Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 43 50
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 15 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 4.72% 5.30% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 5.40% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 3
Stockport median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -22.22% +50.00%
10th Percentile £47,750 £51,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £87,500 £71,250
Manchester median annual salary £70,000 £66,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -

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 306 426 351
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 98.16% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 240 376 332
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £20,450 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 11 (73.33%) Java
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) CSS3
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) HTTP
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSL
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD

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 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) Skype
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) Redis
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) CSS3
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) Polymer
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) RESTful
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
3 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) XSL
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Coaching
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Microservices
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile First
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
3 2 (13.33%) OWASP
3 2 (13.33%) People Management
3 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (13.33%) Secure Coding
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Go
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
1 2 (13.33%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (13.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Mitel
1 2 (13.33%) Veeam
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle