The median annual salary for a .NET Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Architect
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 235 190
Rank change year-on-year +37 -45  
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Architect 8 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.13% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 24
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% -26.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £61,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.55% -12.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4522 5924 4891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.37% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4820 4179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

.NET Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured .NET Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Architect in the West Midlands

.NET Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for .NET Architect in the West Midlands

.NET Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +17 6 £60,000 +26.31%
Birmingham +17 2 £65,000 -27.77%
.NET Architect
England

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, .NET 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 West Midlands region featuring .NET Architect in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 13 (59.09%) QA
5 12 (54.55%) MVC
5 12 (54.55%) NoSQL
6 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (50.00%) Java
6 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (45.45%) CSS
7 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 10 (45.45%) HTML
7 10 (45.45%) jQuery
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (45.45%) HTML5
8 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) N-Tier
8 9 (40.91%) SOA
8 9 (40.91%) SQL
9 8 (36.36%) OOP
10 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (27.27%) TypeScript
11 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
11 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
11 6 (27.27%) WPF
11 6 (27.27%) Service Design
11 6 (27.27%) OO
11 6 (27.27%) XHTML
11 6 (27.27%) RDBMS

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
2 2 (9.09%) GitHub
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) NoSQL
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 5 (22.73%) Riak
5 4 (18.18%) Neo4j
6 3 (13.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 10 (45.45%) HTML5
3 10 (45.45%) jQuery
4 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 6 (27.27%) Ajax
5 6 (27.27%) SOAP
5 6 (27.27%) WinForms
5 6 (27.27%) WPF
5 6 (27.27%) XHTML
6 4 (18.18%) .NET Core
6 4 (18.18%) Kafka
6 4 (18.18%) Velocity
6 4 (18.18%) WCF
6 4 (18.18%) WF
7 3 (13.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (40.91%) N-Tier
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.64%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) SOA
3 8 (36.36%) OOP
4 6 (27.27%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) Service Design
4 6 (27.27%) Software Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 5 (22.73%) Functional Programming
5 5 (22.73%) High Availability
5 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 5 (22.73%) Open Source
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 4 (18.18%) CRM
6 4 (18.18%) EAI
6 4 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) SDLC
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) TypeScript
4 6 (27.27%) VB
5 4 (18.18%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) Erlang
6 3 (13.64%) Python
7 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) NEC
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) TOWER Software