The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Lead Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Solution Architect
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 215 209
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 10 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.039% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.041% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 6
Median salary £68,500 £71,654 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.40% -13.14%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
4754 4927 4840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.44% 96.53% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3776 4115 4242
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Lead Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lead Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lead Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Lead Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Lead Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Lead Solutions 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 Lead Solutions Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Shropshire -10 4 £71,000 +12.15%
Coventry - 3 £59,000 -
Solihull - 2 £68,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £59,000 -
Lead Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Lead Solutions 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 Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) TOGAF
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (53.85%) CITP
4 5 (38.46%) Kanban
4 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
4 5 (38.46%) Data Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Prototyping
4 5 (38.46%) Microservices
4 5 (38.46%) SDLC
5 4 (30.77%) API Design
5 4 (30.77%) Middleware
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Rational Rose
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) Casewise
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) Business Development
7 2 (15.38%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (15.38%) Content Management
7 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) IIBA
7 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) Pega
7 2 (15.38%) ISEB

Lead Solutions 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) TOGAF
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) Data Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Kanban
4 5 (38.46%) Microservices
4 5 (38.46%) Prototyping
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) SDLC
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
5 4 (30.77%) API Design
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Content Management
7 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CITP
2 2 (15.38%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IIBA
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Casewise
2 2 (15.38%) Pega
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday