The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Applications Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Architect
Rank 220 216 221
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 12 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.037% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.039% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Median salary £55,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -3.57%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
5452 5184 5445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.95% 96.29% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4330 4310 4542
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

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 24 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 4 £60,000 -
Coventry - 3 £42,500 -
Birmingham -35 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Warwickshire - 1 £40,500 -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Applications 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 West Midlands region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) High Availability
4 4 (28.57%) Middleware
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) JMS
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) SAP
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) CICS
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) SAML
4 1 (7.14%) WSDL
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
1 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Microservices
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) OOD
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) BEA
4 1 (7.14%) CA