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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 6 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 20 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 15.75% 9.86% 8.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.54% 9.86% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,750 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +7.02%
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
114 71 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 89.76% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 102 56 80
Average salary £37,000 £40,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% +19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,119 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,584 £48,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Walsall

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (37.04%) Oracle
1 10 (37.04%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) Network Design
2 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Pega
2 8 (29.63%) DB2
2 8 (29.63%) WebLogic
2 8 (29.63%) EJB
2 8 (29.63%) JSP
2 8 (29.63%) Servlets
2 8 (29.63%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) XML
2 8 (29.63%) J2EE
2 8 (29.63%) OO
2 8 (29.63%) Client/Server
2 8 (29.63%) N-Tier
2 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
3 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 7 (25.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 6 (22.22%) Tcl
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (22.22%) OSPF
4 6 (22.22%) Sophos

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (29.63%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) Alfresco
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Liferay
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (22.22%) DHCP
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
1 6 (22.22%) OSPF
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) EJB
1 8 (29.63%) J2EE
1 8 (29.63%) JSP
1 8 (29.63%) Servlets
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
3 2 (7.41%) Apache CXF
3 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Client/Server
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (29.63%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
1 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
1 6 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
1 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (29.63%) Network Design
2 8 (29.63%) OO
2 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
2 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (22.22%) Network Management
5 4 (14.81%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) Pega
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) Sophos
3 6 (22.22%) Veeam
4 2 (7.41%) FatWire
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) OpenText
4 2 (7.41%) Talend
4 2 (7.41%) Vignette
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