The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 195 169 174
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 5 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.73% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 15
Average salary £40,750 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £34,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3875 3841 3372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.63% 76.65% 71.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3224 3222 2861
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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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
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Birmingham +2 2 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Solihull - 2 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +8 1 £36,500 +4.28%
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (33.33%) CSS3
6 4 (33.33%) Subversion
7 3 (25.00%) SaaS
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Middleware
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (16.67%) SOA
8 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) C++
8 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (16.67%) VB.NET

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (8.33%) LAMP
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (16.67%) E-Learning
2 2 (16.67%) SCORM
2 2 (16.67%) Learning Management System
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) SCADA
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Sage
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Pertemps Recruitment Partnership
Posted: 6 days ago