The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title 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
Technical Architect
Rank 115 109 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 13 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.90% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.93% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 9
Average salary £54,285 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Technical 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
1956 1713 1447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.79% 96.34% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1543 1248
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 15 (45.45%) TOGAF
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (30.30%) Finance
5 9 (27.27%) VMware
5 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 8 (24.24%) Scrum
6 8 (24.24%) SOA
7 7 (21.21%) CRM
7 7 (21.21%) SCCM
7 7 (21.21%) SCOM
7 7 (21.21%) Data Management
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (21.21%) Skype for Business
7 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
8 6 (18.18%) ArchiMate
8 6 (18.18%) Analytics
8 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
8 6 (18.18%) Software Delivery
8 6 (18.18%) Ruby
8 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (18.18%) Python
8 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 6 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) VLE

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Force.com
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Local Government
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Back Office
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) EJB
2 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.06%) HTML5
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
2 2 (6.06%) J2SE
2 2 (6.06%) JSON
2 2 (6.06%) Play Framework
2 2 (6.06%) REST
2 2 (6.06%) SOAP
2 2 (6.06%) Spring
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.15%) VLE
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) EPoS
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) TOGAF
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) SOA
5 7 (21.21%) CRM
5 7 (21.21%) Data Management
5 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.18%) Analytics
6 6 (18.18%) ArchiMate
6 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 6 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) Microservices
7 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) Python
2 6 (18.18%) Ruby
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Scala
5 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
1 7 (21.21%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) webMethods
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
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