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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 52 29 50
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 168 275 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.82% 7.48% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 7.69% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 132 185 66
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £46,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
3341 3576 2434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.81% 97.23% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2636 2839 1853
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 30 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 129 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (25.41%) Linux
2 109 (25.41%) Cisco
3 104 (24.24%) Oracle
4 102 (23.78%) Java
5 101 (23.54%) .NET
6 88 (20.51%) Load Balancing
7 84 (19.58%) TOGAF
8 75 (17.48%) F5
9 70 (16.32%) VMware
9 70 (16.32%) CheckPoint
10 67 (15.62%) HP
11 60 (13.99%) WAN
11 60 (13.99%) Scrum
12 59 (13.75%) NoSQL
13 58 (13.52%) VMware Infrastructure
14 56 (13.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 55 (12.82%) Migration
15 55 (12.82%) E-Commerce
16 52 (12.12%) SOA
16 52 (12.12%) ITIL
17 49 (11.42%) Firewall
17 49 (11.42%) Enterprise Architecture
18 48 (11.19%) Windows
18 48 (11.19%) HTML
19 47 (10.96%) IBM
20 46 (10.72%) LAN
20 46 (10.72%) HTML5
21 44 (10.26%) Open Source
22 43 (10.02%) Active Directory

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 39 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 33 (7.69%) Apache
3 19 (4.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 18 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (3.03%) Alfresco
5 13 (3.03%) Documentum
6 8 (1.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.86%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.63%) Node.js
8 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.93%) CMS
8 4 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.47%) IIS
10 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.47%) nginx
10 2 (0.47%) Confluence
10 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 23 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.96%) InfoPath
3 16 (3.73%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) SAP HR
1 4 (0.93%) SAP FI
1 4 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (0.93%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.70%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.70%) SAP SCM
2 3 (0.70%) SAP LE
2 3 (0.70%) SAP HCM
2 3 (0.70%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.66%) Office 365
2 2 (0.47%) IaaS
2 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (13.99%) WAN
2 49 (11.42%) Firewall
3 46 (10.72%) LAN
4 36 (8.39%) Wireless
4 36 (8.39%) Wireless Security
5 25 (5.83%) NAS
6 20 (4.66%) VoIP
7 18 (4.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (3.96%) DNS
9 16 (3.73%) MPLS
10 14 (3.26%) VPN
10 14 (3.26%) Internet
11 13 (3.03%) IP Telephony
11 13 (3.03%) Unified Communications
11 13 (3.03%) SAN
11 13 (3.03%) FWSM
12 10 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (1.63%) HTTP
14 5 (1.17%) OSPF
14 5 (1.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.75%) NoSQL
2 35 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 28 (6.53%) MySQL
4 21 (4.90%) Big Data
5 18 (4.20%) Riak
6 14 (3.26%) MongoDB
7 13 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.56%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.33%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.40%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.93%) OLTP
14 3 (0.70%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.70%) SAP BI
15 2 (0.47%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (4.66%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.40%) Maven
3 5 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (1.17%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.70%) JIRA
5 3 (0.70%) Subversion
6 2 (0.47%) Grunt
7 1 (0.23%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.23%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.23%) Moq
7 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (9.32%) Finance
2 26 (6.06%) Retail
3 25 (5.83%) Games
4 12 (2.80%) Banking
5 9 (2.10%) Marketing
6 7 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.17%) Legal
9 4 (0.93%) Law
10 3 (0.70%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (23.54%) .NET
2 48 (11.19%) HTML
3 46 (10.72%) HTML5
4 37 (8.62%) Spring
5 33 (7.69%) LAMP
6 29 (6.76%) Hibernate
7 28 (6.53%) ActiveMQ
7 28 (6.53%) Middleware
8 23 (5.36%) J2EE
9 22 (5.13%) XML
10 20 (4.66%) CSS
11 19 (4.43%) RESTful
12 17 (3.96%) XSLT
13 14 (3.26%) Java EE
14 12 (2.80%) Web Services
15 9 (2.10%) SOAP
16 7 (1.63%) ASP.NET
16 7 (1.63%) .NET Framework
16 7 (1.63%) REST
17 6 (1.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.99%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.03%) Public Cloud
3 13 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.40%) Clustering
6 5 (1.17%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.17%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.17%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.93%) NHS
7 4 (0.93%) Tandem
8 3 (0.70%) Replication
8 3 (0.70%) Informatics
8 3 (0.70%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.70%) User Experience
8 3 (0.70%) Health Informatics
9 2 (0.47%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 109 (25.41%) Linux
2 48 (11.19%) Windows
3 37 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (5.13%) UNIX
5 4 (0.93%) Mac OS
5 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.70%) VME
6 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.47%) AIX
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (20.51%) Load Balancing
3 84 (19.58%) TOGAF
4 60 (13.99%) Scrum
5 56 (13.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (12.82%) Migration
6 55 (12.82%) E-Commerce
7 52 (12.12%) ITIL
7 52 (12.12%) SOA
8 49 (11.42%) Enterprise Architecture
9 44 (10.26%) Open Source
10 36 (8.39%) Network Design
11 32 (7.46%) Content Management
12 28 (6.53%) Software Architecture
13 25 (5.83%) Technical Architecture
14 21 (4.90%) Project Management
15 18 (4.20%) Network Architecture
16 15 (3.50%) API Design
17 14 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (3.03%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 102 (23.78%) Java
2 28 (6.53%) C#
3 26 (6.06%) PHP
4 25 (5.83%) SQL
5 11 (2.56%) C++
6 9 (2.10%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.10%) Python
7 5 (1.17%) VB6
7 5 (1.17%) COBOL
7 5 (1.17%) VB
7 5 (1.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.47%) Ruby
8 2 (0.47%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.47%) Scala
8 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.47%) Go
9 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (8.86%) HP ASE
3 30 (6.99%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.99%) SC Cleared
4 26 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
5 25 (5.83%) DV Cleared
6 17 (3.96%) Degree
7 13 (3.03%) ISEB
8 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.70%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.70%) CCNP
9 1 (0.23%) CCNA
9 1 (0.23%) CCDA
9 1 (0.23%) CCDP
9 1 (0.23%) CISSP
9 1 (0.23%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.17%) COBIT
2 4 (0.93%) QA
2 4 (0.93%) SLA
3 3 (0.70%) HL7
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (13.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (10.02%) Active Directory
3 25 (5.83%) VMware ESX
4 11 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.63%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.93%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.47%) vSphere
8 2 (0.47%) HDFS
8 2 (0.47%) Squid
9 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (5.36%) Puppet
2 15 (3.50%) Cobbler
3 8 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.47%) Ansible
4 2 (0.47%) Salt
4 2 (0.47%) Cacti
5 1 (0.23%) SCCM
5 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 109 (25.41%) Cisco
2 104 (24.24%) Oracle
3 75 (17.48%) F5
4 70 (16.32%) VMware
4 70 (16.32%) CheckPoint
5 67 (15.62%) HP
6 47 (10.96%) IBM
7 43 (10.02%) EMC
8 40 (9.32%) Microsoft
9 38 (8.86%) Huawei
10 30 (6.99%) NetApp
11 20 (4.66%) Red Hat
12 18 (4.20%) Riverbed
13 13 (3.03%) OpenText
14 11 (2.56%) Infoblox
15 9 (2.10%) Citrix
16 7 (1.63%) Cloudera
17 5 (1.17%) SAP
18 3 (0.70%) Siebel
18 3 (0.70%) ATG
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds
International Personal Finance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Salary: Highly Competitive plus bonus, car allowance, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package/Bonus/Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training, excellent progression!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £67,000 + 5% Bonus per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kainos Software
Salary: From £45,000 to £67,000 per annum 5% Bonus, Pernsion + Superb benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Masternaut Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 days ago