Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Architect
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 35 53
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 12 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.00% 4.43% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 4.56% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 5
Solihull median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +25.00% +20.50%
10th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £44,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 383 417 505
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 97.20% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 353 370 447
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Solihull

Architect
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Architect in Solihull

Architect
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Solihull over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Solihull

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Solihull region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
3 5 (41.67%) IT Governance
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Cost Transparency
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (16.67%) Casewise
5 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Rational Rose
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Migration

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Rational Rose
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) JDBC
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Struts
1 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) IT Governance
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Cost Transparency
5 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Process Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Casewise
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Jitterbit
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft