The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 131 124 106
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £85,000 £85,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,375 £85,000 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £90,250
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +11.53%
Lead Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2253 1963 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.35% 94.65% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1993 1790 1315
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Birmingham region.

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title.

1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) SAP PP
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) SAP QM
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Local Government
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) LSMW
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) nginx

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) nginx
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP PP
1 2 (13.33%) SAP QM
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) LSMW
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Document Management
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
1 2 (13.33%) Kanban
2 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (6.67%) MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
2 1 (6.67%) OO
2 1 (6.67%) CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) MOM
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Siebel
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
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