The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 127 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.049% 0.056% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.070% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.11% -10.00%
Software Architecture
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1737 1431 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 85.06% 80.48% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1264 1032
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Birmingham

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Laravel
3 3 (50.00%) Database Security
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) OWASP
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Docker
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) API Development
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Vagrant

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Junior
1 3 (50.00%) Junior Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Junior PHP Developer
1 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) OO PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Games Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Digital Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technologist
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Laravel
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) J2SE
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (50.00%) Database Security
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) OWASP
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Game Development
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) webMethods