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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 177 159 170
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 32 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.62% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.79% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 29
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
4139 3555 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.17% 79.32% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3579 2897 3061
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -12 15 £65,000 +2.76% 2
Coventry 0 7 £62,500 +25.00%
Staffordshire +5 3 £42,500 -
Walsall 0 3 £82,500 -13.15%
Solihull - 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 £70,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Technical Architecture
England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.10%) CRM
3 20 (32.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (30.65%) Oracle
5 18 (29.03%) Java
6 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
6 17 (27.42%) Windows
7 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (22.58%) Workflow
8 14 (22.58%) Mentoring
9 13 (20.97%) XML
9 13 (20.97%) CSS
9 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
9 13 (20.97%) HTML
10 12 (19.35%) MVC
10 12 (19.35%) VMware
10 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (19.35%) Degree
11 11 (17.74%) SQL
11 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
12 10 (16.13%) Telecoms
13 9 (14.52%) Migration
13 9 (14.52%) Finance
13 9 (14.52%) IBM
13 9 (14.52%) SOA
13 9 (14.52%) RDBMS
13 9 (14.52%) Web Services
13 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
14 8 (12.90%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.29%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.29%) JBoss
3 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.84%) NetWeaver
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.23%) Lync
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.23%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) SAN
2 6 (9.68%) WAN
3 5 (8.06%) Firewall
4 4 (6.45%) LAN
5 2 (3.23%) MPLS
5 2 (3.23%) DNS
5 2 (3.23%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.23%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.23%) NAS
5 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) RDBMS
2 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.06%) DB2
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Ant
1 7 (11.29%) JIRA
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.68%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.23%) RequisitePro
4 2 (3.23%) JUnit
4 2 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 10 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (64.52%) Architect
2 15 (24.19%) Technical Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (12.90%) CRM Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) CRM Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.68%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) SAP Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Designer
9 2 (3.23%) Security Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Security Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Exchange Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) .NET Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) CSS
1 13 (20.97%) HTML
1 13 (20.97%) XML
2 9 (14.52%) Web Services
3 8 (12.90%) HTML5
4 7 (11.29%) PhoneGap
4 7 (11.29%) AngularJS
4 7 (11.29%) JSON
4 7 (11.29%) jQuery
4 7 (11.29%) .NET
5 6 (9.68%) Ajax
6 5 (8.06%) Spring
6 5 (8.06%) JMS
6 5 (8.06%) Middleware
6 5 (8.06%) Struts
6 5 (8.06%) JSP
6 5 (8.06%) Servlets
7 4 (6.45%) WCF
8 3 (4.84%) WF
8 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.68%) User Experience
3 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.06%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.45%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.23%) Clustering
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Social Media
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Android
2 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.84%) AIX
4 3 (4.84%) Linux
5 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) CRM
2 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Workflow
3 14 (22.58%) Mentoring
4 12 (19.35%) MVC
5 9 (14.52%) SOA
5 9 (14.52%) Migration
5 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (12.90%) ETL
7 7 (11.29%) Change Management
7 7 (11.29%) OOP
7 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.29%) TOGAF
7 7 (11.29%) Information Security
8 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (9.68%) System Testing
8 6 (9.68%) Data Migration
9 5 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (8.06%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) Java
2 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.74%) SQL
4 5 (8.06%) C#
5 3 (4.84%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) MCSE
4 2 (3.23%) MCSA
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
4 2 (3.23%) JNCIA
4 2 (3.23%) MCTS
4 2 (3.23%) MCITP
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.65%) Oracle
3 12 (19.35%) VMware
4 9 (14.52%) IBM
5 6 (9.68%) SAP
5 6 (9.68%) Talend
6 5 (8.06%) Vitria
6 5 (8.06%) Pega
6 5 (8.06%) Sencha
6 5 (8.06%) Sybase
6 5 (8.06%) BEA
7 4 (6.45%) Informatica
7 4 (6.45%) NetApp
7 4 (6.45%) Cisco
7 4 (6.45%) EMC
8 3 (4.84%) HP
8 3 (4.84%) Brocade
9 2 (3.23%) Juniper
9 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.61%) Intel
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