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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 38 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 216 218 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.91% 6.42% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.04% 6.67% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 146 160 105
Average salary £61,215 £60,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.02% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,250 £64,000
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
3576 3269 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.81% 96.29% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2894 2557 2293
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £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 27 February 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 184 (42.89%) Java
2 178 (41.49%) Oracle
3 173 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (34.27%) .NET
5 134 (31.24%) Linux
6 113 (26.34%) Scrum
7 108 (25.17%) Spring
8 93 (21.68%) Apache
9 83 (19.35%) ActiveMQ
9 83 (19.35%) Hibernate
10 81 (18.88%) HTML
10 81 (18.88%) HTML5
11 80 (18.65%) E-Commerce
12 76 (17.72%) NoSQL
13 71 (16.55%) J2EE
14 64 (14.92%) SOA
14 64 (14.92%) Enterprise Architecture
15 57 (13.29%) Retail
16 55 (12.82%) LAMP
17 53 (12.35%) XML
18 51 (11.89%) ITIL
18 51 (11.89%) VMware
19 49 (11.42%) Migration
19 49 (11.42%) Finance
19 49 (11.42%) SQL Server
19 49 (11.42%) Microsoft
20 46 (10.72%) Cisco
21 42 (9.79%) HTTP
22 39 (9.09%) UNIX
22 39 (9.09%) Software Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 93 (21.68%) Apache
2 34 (7.93%) SharePoint
3 24 (5.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 23 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (5.13%) MS Exchange
6 17 (3.96%) WebSphere
7 15 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (2.33%) nginx
11 7 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
12 6 (1.40%) Apache ServiceMix
12 6 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (1.17%) SAS
14 4 (0.93%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.70%) Documentum
15 3 (0.70%) Alfresco
16 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.10%) MS Office
3 8 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.93%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.23%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.36%) Office 365
2 8 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.23%) PaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (9.79%) HTTP
2 36 (8.39%) Internet
3 35 (8.16%) LAN
3 35 (8.16%) WAN
4 24 (5.59%) Firewall
5 22 (5.13%) PBX
6 19 (4.43%) SAN
6 19 (4.43%) NAS
7 11 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (2.10%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (2.10%) MPLS
8 9 (2.10%) OSPF
8 9 (2.10%) BGP
9 6 (1.40%) VoIP
10 5 (1.17%) DNS
10 5 (1.17%) Network Security
10 5 (1.17%) WAAS
11 4 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (0.93%) FWSM
11 4 (0.93%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (17.72%) NoSQL
2 49 (11.42%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.90%) Big Data
4 19 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (2.10%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.86%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.63%) Riak
8 7 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.63%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.40%) MySQL
10 5 (1.17%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.93%) QlikView
11 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (5.59%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (0.93%) Moq
4 3 (0.70%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.70%) NUnit
4 3 (0.70%) MSTest
4 3 (0.70%) JUnit
5 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.23%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 57 (13.29%) Retail
2 49 (11.42%) Finance
3 31 (7.23%) Games
4 30 (6.99%) Banking
5 10 (2.33%) Marketing
6 6 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.70%) Automotive
8 2 (0.47%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (34.27%) .NET
2 108 (25.17%) Spring
3 83 (19.35%) ActiveMQ
3 83 (19.35%) Hibernate
4 81 (18.88%) HTML
4 81 (18.88%) HTML5
5 71 (16.55%) J2EE
6 55 (12.82%) LAMP
7 53 (12.35%) XML
8 37 (8.62%) SOAP
9 22 (5.13%) Java EE
10 19 (4.43%) ASP.NET
11 18 (4.20%) Web Services
11 18 (4.20%) Middleware
12 16 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (3.03%) REST
14 12 (2.80%) .NET Framework
15 8 (1.86%) RESTful
16 7 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (1.40%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.36%) Clustering
2 22 (5.13%) CMDB
3 13 (3.03%) Open Source
4 11 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.17%) User Experience
6 5 (1.17%) Celerra
6 5 (1.17%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.17%) CLARiiON
7 4 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.93%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.70%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.70%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.47%) RIA
9 2 (0.47%) Tandem
9 2 (0.47%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.47%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 134 (31.24%) Linux
2 39 (9.09%) UNIX
3 38 (8.86%) Windows
4 9 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.63%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.40%) Solaris
8 4 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.93%) VME
9 3 (0.70%) Android
9 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (26.34%) Scrum
3 80 (18.65%) E-Commerce
4 64 (14.92%) SOA
4 64 (14.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 51 (11.89%) ITIL
6 49 (11.42%) Migration
7 39 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 33 (7.69%) Content Management
9 32 (7.46%) TOGAF
9 32 (7.46%) Software Engineering
10 31 (7.23%) OO
11 30 (6.99%) ETL
12 29 (6.76%) Load Balancing
13 28 (6.53%) EAI
14 27 (6.29%) Technical Architecture
15 26 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (6.06%) CRM
15 26 (6.06%) Project Management
16 25 (5.83%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 184 (42.89%) Java
2 27 (6.29%) PHP
3 26 (6.06%) C#
4 21 (4.90%) SQL
5 13 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.03%) Python
6 12 (2.80%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.63%) R
8 5 (1.17%) VB6
8 5 (1.17%) VB
9 4 (0.93%) COBOL
10 2 (0.47%) C++
11 1 (0.23%) Perl
11 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.23%) Ruby
11 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (2.80%) MCSE
3 10 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (2.33%) CCNP
3 10 (2.33%) CCNA
4 9 (2.10%) Degree
5 7 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.63%) MCTS
6 6 (1.40%) CCA
6 6 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (1.40%) CCIA
7 5 (1.17%) VCP5
7 5 (1.17%) NCDA
7 5 (1.17%) NCIE
7 5 (1.17%) VCAP
7 5 (1.17%) VTSP
7 5 (1.17%) CCEA
7 5 (1.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.17%) SLA
2 3 (0.70%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (8.86%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 11 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.33%) vSphere
6 9 (2.10%) Squid
7 8 (1.86%) XenApp
7 8 (1.86%) XenServer
7 8 (1.86%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.40%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.17%) vCloud
10 1 (0.23%) Docker
10 1 (0.23%) LXC
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (3.96%) Puppet
2 13 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.40%) MOM
4 3 (0.70%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 178 (41.49%) Oracle
2 51 (11.89%) VMware
3 49 (11.42%) Microsoft
4 46 (10.72%) Cisco
5 23 (5.36%) EMC
5 23 (5.36%) NetApp
5 23 (5.36%) F5
6 21 (4.90%) IBM
7 20 (4.66%) CheckPoint
8 19 (4.43%) Citrix
9 17 (3.96%) HP
10 8 (1.86%) AppSense
11 7 (1.63%) webMethods
11 7 (1.63%) Riverbed
11 7 (1.63%) CommVault
12 5 (1.17%) Informatica
12 5 (1.17%) 3PAR
13 4 (0.93%) Fujitsu
13 4 (0.93%) ICL
13 4 (0.93%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£50k - £55K
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago