The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Walsall region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 11 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 10.42% 5.97% 9.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.64% 5.97% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 4
Median salary £47,792 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.10% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £69,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +4.00%
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
94 67 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 97.92% 100.00% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 86 57 71
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,119 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 27 June 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Walsall

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 14 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
2 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 8 (26.67%) DB2
4 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 8 (26.67%) EJB
4 8 (26.67%) JSP
4 8 (26.67%) Servlets
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) XML
4 8 (26.67%) J2EE
4 8 (26.67%) OO
4 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
4 8 (26.67%) Client/Server
4 8 (26.67%) Network Design
4 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Pega
4 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (23.33%) Open Source
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (23.33%) MS Visio
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
6 6 (20.00%) Windows
6 6 (20.00%) SOAP
6 6 (20.00%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) SOA
6 6 (20.00%) DHCP

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Liferay
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (23.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (20.00%) DHCP
1 6 (20.00%) DNS
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
1 6 (20.00%) OSPF
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (13.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) EJB
1 8 (26.67%) J2EE
1 8 (26.67%) JSP
1 8 (26.67%) Servlets
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 7 (23.33%) .NET
3 6 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 6 (20.00%) Apache CXF
3 6 (20.00%) RESTful
3 6 (20.00%) SOAP
3 6 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (13.33%) SAML
5 1 (3.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Client/Server
1 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
1 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 6 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (26.67%) Network Design
2 8 (26.67%) OO
2 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
2 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Open Source
4 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (20.00%) Network Management
4 6 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Content Management
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Pega
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) Sophos
3 6 (20.00%) Talend
3 6 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (3.33%) FatWire
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) OpenText
4 1 (3.33%) Vignette