The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 217 215 224
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 17 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.19% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -37.03%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.04%
Software Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5077 4679 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.82% 86.94% 83.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 3870 3909
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Software Architecture
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 Software Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Coventry - 9 £37,500 - 2
Solihull - 3 £38,500 -
Birmingham -25 2 £60,000 -31.42% 2
Warwickshire -3 1 £47,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £52,500 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 27 (84.38%) .NET
2 21 (65.63%) C#
3 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 18 (56.25%) Scrum
4 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
5 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
6 16 (50.00%) HTML
6 16 (50.00%) MVC
7 14 (43.75%) SQL
8 13 (40.63%) Web Services
8 13 (40.63%) TDD
9 12 (37.50%) Java
9 12 (37.50%) Mentoring
10 11 (34.38%) WCF
10 11 (34.38%) jQuery
11 10 (31.25%) Open Source
11 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
11 10 (31.25%) XML
11 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
11 10 (31.25%) Migration
12 9 (28.13%) VB.NET
12 9 (28.13%) LINQ
12 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
12 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
12 9 (28.13%) SOLID
13 8 (25.00%) Web Application Development
13 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 8 (25.00%) Degree
13 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Software Architecture
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 4 (12.50%) Apache
1 4 (12.50%) JBoss
1 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) IntelliJ
4 2 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.13%) CaliberRM
5 1 (3.13%) Gatling
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) JMeter
5 1 (3.13%) Moq
5 1 (3.13%) NeoLoad
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.13%) VectorCAST
5 1 (3.13%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (3.13%) Automotive
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Games
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) .NET Development Team Leader
2 6 (18.75%) .NET Team Leader
2 6 (18.75%) Development Team Leader
2 6 (18.75%) Software Development Team Leader
2 6 (18.75%) Software Team Leader
2 6 (18.75%) Team Leader
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Leader
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Principal Technologist
3 4 (12.50%) Technologist
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) .NET
2 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET
3 16 (50.00%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
5 11 (34.38%) jQuery
5 11 (34.38%) WCF
6 10 (31.25%) XML
7 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
7 9 (28.13%) Entity Framework
7 9 (28.13%) LINQ
8 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (21.88%) HTML5
10 5 (15.63%) SOAP
11 4 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (12.50%) CSS
11 4 (12.50%) EJB
11 4 (12.50%) Middleware
11 4 (12.50%) Play Framework
11 4 (12.50%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) iPad
2 4 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.13%) Learning Management System
4 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.13%) SCORM
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows CE
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (56.25%) Scrum
2 16 (50.00%) MVC
3 13 (40.63%) TDD
4 12 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 10 (31.25%) Migration
5 10 (31.25%) Open Source
5 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
6 9 (28.13%) SOLID
7 8 (25.00%) SOA
7 8 (25.00%) Web Application Development
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.50%) Business Development
9 4 (12.50%) High Availability
9 4 (12.50%) Mobile Development
9 4 (12.50%) Presales
10 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) Java
5 9 (28.13%) VB.NET
6 5 (15.63%) Scala
7 2 (6.25%) C
8 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) VB6
8 1 (3.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) MISRA
1 2 (6.25%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) webMethods
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.13%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
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