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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 20 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.91% 3.66% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 3.70% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £80,000 £87,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
93 81 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 90.29% 98.78% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 90 74 27
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (37.50%) Talend
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (37.50%) Information Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Informatica
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) BCP
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (12.50%) Mule
1 1 (12.50%) Sonic ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Talend Open Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (37.50%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) BCP
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Information Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Network Management
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Informatica
1 3 (37.50%) Talend