The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Architect
Rank 173 121 162
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Architect 12 34 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 1.30% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.36% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 3
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
Applications 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 Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3588 2503 2697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.58% 95.64% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2759 1938 2208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Applications Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Applications Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Applications Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Applications Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (85.71%) J2EE
2 30 (85.71%) Java
3 22 (62.86%) Hibernate
3 22 (62.86%) Scrum
3 22 (62.86%) Spring
4 13 (37.14%) HTML5
4 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
4 13 (37.14%) ActiveMQ
4 13 (37.14%) HTML
4 13 (37.14%) Apache
5 9 (25.71%) CSS
5 9 (25.71%) TOGAF
5 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (25.71%) JSF
5 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
6 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.86%) LAMP
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.86%) XML
6 8 (22.86%) SOA
7 5 (14.29%) UML
7 5 (14.29%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 5 (14.29%) SQL
7 5 (14.29%) MVC
8 4 (11.43%) MVVM
9 1 (2.86%) Moq

Applications Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Applications 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 Applications Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (37.14%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) NUnit
1 1 (2.86%) MSTest
1 1 (2.86%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) J2EE
2 22 (62.86%) Spring
2 22 (62.86%) Hibernate
3 13 (37.14%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (37.14%) HTML5
3 13 (37.14%) HTML
4 9 (25.71%) CSS
4 9 (25.71%) JSF
5 8 (22.86%) XML
5 8 (22.86%) LAMP
6 5 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) .NET
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Scrum
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.71%) TOGAF
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.86%) SOA
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) UML
5 4 (11.43%) MVVM
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle