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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 217 209 213
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 15 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.36% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.41% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 1
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
5259 5128 4430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.97% 87.14% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4104 4170 3671
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Birmingham - 10 £45,000 -
Coventry +5 2 - -
Warwickshire +4 2 £46,250 -
Staffordshire -2 1 £52,500 - 1
Dudley - 1 £52,500 -
Walsall - 1 £52,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £52,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
5 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 12 (46.15%) Web Services
7 10 (38.46%) XML
7 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
7 10 (38.46%) MVC
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
8 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
8 9 (34.62%) Scrum
8 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
9 8 (30.77%) SSL
9 8 (30.77%) iPad
9 8 (30.77%) LINQ
9 8 (30.77%) jQuery
9 8 (30.77%) WCF
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
10 7 (26.92%) HTML
10 7 (26.92%) Java
11 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
12 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
12 5 (19.23%) Subversion
13 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
13 4 (15.38%) CSS

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 3 (11.54%) Apache
1 3 (11.54%) JBoss
1 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Doxygen
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) ArangoDB
4 2 (7.69%) Neo4j
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) SAS EBI
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 5 (19.23%) Subversion
4 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
5 2 (7.69%) JUnit
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (3.85%) CaliberRM
6 1 (3.85%) Gatling
6 1 (3.85%) JIRA
6 1 (3.85%) JMeter
6 1 (3.85%) NeoLoad
6 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (3.85%) VectorCAST
6 1 (3.85%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (3.85%) Automotive
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Games
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Team Leader
2 6 (23.08%) .NET Development Team Leader
2 6 (23.08%) .NET Team Leader
2 6 (23.08%) Development Team Leader
2 6 (23.08%) Software Development Team Leader
2 6 (23.08%) Software Team Leader
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) Web Services
4 10 (38.46%) XML
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
6 8 (30.77%) jQuery
6 8 (30.77%) LINQ
6 8 (30.77%) WCF
7 7 (26.92%) HTML
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (15.38%) CSS
8 4 (15.38%) HTML5
8 4 (15.38%) JSON
9 3 (11.54%) EJB
9 3 (11.54%) J2EE
9 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
9 3 (11.54%) Spring
10 2 (7.69%) Node.js
10 2 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) iPad
2 4 (15.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.85%) Linked Data
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) SCORM
3 1 (3.85%) Semantic Web
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 8 (30.77%) Web Application Development
4 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 4 (15.38%) Microservices
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Development
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
5 7 (26.92%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) Scala
6 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 3 (11.54%) C
7 3 (11.54%) Python
7 3 (11.54%) Ruby
8 2 (7.69%) VB
8 2 (7.69%) VB6
9 1 (3.85%) PHP
9 1 (3.85%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) MISRA
1 3 (11.54%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) webMethods
3 1 (3.85%) SOASTA, Inc
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