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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 45 27 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 197 280 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.91% 7.57% 4.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 7.79% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 140 201 79
Average salary £62,000 £60,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £73,500
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
3211 3594 2446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.37% 97.14% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2528 2864 1921
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 1 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 148 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (28.76%) .NET
3 121 (26.77%) Java
3 121 (26.77%) Linux
4 120 (26.55%) Oracle
5 93 (20.58%) Cisco
6 79 (17.48%) Load Balancing
7 76 (16.81%) TOGAF
8 70 (15.49%) VMware
9 69 (15.27%) Scrum
10 65 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 62 (13.72%) F5
12 61 (13.50%) NoSQL
13 60 (13.27%) E-Commerce
14 58 (12.83%) SOA
14 58 (12.83%) CheckPoint
15 57 (12.61%) Migration
15 57 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
16 56 (12.39%) HTML
17 54 (11.95%) Enterprise Architecture
17 54 (11.95%) HTML5
18 53 (11.73%) Microsoft
19 49 (10.84%) HP
19 49 (10.84%) ITIL
20 48 (10.62%) Spring
21 47 (10.40%) Firewall
21 47 (10.40%) Windows
22 46 (10.18%) LAMP
23 45 (9.96%) Apache
23 45 (9.96%) SharePoint

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 45 (9.96%) Apache
1 45 (9.96%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 21 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (3.10%) MS Exchange
5 13 (2.88%) Documentum
5 13 (2.88%) Alfresco
6 10 (2.21%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.33%) Node.js
8 6 (1.33%) nginx
9 5 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.66%) CMS
11 3 (0.66%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.44%) Confluence
12 2 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.44%) Lync
13 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.22%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 25 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.76%) InfoPath
3 12 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) SAP HR
1 5 (1.11%) SAP FI
1 5 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (1.11%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.66%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.66%) SAP SCM
3 3 (0.66%) SAP LE
3 3 (0.66%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.66%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.44%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.09%) Office 365
2 6 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.44%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.40%) Firewall
2 43 (9.51%) WAN
3 32 (7.08%) LAN
4 22 (4.87%) Wireless
4 22 (4.87%) Wireless Security
5 21 (4.65%) NAS
6 20 (4.42%) VoIP
7 18 (3.98%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (3.98%) Internet
8 17 (3.76%) DNS
9 16 (3.54%) HTTP
9 16 (3.54%) SAN
10 15 (3.32%) MPLS
11 13 (2.88%) VPN
11 13 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (2.88%) FWSM
12 10 (2.21%) Unified Communications
12 10 (2.21%) IP Telephony
13 7 (1.55%) OSPF
13 7 (1.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.50%) NoSQL
2 43 (9.51%) SQL Server
3 25 (5.53%) Big Data
4 22 (4.87%) MySQL
5 17 (3.76%) Riak
6 15 (3.32%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (1.99%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.99%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.88%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.66%) SAP BI
12 3 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.22%) DB2
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (5.09%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (0.88%) Maven
4 3 (0.66%) JIRA
4 3 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.44%) Subversion
6 1 (0.22%) Grunt
6 1 (0.22%) Moq
6 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.22%) IntelliJ
General
1 44 (9.73%) Finance
2 33 (7.30%) Retail
3 28 (6.19%) Games
4 16 (3.54%) Banking
5 11 (2.43%) Marketing
6 6 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.11%) Legal
7 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (28.76%) .NET
2 56 (12.39%) HTML
3 54 (11.95%) HTML5
4 48 (10.62%) Spring
5 46 (10.18%) LAMP
6 38 (8.41%) J2EE
7 37 (8.19%) Hibernate
7 37 (8.19%) ActiveMQ
8 36 (7.96%) XML
9 21 (4.65%) Middleware
10 20 (4.42%) RESTful
11 19 (4.20%) CSS
12 18 (3.98%) Java EE
13 17 (3.76%) XSLT
13 17 (3.76%) SOAP
14 13 (2.88%) ASP.NET
15 12 (2.65%) Web Services
16 10 (2.21%) .NET Framework
16 10 (2.21%) REST
17 8 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.75%) Data Centre
2 19 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.88%) Public Cloud
4 10 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.21%) Clustering
4 10 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.55%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.33%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.88%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.88%) NHS
8 4 (0.88%) Tandem
9 3 (0.66%) Informatics
9 3 (0.66%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.66%) Health Informatics
10 2 (0.44%) User Experience
10 2 (0.44%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.44%) IVR
10 2 (0.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 121 (26.77%) Linux
2 47 (10.40%) Windows
3 32 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (3.98%) UNIX
5 7 (1.55%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.88%) VME
7 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) AIX
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (17.48%) Load Balancing
3 76 (16.81%) TOGAF
4 69 (15.27%) Scrum
5 65 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (13.27%) E-Commerce
7 58 (12.83%) SOA
8 57 (12.61%) Migration
9 54 (11.95%) Enterprise Architecture
10 49 (10.84%) ITIL
11 40 (8.85%) Open Source
12 37 (8.19%) Content Management
13 35 (7.74%) Software Architecture
14 29 (6.42%) Network Design
14 29 (6.42%) Project Management
15 26 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
16 22 (4.87%) Network Architecture
17 20 (4.42%) Software Engineering
18 18 (3.98%) API Design
19 15 (3.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 121 (26.77%) Java
2 34 (7.52%) C#
3 31 (6.86%) PHP
4 21 (4.65%) SQL
5 10 (2.21%) Python
6 8 (1.77%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.55%) C++
8 6 (1.33%) COBOL
9 5 (1.11%) VB
9 5 (1.11%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.11%) VB6
10 2 (0.44%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.22%) Ruby
11 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.22%) Scala
11 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.22%) Go
11 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (6.64%) SC Cleared
1 30 (6.64%) Security Cleared
2 27 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (5.53%) DV Cleared
4 24 (5.31%) HP ASE
5 23 (5.09%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (3.54%) Degree
7 10 (2.21%) ISEB
8 5 (1.11%) CCNP
8 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.88%) MCSE
10 3 (0.66%) CISSP
10 3 (0.66%) CCNA
10 3 (0.66%) CCDA
10 3 (0.66%) CCDP
11 2 (0.44%) MCSA
11 2 (0.44%) CCSA
11 2 (0.44%) CCSE
11 2 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.88%) SLA
2 3 (0.66%) HL7
3 2 (0.44%) COBIT
3 2 (0.44%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (9.73%) Active Directory
3 22 (4.87%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.55%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.33%) Squid
7 5 (1.11%) vSphere
8 1 (0.22%) HDFS
8 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 21 (4.65%) Puppet
2 11 (2.43%) Cobbler
3 10 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.44%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.44%) Cacti
4 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.22%) SCCM
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 120 (26.55%) Oracle
2 93 (20.58%) Cisco
3 70 (15.49%) VMware
4 62 (13.72%) F5
5 58 (12.83%) CheckPoint
6 53 (11.73%) Microsoft
7 49 (10.84%) HP
8 42 (9.29%) IBM
9 41 (9.07%) EMC
10 27 (5.97%) NetApp
11 24 (5.31%) Huawei
12 18 (3.98%) Riverbed
13 15 (3.32%) Red Hat
14 13 (2.88%) OpenText
15 9 (1.99%) Citrix
16 8 (1.77%) Infoblox
17 7 (1.55%) Cloudera
18 6 (1.33%) SAP
19 4 (0.88%) Siebel
19 4 (0.88%) Fujitsu
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