The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 214 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 79.41% 74.05% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 59 160 105
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in the Midlands

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) SystemC
2 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Itk
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) HL7
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 2 (50.00%) REST

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) Itk
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) SystemC
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HL7
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) DevExpress