The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 48 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.79% - 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £51,250 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.45%
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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 256 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 80.16% 80.25% 82.81%
Number of salaries quoted 159 196 125
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Solihull

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Solihull

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WF
4 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Lync
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Architect
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WF
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft