The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 11 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 9.64% 11.94% -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.76% 12.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £82,500 £90,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall 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
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
82 63 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 98.80% 94.03% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 72 59 52
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Walsall

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (60.00%) ETL
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) Informatica
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (40.00%) Information Management
5 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) QlikView
6 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Talend
6 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (20.00%) Analytics
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
8 1 (10.00%) Management Information System

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Sonic ESB
2 1 (10.00%) Mule
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (30.00%) QlikView
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
1 1 (10.00%) Servlets
1 1 (10.00%) Struts
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Information Management
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenServer
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Informatica
3 3 (30.00%) Talend
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Pega
4 1 (10.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) Vitria
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) BEA