Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Architecture
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 326 284
Rank change year-on-year +23 -42 +30
Permanent jobs citing Information Architecture 25 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 18
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.82% -21.43% -31.71%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £46,500 £48,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -19.23% +20.37% +1.89%

Information 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9007 10237 9539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.84% 89.16% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7281 8000 7868
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Information Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +20 11 £50,000 +25.00%
Coventry +15 5 £35,000 -
Birmingham +31 4 £75,000 +50.00%
Shropshire - 2 £72,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £85,000 - 1
Information Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 16 (64.00%) Adobe
1 16 (64.00%) Web Design
2 13 (52.00%) SDLC
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) UML
4 11 (44.00%) Acrobat
4 11 (44.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (44.00%) PaintShop Pro
4 11 (44.00%) Publishing
4 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (44.00%) Degree
4 11 (44.00%) Graphic Design
4 11 (44.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (28.00%) User Experience
6 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (20.00%) Axure RP
7 5 (20.00%) UX Design
7 5 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (20.00%) Wireframes
7 5 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.00%) TDD
9 2 (8.00%) Animation
9 2 (8.00%) Google
9 2 (8.00%) CITP
9 2 (8.00%) Test Automation

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 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Drupal
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Acrobat
1 11 (44.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (44.00%) PaintShop Pro
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Axure RP
1 5 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (44.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (44.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Architect
2 11 (44.00%) Technical Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Author
3 8 (32.00%) Technical Author
4 7 (28.00%) Designer
5 5 (20.00%) UX Designer
6 3 (12.00%) Head of Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Digital Designer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Development Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Head of IT
8 1 (4.00%) Head of Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Java Development Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Lead Data Architect
8 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Graphic Design
2 7 (28.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Animation
4 1 (4.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Web Design
2 13 (52.00%) SDLC
3 11 (44.00%) UML
4 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) UX Design
5 5 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) Kanban
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CITP
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Adobe
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) Twitter
3 2 (8.00%) webMethods
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft