The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 45 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 15 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.25% 2.48% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 2.51% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 7
Median salary £67,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,250 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,750 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+2.69% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
446 638 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.54% 99.07% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 365 580 478
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Architect
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +10 12 £67,500 +35.00%
Architect
West Midlands

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) NoSQL
3 18 (72.00%) N-Tier
3 18 (72.00%) SOA
4 17 (68.00%) C#
4 17 (68.00%) QA
5 15 (60.00%) jQuery
5 15 (60.00%) MVC
5 15 (60.00%) HTML
5 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (60.00%) CSS
5 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (60.00%) HTML5
6 14 (56.00%) OOP
7 13 (52.00%) Functional Programming
8 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
8 12 (48.00%) Service Design
8 12 (48.00%) SOAP
8 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
9 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
10 10 (40.00%) Open Source
10 10 (40.00%) High Availability
10 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
10 10 (40.00%) Degree
10 10 (40.00%) Computer Science

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
2 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (32.00%) Riak
4 4 (16.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) HTML5
2 15 (60.00%) jQuery
3 12 (48.00%) SOAP
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (36.00%) Velocity
6 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (28.00%) Ajax
6 7 (28.00%) WinForms
6 7 (28.00%) XHTML
7 6 (24.00%) WPF
8 4 (16.00%) .NET Core
8 4 (16.00%) CSS3
8 4 (16.00%) Kafka
9 3 (12.00%) XML
9 3 (12.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) N-Tier
2 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (24.00%) Blog
5 4 (16.00%) Replication
6 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) SOA
2 15 (60.00%) MVC
3 14 (56.00%) OOP
4 13 (52.00%) Functional Programming
5 12 (48.00%) Service Design
6 10 (40.00%) High Availability
6 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 10 (40.00%) Open Source
6 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (36.00%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (32.00%) Web Development
9 7 (28.00%) Software Architecture
10 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
11 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (12.00%) UML
12 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (8.00%) OO
12 2 (8.00%) People Management
12 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 1 (4.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) Erlang
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) TypeScript
4 7 (28.00%) VB
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (68.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (4.00%) Google