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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 23 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 329 163 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 8.64% 6.16% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.92% 6.42% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 205 105 94
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,830 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £79,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
3690 2539 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 96.03% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2826 2000 2269
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 19 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 233 (38.07%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (37.42%) Java
3 220 (35.95%) Oracle
4 169 (27.61%) Linux
5 164 (26.80%) Scrum
6 152 (24.84%) Apache
7 140 (22.88%) ActiveMQ
8 139 (22.71%) Spring
9 135 (22.06%) E-Commerce
10 117 (19.12%) Hibernate
11 116 (18.95%) Cisco
12 112 (18.30%) NoSQL
13 108 (17.65%) HTML
13 108 (17.65%) J2EE
14 105 (17.16%) HTML5
15 102 (16.67%) .NET
16 98 (16.01%) TOGAF
17 95 (15.52%) ITIL
18 93 (15.20%) VMware
19 90 (14.71%) EMC
20 80 (13.07%) SOA
21 79 (12.91%) VMware Infrastructure
22 76 (12.42%) Load Balancing
23 74 (12.09%) F5
24 69 (11.27%) Internet
25 64 (10.46%) Active Directory
25 64 (10.46%) LAN
25 64 (10.46%) WAN
25 64 (10.46%) Finance
26 63 (10.29%) Enterprise Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 152 (24.84%) Apache
2 51 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 33 (5.39%) Tomcat
3 33 (5.39%) WebLogic
4 31 (5.07%) WebLogic Portal
5 23 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
6 21 (3.43%) MS Exchange
7 15 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (2.12%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.98%) SAS
13 5 (0.82%) Drupal
13 5 (0.82%) Node.js
14 4 (0.65%) Lync
14 4 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
15 3 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (0.49%) IIS
15 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (11.27%) Internet
2 64 (10.46%) LAN
2 64 (10.46%) WAN
3 48 (7.84%) NAS
4 46 (7.52%) HTTP
5 33 (5.39%) AMQP
6 26 (4.25%) OSPF
6 26 (4.25%) BGP
7 23 (3.76%) PBX
7 23 (3.76%) MPLS
8 19 (3.10%) Firewall
9 16 (2.61%) Network Security
9 16 (2.61%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (1.80%) WAAS
11 10 (1.63%) EIGRP
12 9 (1.47%) Cisco PIX
13 8 (1.31%) RIP
14 7 (1.14%) TCP/IP
14 7 (1.14%) VPN
14 7 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (18.30%) NoSQL
2 57 (9.31%) SQL Server
3 53 (8.66%) MySQL
4 24 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.43%) RDBMS
7 16 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.61%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.96%) Big Data
10 11 (1.80%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.98%) QlikView
12 6 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.33%) DTS
14 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.65%) CA Gen
3 4 (0.65%) MSTest
3 4 (0.65%) Moq
3 4 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (0.65%) NetBeans
3 4 (0.65%) NUnit
4 3 (0.49%) Maven
4 3 (0.49%) Selenium
4 3 (0.49%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.49%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.49%) JBehave
5 2 (0.33%) JUnit
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.16%) JMeter
General
1 64 (10.46%) Finance
2 33 (5.39%) Retail
3 27 (4.41%) Marketing
4 24 (3.92%) Banking
5 16 (2.61%) Legal
6 9 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.31%) Games
8 2 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.16%) Automotive
9 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (22.88%) ActiveMQ
2 139 (22.71%) Spring
3 117 (19.12%) Hibernate
4 108 (17.65%) HTML
4 108 (17.65%) J2EE
5 105 (17.16%) HTML5
6 102 (16.67%) .NET
7 62 (10.13%) XML
8 61 (9.97%) Web Services
9 57 (9.31%) LAMP
10 33 (5.39%) RabbitMQ
11 30 (4.90%) Middleware
12 22 (3.59%) Java EE
13 20 (3.27%) SOAP
13 20 (3.27%) ASP.NET
14 16 (2.61%) CSS
15 14 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (2.12%) .NET Framework
17 12 (1.96%) JSF
17 12 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.48%) Clustering
2 49 (8.01%) Open Source
3 31 (5.07%) RIA
3 31 (5.07%) Symmetrix
4 28 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (3.27%) CMDB
6 18 (2.94%) N-Tier
7 17 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.80%) CLARiiON
8 11 (1.80%) Celerra
9 10 (1.63%) NHS
10 8 (1.31%) User Experience
11 6 (0.98%) iSeries
12 4 (0.65%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.49%) W3C
13 3 (0.49%) Computer Science
14 1 (0.16%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.16%) Data Integration
14 1 (0.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 169 (27.61%) Linux
2 33 (5.39%) UNIX
2 33 (5.39%) Solaris
3 28 (4.58%) Windows
4 7 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (38.07%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (26.80%) Scrum
3 135 (22.06%) E-Commerce
4 98 (16.01%) TOGAF
5 95 (15.52%) ITIL
6 80 (13.07%) SOA
7 76 (12.42%) Load Balancing
8 63 (10.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 58 (9.48%) Technical Architecture
10 53 (8.66%) UML
11 49 (8.01%) Content Management
12 48 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (6.37%) ETL
13 39 (6.37%) Project Management
14 37 (6.05%) OO
15 35 (5.72%) Analytics
16 34 (5.56%) CRM
17 33 (5.39%) Load Testing
18 32 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
18 32 (5.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 229 (37.42%) Java
2 55 (8.99%) PHP
3 49 (8.01%) JavaScript
4 40 (6.54%) SQL
5 33 (5.39%) C#
6 21 (3.43%) Ruby
7 19 (3.10%) Perl
8 14 (2.29%) PL/SQL
9 11 (1.80%) C++
10 9 (1.47%) Python
11 7 (1.14%) R
12 6 (0.98%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.65%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.33%) Scala
14 2 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (6.21%) Degree
2 22 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (3.43%) CCNP
4 13 (2.12%) MCSE
4 13 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.12%) MCITP
5 12 (1.96%) CCIA
5 12 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (1.96%) CCA
5 12 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (1.80%) CCEA
6 11 (1.80%) MCTS
6 11 (1.80%) NCDA
6 11 (1.80%) NCIE
6 11 (1.80%) VCAP
6 11 (1.80%) VTSP
7 10 (1.63%) CCNA
7 10 (1.63%) CCIE
8 3 (0.49%) CCIP
8 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.39%) QA
2 4 (0.65%) SLA
3 3 (0.49%) HL7
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (12.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (10.46%) Active Directory
3 48 (7.84%) VMware ESX
4 12 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.96%) XenDesktop
4 12 (1.96%) vSphere
5 11 (1.80%) vCloud
6 6 (0.98%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.49%) XenApp
8 2 (0.33%) XenServer
8 2 (0.33%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (1.47%) Puppet
1 9 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.65%) Unicenter
3 3 (0.49%) MOM
Vendors
1 220 (35.95%) Oracle
2 116 (18.95%) Cisco
3 93 (15.20%) VMware
4 90 (14.71%) EMC
5 74 (12.09%) F5
6 61 (9.97%) NetApp
7 60 (9.80%) HP
8 53 (8.66%) Microsoft
9 52 (8.50%) IBM
10 19 (3.10%) Citrix
11 18 (2.94%) Informatica
12 11 (1.80%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.80%) 3PAR
13 7 (1.14%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.14%) JBoss
14 6 (0.98%) Intel
15 5 (0.82%) Juniper
15 5 (0.82%) Rackspace
15 5 (0.82%) Zend
16 4 (0.65%) CA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45707 - £56504 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£40K + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Significant Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Significant bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 40000-48000 Per Annum Plus attractive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + car allowance + 17.5% bonus + bene
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Salary: 30 days holiday, 5% pension, BUPA
Posted: 5 days ago