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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 176 168 165
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 36 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.66% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.84% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 31
Average salary £62,500 £59,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.93% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.24%
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
4450 3800 3562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.10% 78.37% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3138 3106
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
(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 -19 17 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Coventry - 9 £62,500 -
Staffordshire +6 4 £42,500 -
Walsall -1 3 £82,500 -13.15%
Solihull - 3 £42,500 -
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 27 (42.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (35.94%) CRM
3 20 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (29.69%) Oracle
5 18 (28.13%) Java
6 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
6 15 (23.44%) SharePoint
6 15 (23.44%) Mentoring
7 14 (21.88%) Workflow
8 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
8 13 (20.31%) HTML
8 13 (20.31%) CSS
8 13 (20.31%) Windows
8 13 (20.31%) XML
8 13 (20.31%) Degree
9 12 (18.75%) MVC
10 11 (17.19%) Migration
10 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (15.63%) RDBMS
11 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
11 10 (15.63%) VMware
11 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
12 9 (14.06%) SOA
12 9 (14.06%) SQL
13 8 (12.50%) IBM
13 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
13 8 (12.50%) HTML5
13 8 (12.50%) QA
13 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 15 (23.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.94%) WebLogic
2 7 (10.94%) JBoss
3 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.25%) Lync
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.69%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.69%) NetWeaver
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (3.13%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) SAN
2 4 (6.25%) LAN
2 4 (6.25%) WAN
3 3 (4.69%) NAS
3 3 (4.69%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.81%) DB2
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Ant
1 7 (10.94%) JIRA
1 7 (10.94%) Talend Open Studio
1 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.13%) Selenium
3 2 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (64.06%) Architect
2 12 (18.75%) Technical Architect
2 12 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (15.63%) Consultant
3 10 (15.63%) CRM Architect
4 8 (12.50%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.94%) CRM Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) SAP Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.13%) .NET Technical Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (3.13%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) CSS
1 13 (20.31%) HTML
1 13 (20.31%) XML
2 8 (12.50%) HTML5
3 7 (10.94%) PhoneGap
3 7 (10.94%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.94%) JSON
3 7 (10.94%) jQuery
3 7 (10.94%) Web Services
3 7 (10.94%) .NET
4 6 (9.38%) Ajax
5 5 (7.81%) Spring
5 5 (7.81%) JMS
5 5 (7.81%) Middleware
5 5 (7.81%) Struts
5 5 (7.81%) JSP
5 5 (7.81%) Servlets
6 4 (6.25%) WCF
7 3 (4.69%) WF
7 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) User Experience
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.81%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.81%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.13%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Android
2 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.69%) AIX
4 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) CRM
2 15 (23.44%) Mentoring
3 14 (21.88%) Workflow
4 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.75%) MVC
6 11 (17.19%) Migration
7 9 (14.06%) SOA
8 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (12.50%) System Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Information Security
9 7 (10.94%) ETL
9 7 (10.94%) Change Management
9 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
9 7 (10.94%) OOP
9 7 (10.94%) Data Migration
10 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.81%) Project Management
11 5 (7.81%) OO
11 5 (7.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) Java
2 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.06%) SQL
4 5 (7.81%) C#
5 3 (4.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) MCTS
4 3 (4.69%) MCITP
4 3 (4.69%) MCSE
4 3 (4.69%) MCSA
5 1 (1.56%) CISSP
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.69%) Oracle
3 10 (15.63%) VMware
4 8 (12.50%) IBM
5 7 (10.94%) Talend
6 5 (7.81%) Vitria
6 5 (7.81%) BEA
6 5 (7.81%) Informatica
6 5 (7.81%) Pega
6 5 (7.81%) Sencha
6 5 (7.81%) Sybase
6 5 (7.81%) SAP
7 3 (4.69%) EMC
7 3 (4.69%) Brocade
7 3 (4.69%) NetApp
8 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.56%) Cisco
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix
9 1 (1.56%) Avaya
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Hereford, Herefordshire
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago