The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Information Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Architecture
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 238 215
Rank change year-on-year +17 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Information Architecture 10 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 3
Median salary £50,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.81% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  

Information Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4576 5402 5023
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.27% 88.69% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3797 4188 4136
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Information Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Information Architecture in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Architecture in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
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 Information Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 - 6 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £67,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
Information Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Information 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
2 6 (46.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (46.15%) Web Design
2 6 (46.15%) PaintShop Pro
2 6 (46.15%) Publishing
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) UML
2 6 (46.15%) Adobe
2 6 (46.15%) Acrobat
2 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Graphic Design
2 6 (46.15%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) REST
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) CMS
4 2 (15.38%) LAMP
4 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
4 2 (15.38%) Xcode
4 2 (15.38%) Objective-C

Information Architecture
Co-occurring 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Acrobat
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (46.15%) PaintShop Pro
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Xcode
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (46.15%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (46.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Author
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Author
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Head of User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) REST
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
3 2 (15.38%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (15.38%) Core Data
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) iOS SDK
3 2 (15.38%) LAMP
3 2 (15.38%) Smarty
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) UIKit
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) JPA
4 1 (7.69%) Kafka
4 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Graphic Design
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) SDLC
1 6 (46.15%) UML
1 6 (46.15%) Web Design
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Android Development
2 2 (15.38%) Content Management
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Metadata Management
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Design
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Zend
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft