Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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

Architect
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 51 44
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 21 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 5.59% 4.13% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.72% 4.22% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 4
Stockport median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% -3.10%
10th Percentile £50,250 £51,250 £47,625
90th Percentile £66,500 £87,500 £71,250
Manchester median annual salary £70,000 £67,000 £68,500
% change year-on-year +4.48% -2.19% +5.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 367 450 308
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 97.83% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 285 405 289
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,750 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Stockport

Architect
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Architect in Stockport

Architect
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Stockport over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Stockport

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Stockport region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Java
3 12 (57.14%) .NET
4 11 (52.38%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) CSS3
5 7 (33.33%) SDLC
5 7 (33.33%) HTML5
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) CSS
5 7 (33.33%) SOA
6 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 5 (23.81%) Coaching
7 5 (23.81%) Spring Boot
7 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (23.81%) Go
7 5 (23.81%) Mobile First
7 5 (23.81%) Secure Coding
7 5 (23.81%) Polymer
7 5 (23.81%) Open Source Development
7 5 (23.81%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 5 (23.81%) Master's Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
7 5 (23.81%) REST

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) Skype
2 2 (9.52%) VLAN
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
1 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
1 5 (23.81%) Redis
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) CSS
2 7 (33.33%) CSS3
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (23.81%) JSON
3 5 (23.81%) Middleware
3 5 (23.81%) Polymer
3 5 (23.81%) REST
3 5 (23.81%) RESTful
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (23.81%) SOAP
3 5 (23.81%) Spring
3 5 (23.81%) Spring Boot
3 5 (23.81%) Spring MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) XSL
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.52%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
2 7 (33.33%) SDLC
2 7 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (23.81%) Coaching
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (23.81%) Kanban
3 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Mobile First
3 5 (23.81%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (23.81%) OOP
3 5 (23.81%) Open Source
3 5 (23.81%) Open Source Development
3 5 (23.81%) OWASP
3 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (23.81%) Secure Coding
3 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
3 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) Go
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
3 5 (23.81%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (23.81%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
1 5 (23.81%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.52%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) DocuSign
1 2 (9.52%) Mitel
1 2 (9.52%) Veeam
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle