The table below looks at the statistics for Technical 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 Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 103 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 15 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 1.15% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.47% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 18
Average salary £65,000 £57,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,750 £54,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Technical 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
1434 1223 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.84% 78.35% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1055 1019
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,840 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Java
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 12 (38.71%) MVC
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) CSS
4 12 (38.71%) XML
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
5 10 (32.26%) Web Services
6 9 (29.03%) SOA
6 9 (29.03%) Oracle
7 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) CRM
7 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (22.58%) JSON
8 7 (22.58%) JIRA
8 7 (22.58%) VMware
8 7 (22.58%) jQuery
8 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
8 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
8 7 (22.58%) HTML5
8 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
8 7 (22.58%) PhoneGap
8 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
8 7 (22.58%) Workflow
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) JBoss
1 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
2 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) MQSeries
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.45%) Lync
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) SAN
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) WAN
3 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
3 3 (9.68%) MPLS
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
2 5 (16.13%) DB2
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
1 7 (22.58%) Ant
2 3 (9.68%) RequisitePro
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (16.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Architect
2 10 (32.26%) Technical Architect
3 8 (25.81%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (19.35%) CRM Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 5 (16.13%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Security Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Security Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) HTML
1 12 (38.71%) CSS
1 12 (38.71%) XML
2 10 (32.26%) Web Services
3 7 (22.58%) JSON
3 7 (22.58%) jQuery
3 7 (22.58%) HTML5
3 7 (22.58%) PhoneGap
3 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
4 5 (16.13%) Spring
4 5 (16.13%) Ajax
4 5 (16.13%) Middleware
4 5 (16.13%) JSP
4 5 (16.13%) Servlets
4 5 (16.13%) Struts
4 5 (16.13%) JMS
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Camel
5 2 (6.45%) .NET
5 2 (6.45%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Client/Server
1 5 (16.13%) N-Tier
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 5 (16.13%) Android
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) MVC
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
2 9 (29.03%) SOA
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
4 7 (22.58%) Workflow
4 7 (22.58%) OOP
5 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.13%) System Testing
5 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
5 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) OO
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) ETL
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Project Management
8 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.13%) MCSE
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) JNCIA
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.68%) CCNA
5 2 (6.45%) MCSA
5 2 (6.45%) MCITP
5 2 (6.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle
3 7 (22.58%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) Sencha
4 5 (16.13%) Pega
4 5 (16.13%) BEA
4 5 (16.13%) Vitria
4 5 (16.13%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) Sybase
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 3 (9.68%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) Talend
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