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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 12 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 9.57% - 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.78% - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £80,000 - £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92 61 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 97.87% 95.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 82 59 27
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (47.06%) TOGAF
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) Siebel
3 4 (23.53%) B2C
3 4 (23.53%) J2EE
3 4 (23.53%) SAP
3 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (17.65%) Sonic ESB
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 2 (11.76%) Network Management
5 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Middleware
5 2 (11.76%) Zachman Framework

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (17.65%) Sonic ESB
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Mule
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) TOGAF
2 6 (35.29%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) B2C
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
1 4 (23.53%) Siebel
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Talend
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.88%) Pega