Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 154 143
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 41 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.08% 0.84% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.92% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 26
Birmingham median annual salary £85,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.90% -4.55% -26.67%
10th Percentile £63,125 £34,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £51,270 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.93% -25.00% -14.29%

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 3,452 3,384 3,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.91% 91.16% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,443 2,671 3,089
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 28 (68.29%) IT Strategy
2 27 (65.85%) TOGAF
3 25 (60.98%) Zachman Framework
4 23 (56.10%) ITIL
5 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
6 18 (43.90%) Computer Science
7 17 (41.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (41.46%) Presales
7 17 (41.46%) Degree
7 17 (41.46%) Management Information System
7 17 (41.46%) EMC
8 16 (39.02%) ISEB
8 16 (39.02%) Citrix
8 16 (39.02%) PRINCE2
8 16 (39.02%) Service Management
8 16 (39.02%) Service Delivery
8 16 (39.02%) PMP
8 16 (39.02%) PMI Certification
8 16 (39.02%) NetApp
8 16 (39.02%) Project Management
8 16 (39.02%) Publishing
8 16 (39.02%) VMware
8 16 (39.02%) IT Governance
8 16 (39.02%) Requirements Analysis
8 16 (39.02%) Gantt Chart
8 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
8 16 (39.02%) Line Management
8 16 (39.02%) Computer Science Degree
8 16 (39.02%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (39.02%) Due Diligence

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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (39.02%) IaaS
1 16 (39.02%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
1 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (39.02%) Publishing
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Architect
2 22 (53.66%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Integration Developer
3 5 (12.20%) RPG Developer
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Storage Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Architecture Manager
5 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.32%) IT Strategy Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Security Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Strategy Manager
6 2 (4.88%) BSS Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (4.88%) OSS Architect
7 1 (2.44%) EMC Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) EMC Storage Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) EDI
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.44%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Computer Science
2 17 (41.46%) Management Information System
3 16 (39.02%) CMDB
3 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
3 16 (39.02%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.20%) AS400
4 5 (12.20%) iSeries
5 4 (9.76%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) IT Strategy
2 27 (65.85%) TOGAF
3 25 (60.98%) Zachman Framework
4 23 (56.10%) ITIL
5 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
6 17 (41.46%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (41.46%) Presales
7 16 (39.02%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (39.02%) Due Diligence
7 16 (39.02%) Gantt Chart
7 16 (39.02%) IT Governance
7 16 (39.02%) ITIL V3
7 16 (39.02%) Line Management
7 16 (39.02%) PRINCE2
7 16 (39.02%) Project Management
7 16 (39.02%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (39.02%) Service Delivery
7 16 (39.02%) Service Management
8 12 (29.27%) CRM
8 12 (29.27%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) RPG
3 5 (12.20%) RPG IV
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
4 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
2 16 (39.02%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (39.02%) ISEB
2 16 (39.02%) PMI Certification
2 16 (39.02%) PMP
3 12 (29.27%) CEH
3 12 (29.27%) CISSP
3 12 (29.27%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) GPG13
1 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.76%) QA
3 2 (4.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) EMC
2 16 (39.02%) Citrix
2 16 (39.02%) NetApp
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) CheckPoint
4 5 (12.20%) Dell
4 5 (12.20%) JD Edwards
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
5 4 (9.76%) Veritas
6 2 (4.88%) Capita