Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 151 164
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 30 73 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.78% 1.53% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.72% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 27
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.33% +36.36% -8.33%
10th Percentile £23,750 £62,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £71,375 £82,500 £79,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% +17.39% -4.17%

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3471 4242 3434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.20% 89.12% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2718 3094 2878
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,625 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in Birmingham

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 20 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 20 (66.67%) IT Strategy
2 16 (53.33%) Finance
3 15 (50.00%) SLA
3 15 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 14 (46.67%) Performance Management
4 14 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
5 12 (40.00%) Cadence
5 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 12 (40.00%) Statistics
5 12 (40.00%) Contract Management
5 12 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
5 12 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (40.00%) ServiceNow
5 12 (40.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 12 (40.00%) Service Design
5 12 (40.00%) Escalation Management
6 11 (36.67%) Project Management
6 11 (36.67%) ITIL
7 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 10 (33.33%) Degree
7 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 10 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
7 10 (33.33%) TOGAF
7 10 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (30.00%) Presales
8 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
8 9 (30.00%) IaaS
8 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering

Technical Architecture
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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.33%) JBoss
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) IaaS
1 9 (30.00%) PaaS
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (6.67%) SaaS
6 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Maven
1 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Architect
2 14 (46.67%) Technical Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Security Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) E-Business Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Programme Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support
7 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) HTML5
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) CSS3
4 2 (6.67%) Express
4 2 (6.67%) Middleware
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (6.67%) React Native
4 2 (6.67%) Redux
4 2 (6.67%) Sass
5 1 (3.33%) CORBA
5 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.33%) Java EE
5 1 (3.33%) Samza
5 1 (3.33%) Spring
5 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (26.67%) CMDB
4 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) IT Strategy
1 20 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 15 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 14 (46.67%) Performance Management
3 14 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
4 12 (40.00%) Contract Management
4 12 (40.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 12 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
4 12 (40.00%) Escalation Management
4 12 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
4 12 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 12 (40.00%) Service Design
4 12 (40.00%) Statistics
5 11 (36.67%) ITIL
5 11 (36.67%) Project Management
6 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 10 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 10 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
7 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
2 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) ISEB
3 8 (26.67%) PMI Certification
3 8 (26.67%) PMP
4 6 (20.00%) CEH
4 6 (20.00%) CISSP
4 6 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) SLA
2 6 (20.00%) GPG13
2 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (3.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Cadence
1 12 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 9 (30.00%) Citrix
2 9 (30.00%) EMC
2 9 (30.00%) NetApp
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) BMC
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Google