The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 45 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 20 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.28% 3.29% 5.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 3.45% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 15
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
462 319 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 98.93% 95.51% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 387 262 222
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Architect
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Architect Salary Trend in Bradford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bradford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 20 (37.74%) TOGAF
3 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
3 14 (26.42%) Banking
3 14 (26.42%) Retail
3 14 (26.42%) Legal
3 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
4 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
4 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (20.75%) QA
6 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
7 9 (16.98%) ITIL
7 9 (16.98%) .NET
8 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.09%) SQL
8 8 (15.09%) VMware
9 7 (13.21%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (11.32%) WCF
10 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
10 6 (11.32%) SOA
11 5 (9.43%) Java
11 5 (9.43%) Project Management
11 5 (9.43%) Degree
11 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (9.43%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (9.43%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (7.55%) DevOps
12 4 (7.55%) Coaching
12 4 (7.55%) Zachman Framework
12 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) Joomla!
1 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (7.55%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.89%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.89%) NetBeans
1 1 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
2 14 (26.42%) Banking
2 14 (26.42%) Retail
2 14 (26.42%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) WCF
2 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.66%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.77%) HTML5
5 2 (3.77%) Spring
5 2 (3.77%) J2EE
5 2 (3.77%) EJB
5 2 (3.77%) JSP
5 2 (3.77%) Servlets
5 2 (3.77%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) XML
6 1 (1.89%) DHTML
6 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.89%) GWT
6 1 (1.89%) Ajax
6 1 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Data Conversion
3 3 (5.66%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) UNIX
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) TOGAF
2 9 (16.98%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (13.21%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) SOA
6 5 (9.43%) Project Management
6 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (9.43%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Coaching
7 4 (7.55%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (7.55%) MVC
8 3 (5.66%) ETL
8 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.66%) Logical Data Model
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) Java
3 4 (7.55%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) PHP
5 2 (3.77%) Assembly Language
5 2 (3.77%) COBOL
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) VMware
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) EMC