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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 29 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 259 244 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.33% 6.52% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.54% 6.73% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 186 176 118
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
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
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 154 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (35.46%) Java
3 142 (33.57%) Oracle
4 139 (32.86%) .NET
5 135 (31.91%) Linux
6 83 (19.62%) Scrum
7 76 (17.97%) Spring
8 74 (17.49%) Cisco
9 67 (15.84%) Apache
10 64 (15.13%) NoSQL
11 63 (14.89%) E-Commerce
11 63 (14.89%) J2EE
12 62 (14.66%) HTML
12 62 (14.66%) HTML5
13 60 (14.18%) Migration
14 59 (13.95%) Hibernate
14 59 (13.95%) TOGAF
14 59 (13.95%) Load Balancing
15 58 (13.71%) VMware
16 57 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
17 55 (13.00%) LAMP
17 55 (13.00%) ActiveMQ
18 53 (12.53%) Enterprise Architecture
18 53 (12.53%) XML
19 50 (11.82%) Retail
20 49 (11.58%) SOA
20 49 (11.58%) Microsoft
21 47 (11.11%) CheckPoint
21 47 (11.11%) Finance
21 47 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 67 (15.84%) Apache
2 44 (10.40%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 24 (5.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (3.31%) MS Exchange
6 11 (2.60%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.36%) Documentum
7 10 (2.36%) Alfresco
8 8 (1.89%) nginx
9 7 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.65%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.47%) Confluence
12 2 (0.47%) Lync
12 2 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.36%) InfoPath
3 9 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) SAP HR
1 5 (1.18%) SAP FI
1 5 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (1.18%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.71%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.71%) SAP SCM
3 3 (0.71%) SAP LE
3 3 (0.71%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.47%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.15%) Office 365
2 8 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.71%) SaaS
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
5 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (10.87%) Firewall
2 34 (8.04%) HTTP
3 32 (7.57%) WAN
3 32 (7.57%) Internet
4 25 (5.91%) LAN
5 17 (4.02%) VoIP
5 17 (4.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (3.78%) SAN
7 15 (3.55%) NAS
8 12 (2.84%) FWSM
8 12 (2.84%) DNS
8 12 (2.84%) MPLS
8 12 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (2.60%) Wireless
9 11 (2.60%) Wireless Security
10 10 (2.36%) VPN
11 7 (1.65%) PBX
11 7 (1.65%) OSPF
11 7 (1.65%) BGP
11 7 (1.65%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (15.13%) NoSQL
2 40 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 28 (6.62%) Big Data
4 17 (4.02%) MySQL
5 14 (3.31%) Riak
6 12 (2.84%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.36%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.95%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.71%) SAP BI
14 2 (0.47%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.47%) HBase
Development Applications
1 26 (6.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.71%) JUnit
4 2 (0.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.24%) Maven
5 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.24%) Moq
5 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
General
1 50 (11.82%) Retail
2 47 (11.11%) Finance
3 33 (7.80%) Games
4 28 (6.62%) Banking
5 9 (2.13%) Marketing
6 7 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.95%) Legal
8 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.71%) Automotive
8 3 (0.71%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (32.86%) .NET
2 76 (17.97%) Spring
3 63 (14.89%) J2EE
4 62 (14.66%) HTML
4 62 (14.66%) HTML5
5 59 (13.95%) Hibernate
6 55 (13.00%) LAMP
6 55 (13.00%) ActiveMQ
7 53 (12.53%) XML
8 30 (7.09%) SOAP
9 23 (5.44%) Java EE
10 19 (4.49%) Middleware
11 18 (4.26%) RESTful
12 16 (3.78%) Web Services
13 14 (3.31%) REST
14 12 (2.84%) ASP.NET
15 10 (2.36%) CSS
15 10 (2.36%) XSLT
16 9 (2.13%) .NET Framework
17 8 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.33%) Open Source
2 19 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.26%) Clustering
4 12 (2.84%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.65%) CMDB
6 5 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.95%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.95%) Tandem
7 4 (0.95%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.71%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.47%) RIA
9 2 (0.47%) Symmetrix
9 2 (0.47%) NHS
9 2 (0.47%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.24%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 135 (31.91%) Linux
2 45 (10.64%) Windows
3 29 (6.86%) UNIX
3 29 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (1.65%) Mac OS
5 6 (1.42%) Solaris
6 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.95%) VME
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (19.62%) Scrum
3 63 (14.89%) E-Commerce
4 60 (14.18%) Migration
5 59 (13.95%) TOGAF
5 59 (13.95%) Load Balancing
6 57 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 53 (12.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 49 (11.58%) SOA
9 45 (10.64%) ITIL
10 41 (9.69%) Content Management
11 34 (8.04%) Project Management
12 30 (7.09%) Software Architecture
13 28 (6.62%) Software Engineering
14 23 (5.44%) Technical Architecture
15 20 (4.73%) Network Architecture
16 19 (4.49%) Network Design
17 17 (4.02%) OO
18 15 (3.55%) RUP
19 14 (3.31%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 150 (35.46%) Java
2 33 (7.80%) PHP
3 31 (7.33%) C#
4 12 (2.84%) Python
5 11 (2.60%) SQL
6 5 (1.18%) VB
6 5 (1.18%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.18%) VB6
7 4 (0.95%) COBOL
8 3 (0.71%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.47%) R
10 1 (0.24%) Ruby
10 1 (0.24%) C++
10 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (4.73%) SC Cleared
1 20 (4.73%) Security Cleared
2 19 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (3.55%) DV Cleared
5 13 (3.07%) HP ASE
6 8 (1.89%) Degree
7 7 (1.65%) ISEB
8 6 (1.42%) MCSE
8 6 (1.42%) CCNP
8 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.95%) CCSA
9 4 (0.95%) CCSE
9 4 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.95%) CCNA
9 4 (0.95%) CCDA
9 4 (0.95%) CCDP
9 4 (0.95%) MCSA
9 4 (0.95%) CISSP
9 4 (0.95%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.24%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 47 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (9.22%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.07%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.89%) Squid
5 7 (1.65%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.65%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.18%) vSphere
7 3 (0.71%) XenApp
7 3 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (5.20%) Puppet
2 11 (2.60%) Cobbler
2 11 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.47%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.47%) Cacti
Vendors
1 142 (33.57%) Oracle
2 74 (17.49%) Cisco
3 58 (13.71%) VMware
4 49 (11.58%) Microsoft
5 47 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 44 (10.40%) F5
7 32 (7.57%) EMC
8 29 (6.86%) HP
8 29 (6.86%) IBM
9 22 (5.20%) NetApp
10 17 (4.02%) Riverbed
11 13 (3.07%) Huawei
12 11 (2.60%) Red Hat
13 10 (2.36%) Citrix
13 10 (2.36%) OpenText
14 7 (1.65%) Cloudera
15 6 (1.42%) SAP
16 5 (1.18%) Infoblox
17 4 (0.95%) ICL
17 4 (0.95%) Fujitsu
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £62,000 per annum c£62k + Excellent Benefits/ Superb Holiday and Work/
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £62,000 per annum Fantastic holiday entitlement, superb work/life bala
Posted: 3 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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