Period
to 12 August 2020

The median annual salary for an Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 53 34
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1 5 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Stockport 0.79% 1.68% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.77% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 19
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £68,750 £57,750 £50,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £66,500
Manchester median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

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 123 282 368
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 94.63% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 94 255 286
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,550 £20,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Stockport

Architect
Salary Trend in Stockport

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Architect in Stockport.

Salary trend for Architect in Stockport

Architect Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Internet of Things

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++