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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 129 122 140
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 9 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 3
Median salary £50,000 £21,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+132.55% -54.73%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
1992 1646 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.18% 86.00% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1383 1729
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) XML
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 10 (71.43%) LINQ
3 10 (71.43%) Entity Framework
4 9 (64.29%) iPad
4 9 (64.29%) Web Application Development
4 9 (64.29%) jQuery
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (64.29%) WCF
4 9 (64.29%) MVC
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) SSL
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) EJB
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) JUnit
7 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) webMethods

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Moq
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 7 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 7 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Xamarin Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Vendor Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 10 (71.43%) Entity Framework
2 10 (71.43%) LINQ
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) WCF
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) EJB
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE
5 2 (14.29%) J2SE
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) Play Framework
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows CE
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
1 9 (64.29%) Web Application Development
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Microservices
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) SOLID
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) Scala
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.14%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) webMethods
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin