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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Architect
Rank 199 - 198
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £75,000 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
West Bromwich - 2 £77,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £70,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Applications Architect
England

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (53.85%) SOA
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) SaaS
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) PaaS
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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