 (12.50%) Windows
10 7 (12.50%) Project Management
10 7 (12.50%) Information Management
11 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
11 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
11 6 (10.71%) Oracle

Technical 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 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.36%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) IaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) PaaS
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) SAN
2 3 (5.36%) NAS
2 3 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (8.93%) SAP HANA
3 3 (5.36%) Big Data
3 3 (5.36%) DB2
3 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.36%) QlikView
4 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.57%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Back Office
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Architect
2 15 (26.79%) Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Technical Architect
4 9 (16.07%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.29%) SAP Architect
5 8 (14.29%) SAP Technical Architect
6 7 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Integration Architect
8 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
9 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Data Architect
9 4 (7.14%) IT Manager
9 4 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) .NET
2 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.86%) HTML
4 9 (16.07%) CSS
5 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 8 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 4 (7.14%) Node.js
6 4 (7.14%) XML
7 3 (5.36%) JSON
7 3 (5.36%) SAP Basis
7 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.57%) Apache Camel
8 2 (3.57%) HTML5
8 2 (3.57%) REST
8 2 (3.57%) Web Services
9 1 (1.79%) EDI
9 1 (1.79%) Middleware
9 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.36%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.57%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Android
2 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) CentOS
3 1 (1.79%) Debian
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Solaris
3 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) MVC
3 12 (21.43%) TDD
4 10 (17.86%) Data Integration
5 9 (16.07%) DevOps
5 9 (16.07%) High Availability
6 8 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 8 (14.29%) Migration
6 8 (14.29%) SDLC
7 7 (12.50%) Information Management
7 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 7 (12.50%) Time Management
8 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.93%) CRM
9 5 (8.93%) ETL
9 5 (8.93%) Quality Management
9 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) C#
2 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) SQL
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.79%) APMP
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.36%) COBIT
3 1 (1.79%) PMO
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) SAP
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 3 (5.36%) Cloudera
4 3 (5.36%) Hortonworks
4 3 (5.36%) Tableau
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
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