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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 185 218 229
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 36 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 4
Median salary £41,500 £21,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.02% -53.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £90,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
4872 4387 4860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.55% 85.83% 85.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3784 3676 4275
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 - 13 £37,500 -
Birmingham -4 9 £50,000 +132.55%
Solihull - 5 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 4 £26,500 - 2
Staffordshire -5 3 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 37 (77.08%) .NET
2 33 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 32 (66.67%) C#
4 29 (60.42%) HTML
5 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
6 27 (56.25%) MVC
6 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (54.17%) Scrum
8 21 (43.75%) TDD
9 18 (37.50%) jQuery
9 18 (37.50%) Web Services
9 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (35.42%) HTML5
11 16 (33.33%) Open Source
11 16 (33.33%) Mentoring
11 16 (33.33%) SQL
11 16 (33.33%) WCF
12 14 (29.17%) Java
12 14 (29.17%) SOA
13 13 (27.08%) XML
13 13 (27.08%) Degree
13 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
13 13 (27.08%) Migration
13 13 (27.08%) SOLID
14 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
14 12 (25.00%) CSS
14 12 (25.00%) SOAP
14 12 (25.00%) Windows

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 8 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (12.50%) JBoss
3 5 (10.42%) Apache
3 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) SSL
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) Relational Database
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.08%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.08%) Riak
7 1 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.42%) Eclipse
3 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.25%) gulp
4 3 (6.25%) IntelliJ
4 3 (6.25%) JUnit
4 3 (6.25%) Selenium
4 3 (6.25%) webpack
5 2 (4.17%) VectorCAST
6 1 (2.08%) Android Studio
6 1 (2.08%) CaliberRM
6 1 (2.08%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Moq
6 1 (2.08%) NUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Automotive
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Technical Leader
3 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Development Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Software Development Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Software Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Principal Technologist
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Technologist
7 3 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (6.25%) HTML Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) .NET
2 29 (60.42%) HTML
3 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (37.50%) jQuery
4 18 (37.50%) Web Services
5 17 (35.42%) HTML5
6 16 (33.33%) WCF
7 13 (27.08%) XML
8 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 12 (25.00%) CSS
8 12 (25.00%) SOAP
9 10 (20.83%) CSS3
9 10 (20.83%) Entity Framework
9 10 (20.83%) LINQ
10 8 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
10 8 (16.67%) NHibernate
10 8 (16.67%) Spring.NET
11 7 (14.58%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) iPad
2 5 (10.42%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.33%) Windows CE
4 3 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (56.25%) MVC
2 26 (54.17%) Scrum
3 21 (43.75%) TDD
4 16 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 16 (33.33%) Open Source
5 14 (29.17%) SOA
6 13 (27.08%) Migration
6 13 (27.08%) Service Delivery
6 13 (27.08%) SOLID
7 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (18.75%) Web Application Development
9 8 (16.67%) Mobile Development
10 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
11 6 (12.50%) High Availability
11 6 (12.50%) SDLC
12 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
13 4 (8.33%) Business Development
13 4 (8.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 32 (66.67%) C#
3 16 (33.33%) SQL
4 14 (29.17%) Java
5 9 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.42%) Scala
7 4 (8.33%) C
8 3 (6.25%) ES6
9 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
9 2 (4.17%) VB
10 1 (2.08%) C++
10 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.08%) Erlang
10 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) MISRA
1 4 (8.33%) MISRA C
2 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) Facebook
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) webMethods
4 1 (2.08%) Apple
4 1 (2.08%) Xamarin
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