The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 52 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 166 316 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.82% 8.44% 5.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 8.74% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 137 202 100
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,393 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
3281 3614 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.35% 96.58% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2613 2793 1963
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 107 (27.65%) Cisco
1 107 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (25.84%) Linux
3 89 (23.00%) Load Balancing
4 86 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 80 (20.67%) Oracle
6 77 (19.90%) F5
7 76 (19.64%) Java
8 74 (19.12%) HP
9 72 (18.60%) VMware
9 72 (18.60%) .NET
10 69 (17.83%) WAN
11 66 (17.05%) CheckPoint
12 64 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 59 (15.25%) NoSQL
14 52 (13.44%) LAN
15 49 (12.66%) ITIL
16 48 (12.40%) Scrum
17 47 (12.14%) E-Commerce
17 47 (12.14%) IBM
18 46 (11.89%) Windows
19 45 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
19 45 (11.63%) Open Source
20 44 (11.37%) HP ASE
20 44 (11.37%) Huawei
21 43 (11.11%) EMC
22 42 (10.85%) Active Directory
22 42 (10.85%) SOA
22 42 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
22 42 (10.85%) Wireless

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 30 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.43%) Apache
3 13 (3.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (2.58%) Alfresco
4 10 (2.58%) Documentum
5 9 (2.33%) Node.js
6 8 (2.07%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.81%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.81%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.78%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.78%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.78%) CMS
9 3 (0.78%) IIS
10 2 (0.52%) JBoss
10 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.91%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.36%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.03%) SAP HR
2 4 (1.03%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.03%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.78%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.78%) SAP SCM
3 3 (0.78%) SAP LE
3 3 (0.78%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.26%) Summit
4 1 (0.26%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.88%) Office 365
2 7 (1.81%) IaaS
3 5 (1.29%) PaaS
4 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (17.83%) WAN
2 52 (13.44%) LAN
3 42 (10.85%) Wireless
3 42 (10.85%) Wireless Security
4 41 (10.59%) Firewall
5 28 (7.24%) NAS
6 19 (4.91%) DNS
6 19 (4.91%) MPLS
7 17 (4.39%) VPN
8 16 (4.13%) Unified Communications
8 16 (4.13%) IP Telephony
9 14 (3.62%) VoIP
10 12 (3.10%) Internet
10 12 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (2.84%) SAN
12 9 (2.33%) FWSM
13 7 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.55%) Network Security
15 5 (1.29%) OSPF
15 5 (1.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.25%) NoSQL
2 34 (8.79%) MySQL
3 27 (6.98%) SQL Server
4 18 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (4.13%) Riak
6 12 (3.10%) Hadoop
7 11 (2.84%) MongoDB
7 11 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.58%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.33%) Big Data
10 7 (1.81%) OLTP
11 6 (1.55%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.78%) SAP BI
15 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 14 (3.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.55%) Maven
3 5 (1.29%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.03%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.78%) JIRA
5 3 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.78%) Subversion
6 2 (0.52%) Grunt
7 1 (0.26%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.26%) Behat
7 1 (0.26%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (10.59%) Finance
2 20 (5.17%) Games
2 20 (5.17%) Retail
3 7 (1.81%) Banking
3 7 (1.81%) Manufacturing
3 7 (1.81%) Marketing
4 5 (1.29%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.03%) Law
5 4 (1.03%) Legal
6 3 (0.78%) Local Government
7 1 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (18.60%) .NET
2 38 (9.82%) HTML
3 33 (8.53%) HTML5
4 27 (6.98%) Middleware
5 25 (6.46%) Spring
6 22 (5.68%) LAMP
7 20 (5.17%) Hibernate
8 19 (4.91%) ActiveMQ
8 19 (4.91%) CSS
9 14 (3.62%) RESTful
10 13 (3.36%) XSLT
11 12 (3.10%) Web Services
11 12 (3.10%) XML
12 11 (2.84%) J2EE
13 10 (2.58%) Java EE
14 7 (1.81%) REST
14 7 (1.81%) ASP.NET
15 5 (1.29%) JSON
15 5 (1.29%) .NET Framework
16 4 (1.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.75%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.13%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (3.36%) Public Cloud
5 11 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.07%) Clustering
7 6 (1.55%) Replication
7 6 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.55%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.29%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.03%) User Experience
10 3 (0.78%) NHS
10 3 (0.78%) Informatics
10 3 (0.78%) Health Informatics
11 2 (0.52%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.52%) IVR
11 2 (0.52%) Tandem
11 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 100 (25.84%) Linux
2 46 (11.89%) Windows
3 38 (9.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (5.68%) UNIX
5 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.52%) AIX
7 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (23.00%) Load Balancing
3 86 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 49 (12.66%) ITIL
5 48 (12.40%) Scrum
6 47 (12.14%) E-Commerce
7 45 (11.63%) Open Source
8 42 (10.85%) SOA
8 42 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (10.34%) Migration
10 39 (10.08%) Network Design
11 38 (9.82%) Enterprise Architecture
12 26 (6.72%) Technical Architecture
13 23 (5.94%) Content Management
14 20 (5.17%) Software Architecture
15 18 (4.65%) Project Management
16 17 (4.39%) CRM
17 14 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (3.62%) TDD
17 14 (3.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 76 (19.64%) Java
2 27 (6.98%) SQL
3 23 (5.94%) C#
4 19 (4.91%) PHP
5 14 (3.62%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.36%) C++
7 4 (1.03%) Python
8 2 (0.52%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.52%) Ruby
8 2 (0.52%) COBOL
8 2 (0.52%) Go
8 2 (0.52%) Scala
8 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.26%) R
9 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (11.37%) HP ASE
3 25 (6.46%) ITIL Certification
3 25 (6.46%) Degree
4 23 (5.94%) SC Cleared
4 23 (5.94%) Security Cleared
5 22 (5.68%) DV Cleared
6 16 (4.13%) ISEB
7 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.55%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.78%) CCNP
9 1 (0.26%) CCNA
9 1 (0.26%) CCDA
9 1 (0.26%) CCDP
9 1 (0.26%) CISSP
9 1 (0.26%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.29%) COBIT
1 5 (1.29%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.03%) SLA
2 4 (1.03%) QA
3 3 (0.78%) HL7
System Software
1 64 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (10.85%) Active Directory
3 28 (7.24%) VMware ESX
4 14 (3.62%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.03%) Docker
7 3 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.52%) vSphere
8 2 (0.52%) HDFS
9 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (6.72%) Puppet
2 16 (4.13%) Cobbler
3 11 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.55%) Ansible
5 2 (0.52%) Salt
5 2 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.52%) Cacti
6 1 (0.26%) StatsD
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 107 (27.65%) Cisco
2 80 (20.67%) Oracle
3 77 (19.90%) F5
4 74 (19.12%) HP
5 72 (18.60%) VMware
6 66 (17.05%) CheckPoint
7 47 (12.14%) IBM
8 44 (11.37%) Huawei
9 43 (11.11%) EMC
10 40 (10.34%) Microsoft
11 33 (8.53%) NetApp
12 23 (5.94%) Red Hat
13 14 (3.62%) Infoblox
14 12 (3.10%) Riverbed
15 10 (2.58%) OpenText
16 7 (1.81%) Citrix
16 7 (1.81%) Cloudera
17 5 (1.29%) SAP
18 4 (1.03%) Trillium
19 3 (0.78%) ATG
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETETIVE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50-90,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle, Sheffield, Blackpool,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £31,000 - £42,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £67,000 + 5% Bonus per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago