The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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 Job Titles advertised for the Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 13 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 6.33% 2.90% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 3.13% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75 64 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 94.94% 92.75% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 63 31
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £35,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
West Midlands

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Architect
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Architect Salary Trend in Walsall

Architect
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Walsall

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
1 5 (35.71%) Service Management
1 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
1 5 (35.71%) Network Management
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Replication
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) BCP
3 3 (21.43%) Sonic ESB
4 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) CMS
5 1 (7.14%) Informatica
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Sonic ESB
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Service Management
1 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
1 5 (35.71%) Network Management
2 3 (21.43%) BCP
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.14%) Talend
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Informatica