Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Architect
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 179 178
Rank change year-on-year +33 -1 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 46 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.19% 0.70% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.72% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 15
Birmingham median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -23.53% +21.43%
West Midlands median annual salary £70,000 £63,750 £80,000
% change year-on-year +9.80% -20.31% +16.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3706 4565 3838
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.39% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 3409 3224
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,300 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Senior Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Birmingham

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Senior Architect in Birmingham

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in Birmingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in Birmingham

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 30 (65.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 30 (65.22%) TOGAF
1 30 (65.22%) ArchiMate
2 29 (63.04%) Data Integration
2 29 (63.04%) Management Information System
3 28 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (60.87%) UML
3 28 (60.87%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (60.87%) Finance
3 28 (60.87%) Migration
3 28 (60.87%) Banking
3 28 (60.87%) Asset Management
3 28 (60.87%) Data Migration
3 28 (60.87%) Infrastructure Management
3 28 (60.87%) Analytics
3 28 (60.87%) Presales
3 28 (60.87%) Data Acquisition
3 28 (60.87%) Data Ingestion
4 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 14 (30.43%) ETL
5 13 (28.26%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (28.26%) Visualforce
5 13 (28.26%) Apex Code
6 12 (26.09%) Force.com
6 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
6 12 (26.09%) Big Data
7 2 (4.35%) Document Management
7 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.35%) Office 365
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure

Senior Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Force.com
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (26.09%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
General
1 28 (60.87%) Banking
1 28 (60.87%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (63.04%) Management Information System
2 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) ArchiMate
1 30 (65.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 30 (65.22%) TOGAF
2 29 (63.04%) Data Integration
3 28 (60.87%) Analytics
3 28 (60.87%) Asset Management
3 28 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (60.87%) Data Acquisition
3 28 (60.87%) Data Ingestion
3 28 (60.87%) Data Migration
3 28 (60.87%) Infrastructure Management
3 28 (60.87%) Migration
3 28 (60.87%) Presales
3 28 (60.87%) UML
4 14 (30.43%) ETL
5 2 (4.35%) Document Management
6 1 (2.17%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.17%) Information Governance
6 1 (2.17%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) PHP
3 1 (2.17%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PMO
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft