The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 216 206 186
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 11 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.12% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 1
Average salary £62,500 £72,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Applications Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5371 4794 4071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.10% 96.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 4180 3357
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Architect in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the West Midlands region.

Applications Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Applications Architect Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Applications Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 3 £67,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £62,500 -
Birmingham -8 1 £70,000 +40.00%
Coventry - 1 £70,000 -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) CRM
1 7 (63.64%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) SAP CRM
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Smart Meter
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) ArchiMate
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) RAD

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) CICS
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) SAML
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) WSDL
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Smart Meter
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) CRM
2 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) ArchiMate
5 2 (18.18%) BPR
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) DSDM
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) RAD
5 2 (18.18%) RUP
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) BEA