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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 123 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -11
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 16 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% 1.53% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.89% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 18
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
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
1845 1697 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.26% 81.16% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1661 1539 985
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 21 November 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (34.38%) MVC
4 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 11 (34.38%) CSS
4 11 (34.38%) XML
4 11 (34.38%) VMware
4 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
5 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
6 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
6 9 (28.13%) SOA
7 8 (25.00%) SAN
7 8 (25.00%) Oracle
8 7 (21.88%) Ant
8 7 (21.88%) OOP
8 7 (21.88%) MCSE
8 7 (21.88%) MCSA
8 7 (21.88%) Project Management
8 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
8 7 (21.88%) Migration
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
8 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
8 7 (21.88%) NAS
8 7 (21.88%) jQuery
8 7 (21.88%) Degree

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (21.88%) MS Exchange
1 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (21.88%) Office Communications Server
1 7 (21.88%) Lync
1 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 6 (18.75%) JBoss
3 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) NAS
2 7 (21.88%) Unified Communications
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
2 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Ant
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Exchange Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) CRM Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) CSS
1 11 (34.38%) HTML
1 11 (34.38%) XML
2 7 (21.88%) JSON
2 7 (21.88%) jQuery
2 7 (21.88%) HTML5
2 7 (21.88%) PhoneGap
2 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
3 6 (18.75%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) Ajax
5 4 (12.50%) Struts
5 4 (12.50%) JSP
5 4 (12.50%) Servlets
5 4 (12.50%) JMS
5 4 (12.50%) Middleware
5 4 (12.50%) Spring
6 3 (9.38%) .NET
7 2 (6.25%) SOAP
7 2 (6.25%) REST
7 2 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) User Experience
2 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Android
2 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
2 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) MVC
1 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) SOA
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 7 (21.88%) OOP
4 7 (21.88%) Migration
4 7 (21.88%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) CRM
5 6 (18.75%) Workflow
6 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) System Testing
7 4 (12.50%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
9 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) MCSE
1 7 (21.88%) MCSA
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (21.88%) MCTS
1 7 (21.88%) MCITP
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
1 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
2 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (15.63%) Sencha
5 4 (12.50%) Pega
5 4 (12.50%) Sybase
5 4 (12.50%) BEA
5 4 (12.50%) IBM
5 4 (12.50%) Vitria
6 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) Talend
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago