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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 49 35 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 164 212 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.82% 6.43% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 6.70% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 108 153 85
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
3312 3164 2828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.33% 95.97% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2698 2464 2419
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 204 (43.78%) Oracle
2 194 (41.63%) Java
3 181 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (28.97%) Linux
5 134 (28.76%) .NET
6 128 (27.47%) Scrum
7 125 (26.82%) Spring
8 105 (22.53%) Apache
9 104 (22.32%) E-Commerce
10 99 (21.24%) ActiveMQ
10 99 (21.24%) Hibernate
11 96 (20.60%) HTML
12 94 (20.17%) HTML5
12 94 (20.17%) NoSQL
13 74 (15.88%) VMware
14 71 (15.24%) J2EE
15 67 (14.38%) ITIL
16 65 (13.95%) Retail
17 63 (13.52%) SOA
17 63 (13.52%) Cisco
18 61 (13.09%) Finance
19 59 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
20 57 (12.23%) Enterprise Architecture
21 54 (11.59%) LAN
22 53 (11.37%) WAN
23 52 (11.16%) TOGAF
24 50 (10.73%) Active Directory
25 49 (10.52%) Microsoft
26 48 (10.30%) Load Balancing
27 47 (10.09%) XML

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 105 (22.53%) Apache
2 28 (6.01%) SharePoint
3 25 (5.36%) WebSphere
4 23 (4.94%) MS Exchange
5 18 (3.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (3.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.72%) nginx
9 8 (1.72%) SAS
9 8 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (1.50%) Office Communications Server
11 6 (1.29%) Apache ServiceMix
12 4 (0.86%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.64%) IIS
14 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.43%) Lync
14 2 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.50%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.50%) MS Office
3 3 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.21%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.86%) Office 365
2 6 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.64%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (11.59%) LAN
2 53 (11.37%) WAN
3 40 (8.58%) HTTP
4 38 (8.15%) Internet
5 35 (7.51%) NAS
6 25 (5.36%) PBX
7 23 (4.94%) BGP
7 23 (4.94%) OSPF
8 21 (4.51%) Firewall
9 20 (4.29%) MPLS
10 16 (3.43%) SAN
11 11 (2.36%) EIGRP
11 11 (2.36%) Network Security
11 11 (2.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (2.15%) TCP/IP
12 10 (2.15%) VPN
13 9 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (1.72%) HSRP
14 8 (1.72%) WAAS
14 8 (1.72%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (20.17%) NoSQL
2 46 (9.87%) SQL Server
3 22 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (3.22%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.93%) Big Data
9 8 (1.72%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.50%) QlikView
10 7 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.07%) MySQL
12 5 (1.07%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.43%) HBase
14 2 (0.43%) Riak
14 2 (0.43%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (4.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.86%) MSTest
2 4 (0.86%) Moq
2 4 (0.86%) NUnit
3 3 (0.64%) JUnit
3 3 (0.64%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 65 (13.95%) Retail
2 61 (13.09%) Finance
3 34 (7.30%) Banking
4 28 (6.01%) Games
5 18 (3.86%) Marketing
6 9 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.07%) Legal
8 4 (0.86%) Law
9 3 (0.64%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (28.76%) .NET
2 125 (26.82%) Spring
3 99 (21.24%) ActiveMQ
3 99 (21.24%) Hibernate
4 96 (20.60%) HTML
5 94 (20.17%) HTML5
6 71 (15.24%) J2EE
7 47 (10.09%) XML
8 46 (9.87%) LAMP
9 37 (7.94%) SOAP
10 30 (6.44%) Java EE
11 24 (5.15%) Web Services
12 21 (4.51%) ASP.NET
13 18 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (3.86%) Middleware
14 12 (2.58%) REST
14 12 (2.58%) .NET Framework
15 10 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (1.29%) Apache Camel
16 6 (1.29%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.79%) Clustering
2 25 (5.36%) CMDB
3 13 (2.79%) N-Tier
3 13 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.72%) Celerra
5 8 (1.72%) CLARiiON
6 7 (1.50%) User Experience
7 6 (1.29%) Open Source
8 5 (1.07%) NHS
9 4 (0.86%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (0.86%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.43%) RIA
10 2 (0.43%) iPhone
10 2 (0.43%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.43%) iPad
10 2 (0.43%) Symmetrix
10 2 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 135 (28.97%) Linux
2 42 (9.01%) Windows
3 41 (8.80%) UNIX
4 8 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.29%) Mac OS
5 6 (1.29%) Solaris
6 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.64%) Android
7 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.21%) VME
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.47%) Scrum
3 104 (22.32%) E-Commerce
4 67 (14.38%) ITIL
5 63 (13.52%) SOA
6 57 (12.23%) Enterprise Architecture
7 52 (11.16%) TOGAF
8 48 (10.30%) Load Balancing
9 42 (9.01%) ETL
10 39 (8.37%) OO
11 37 (7.94%) Software Architecture
12 31 (6.65%) EAI
13 30 (6.44%) Software Engineering
14 29 (6.22%) CRM
15 28 (6.01%) Migration
15 28 (6.01%) Asset Management
16 26 (5.58%) Technical Architecture
16 26 (5.58%) WFM
17 25 (5.36%) Contact Management
17 25 (5.36%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 194 (41.63%) Java
2 29 (6.22%) C#
3 27 (5.79%) SQL
4 22 (4.72%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.65%) PHP
6 14 (3.00%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.15%) R
8 8 (1.72%) Python
9 3 (0.64%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.64%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.43%) C++
10 2 (0.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.21%) COBOL
11 1 (0.21%) Perl
11 1 (0.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (4.08%) CCNP
1 19 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (3.22%) MCSE
3 14 (3.00%) CCNA
4 13 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (2.15%) MCTS
6 9 (1.93%) Degree
6 9 (1.93%) CCA
6 9 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (1.93%) CCIA
7 8 (1.72%) VCAP
7 8 (1.72%) VTSP
7 8 (1.72%) NCDA
7 8 (1.72%) NCIE
7 8 (1.72%) CCEA
7 8 (1.72%) MCITP
8 7 (1.50%) CISSP
8 7 (1.50%) CCDA
9 6 (1.29%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.07%) SLA
2 4 (0.86%) QA
3 3 (0.64%) HL7
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (10.73%) Active Directory
3 29 (6.22%) VMware ESX
4 12 (2.58%) vSphere
5 11 (2.36%) Terminal Services
6 10 (2.15%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.93%) XenApp
7 9 (1.93%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.72%) vCloud
8 8 (1.72%) XenServer
9 7 (1.50%) Squid
10 2 (0.43%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.21%) Docker
11 1 (0.21%) LXC
Systems Management
1 13 (2.79%) Puppet
2 12 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.29%) MOM
4 1 (0.21%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 204 (43.78%) Oracle
2 74 (15.88%) VMware
3 63 (13.52%) Cisco
4 49 (10.52%) Microsoft
5 42 (9.01%) NetApp
6 38 (8.15%) EMC
7 36 (7.73%) IBM
8 31 (6.65%) HP
9 29 (6.22%) F5
10 25 (5.36%) Citrix
11 14 (3.00%) CheckPoint
11 14 (3.00%) Informatica
12 8 (1.72%) 3PAR
12 8 (1.72%) AppSense
13 7 (1.50%) webMethods
13 7 (1.50%) CommVault
14 3 (0.64%) Adobe
15 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
15 2 (0.43%) BT
16 1 (0.21%) ICL
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent upon level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department of Work and Pensions
Salary: From £54,990 to £67,440 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire, OR Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £89,000 per annum Salary up to £70K + 5k Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £57000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago