The table below looks at the statistics for Technical 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 Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 192 184 158
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 35 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.57% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.68% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 20
Average salary £65,000 £63,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £58,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £80,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
Technical 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
4846 4089 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.71% 82.72% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 3505 2819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -11 11 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Walsall -6 6 £70,000 -15.15%
Solihull +15 5 £67,500 -
Coventry -5 4 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Warwickshire -18 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Shropshire +7 1 - -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 16 (22.22%) Migration
2 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 14 (19.44%) Degree
3 13 (18.06%) Information Management
3 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
4 12 (16.67%) HTML
4 12 (16.67%) Web Services
5 11 (15.28%) VMware
5 11 (15.28%) Linux
5 11 (15.28%) CSS
5 11 (15.28%) SOAP
5 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
5 11 (15.28%) Internet
5 11 (15.28%) jQuery
5 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (15.28%) TOGAF
5 11 (15.28%) Google
5 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (15.28%) Open Source
5 11 (15.28%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (15.28%) Coaching
6 10 (13.89%) REST
6 10 (13.89%) JSON
6 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (13.89%) ETL
6 10 (13.89%) Unix
6 10 (13.89%) XML
6 10 (13.89%) CRM
6 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.89%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.50%) Apache
1 9 (12.50%) nginx
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Magento
2 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (12.50%) CloudFront
2 9 (12.50%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.78%) Force.com
3 2 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.78%) Office 365
3 2 (2.78%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) Internet
2 10 (13.89%) Firewall
3 9 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.78%) LAN
4 2 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (1.39%) CTI
5 1 (1.39%) SAN
5 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) MySQL
1 9 (12.50%) Pentaho
2 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.78%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.78%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.39%) DataStage
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 9 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 7 (9.72%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Automotive
3 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.78%) Back Office
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Architect
2 12 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 10 (13.89%) IT Manager
4 9 (12.50%) Consultant
5 8 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.56%) CRM Architect
7 4 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Head of Infrastructure
7 4 (5.56%) Information Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Manager
7 4 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.56%) IT Support
7 4 (5.56%) IT Support Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Service Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) HTML
1 12 (16.67%) Web Services
2 11 (15.28%) CSS
2 11 (15.28%) jQuery
2 11 (15.28%) SOAP
3 10 (13.89%) JSON
3 10 (13.89%) REST
3 10 (13.89%) XML
4 9 (12.50%) LAMP
4 9 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
4 9 (12.50%) Symfony
5 7 (9.72%) .NET
6 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.17%) RESTful
7 2 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.78%) Apache CXF
7 2 (2.78%) SAP Basis
7 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.94%) Taxonomies
5 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.78%) Clustering
6 2 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (2.78%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.78%) User Experience
7 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Linux
2 10 (13.89%) Unix
3 9 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.56%) Windows
5 2 (2.78%) VMS
6 1 (1.39%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) Migration
2 13 (18.06%) Information Management
3 11 (15.28%) Coaching
3 11 (15.28%) Open Source
3 11 (15.28%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (15.28%) TOGAF
4 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (13.89%) CRM
4 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
4 10 (13.89%) ETL
5 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 9 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (12.50%) High Availability
5 9 (12.50%) Line Management
5 9 (12.50%) Project Management
6 7 (9.72%) Data Migration
7 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 6 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (6.94%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 9 (12.50%) PHP
3 5 (6.94%) C#
4 3 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) C++
5 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) CCNA
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Google
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
1 11 (15.28%) VMware
2 9 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
2 9 (12.50%) New Relic
2 9 (12.50%) Tableau
2 9 (12.50%) Zend
3 8 (11.11%) SAP
4 7 (9.72%) Citrix
4 7 (9.72%) IBM
4 7 (9.72%) Talend
5 6 (8.33%) EMC
5 6 (8.33%) Oracle
6 5 (6.94%) NetApp
7 4 (5.56%) 3PAR
7 4 (5.56%) Informatica
8 2 (2.78%) Appcelerator
8 2 (2.78%) Kony
8 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.39%) Remedy
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, Midlands
University of Warwick
Salary: £15,632 - £16,017 pa
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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