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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 52 38 77
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 156 199 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.56% 6.16% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 6.40% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 97 136 72
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +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
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
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 £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 19 December 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 203 (41.86%) Oracle
2 193 (39.79%) Java
3 177 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (27.01%) Scrum
5 128 (26.39%) Spring
6 127 (26.19%) Linux
7 120 (24.74%) .NET
7 120 (24.74%) E-Commerce
8 108 (22.27%) Apache
9 106 (21.86%) ActiveMQ
10 102 (21.03%) Hibernate
11 99 (20.41%) HTML
12 97 (20.00%) HTML5
13 96 (19.79%) NoSQL
14 87 (17.94%) VMware
15 80 (16.49%) Cisco
16 76 (15.67%) ITIL
17 73 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
18 69 (14.23%) TOGAF
19 68 (14.02%) J2EE
20 64 (13.20%) Finance
21 63 (12.99%) Active Directory
22 62 (12.78%) SOA
23 59 (12.16%) Load Balancing
24 58 (11.96%) NetApp
24 58 (11.96%) Retail
25 57 (11.75%) LAN
26 56 (11.55%) WAN
26 56 (11.55%) EMC
26 56 (11.55%) SQL Server

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 108 (22.27%) Apache
2 35 (7.22%) WebSphere
3 25 (5.15%) MS Exchange
4 22 (4.54%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (4.33%) SharePoint
6 19 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.65%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (1.44%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (1.44%) SAS
10 7 (1.44%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.24%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.24%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (1.24%) Apache ServiceMix
12 4 (0.82%) IIS
13 2 (0.41%) nginx
13 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.65%) MS Visio
2 8 (1.65%) MS Office
3 3 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.09%) Office 365
2 2 (0.41%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (11.75%) LAN
2 56 (11.55%) WAN
3 45 (9.28%) NAS
4 44 (9.07%) Internet
5 39 (8.04%) HTTP
6 25 (5.15%) PBX
7 24 (4.95%) OSPF
7 24 (4.95%) BGP
8 21 (4.33%) Firewall
9 20 (4.12%) MPLS
10 16 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (2.68%) SAN
12 12 (2.47%) WAAS
12 12 (2.47%) Network Security
13 11 (2.27%) EIGRP
14 9 (1.86%) TCP/IP
14 9 (1.86%) VPN
15 8 (1.65%) RIP
15 8 (1.65%) Cisco PIX
15 8 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (19.79%) NoSQL
2 56 (11.55%) SQL Server
3 27 (5.57%) Relational Database
4 25 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (4.54%) RDBMS
6 19 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (2.47%) MySQL
7 12 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (1.44%) QlikView
8 7 (1.44%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.24%) Big Data
9 6 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.41%) DTS
12 2 (0.41%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.41%) HBase
Development Applications
1 16 (3.30%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.82%) NUnit
2 4 (0.82%) MSTest
2 4 (0.82%) Moq
3 3 (0.62%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.62%) JUnit
4 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.21%) JMeter
5 1 (0.21%) Maven
5 1 (0.21%) Selenium
5 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.21%) JBehave
General
1 64 (13.20%) Finance
2 58 (11.96%) Retail
3 30 (6.19%) Banking
4 23 (4.74%) Games
5 22 (4.54%) Marketing
6 11 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.86%) Legal
8 3 (0.62%) Automotive
8 3 (0.62%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (26.39%) Spring
2 120 (24.74%) .NET
3 106 (21.86%) ActiveMQ
4 102 (21.03%) Hibernate
5 99 (20.41%) HTML
6 97 (20.00%) HTML5
7 68 (14.02%) J2EE
8 41 (8.45%) XML
9 35 (7.22%) LAMP
10 31 (6.39%) SOAP
10 31 (6.39%) Web Services
11 30 (6.19%) Java EE
12 21 (4.33%) Middleware
13 17 (3.51%) ASP.NET
14 14 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (1.86%) REST
16 9 (1.86%) .NET Framework
17 7 (1.44%) Oracle Fusion
17 7 (1.44%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.77%) Clustering
2 25 (5.15%) CMDB
3 19 (3.92%) N-Tier
4 14 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.47%) CLARiiON
5 12 (2.47%) Celerra
6 11 (2.27%) NHS
7 9 (1.86%) Open Source
8 7 (1.44%) User Experience
9 6 (1.24%) RIA
9 6 (1.24%) Symmetrix
10 5 (1.03%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.82%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.41%) iPad
12 2 (0.41%) iPhone
12 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.41%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.21%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 127 (26.19%) Linux
2 40 (8.25%) UNIX
3 38 (7.84%) Windows
4 9 (1.86%) Solaris
5 8 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.82%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.62%) Android
8 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (27.01%) Scrum
3 120 (24.74%) E-Commerce
4 76 (15.67%) ITIL
5 69 (14.23%) TOGAF
6 62 (12.78%) SOA
7 59 (12.16%) Load Balancing
8 55 (11.34%) Enterprise Architecture
9 48 (9.90%) ETL
10 40 (8.25%) OO
11 35 (7.22%) Technical Architecture
12 33 (6.80%) Software Architecture
13 32 (6.60%) CRM
14 31 (6.39%) EAI
15 30 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (5.77%) Asset Management
17 27 (5.57%) Software Engineering
17 27 (5.57%) UML
18 26 (5.36%) WFM
19 25 (5.15%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 193 (39.79%) Java
2 34 (7.01%) C#
3 31 (6.39%) SQL
4 27 (5.57%) JavaScript
5 15 (3.09%) PHP
6 14 (2.89%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.06%) R
8 6 (1.24%) Python
8 6 (1.24%) Ruby
8 6 (1.24%) C++
9 5 (1.03%) Perl
9 5 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.21%) Scala
11 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (3.92%) CCNP
3 17 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.51%) MCSE
4 16 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (2.89%) CCA
5 14 (2.89%) Citrix Certification
5 14 (2.89%) MCITP
5 14 (2.89%) CCIA
6 13 (2.68%) CCNA
7 12 (2.47%) CCEA
7 12 (2.47%) MCTS
7 12 (2.47%) NCDA
7 12 (2.47%) NCIE
7 12 (2.47%) VCAP
7 12 (2.47%) VTSP
8 11 (2.27%) Degree
9 7 (1.44%) CCIE
10 5 (1.03%) CISSP
10 5 (1.03%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.65%) QA
2 5 (1.03%) SLA
3 4 (0.82%) HL7
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (12.99%) Active Directory
3 39 (8.04%) VMware ESX
4 15 (3.09%) vSphere
5 14 (2.89%) XenDesktop
6 13 (2.68%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.47%) vCloud
8 10 (2.06%) XenApp
9 9 (1.86%) XenServer
9 9 (1.86%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.21%) Docker
11 1 (0.21%) LXC
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.21%) Squid
11 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (1.65%) Puppet
2 7 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.24%) MOM
4 1 (0.21%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 203 (41.86%) Oracle
2 87 (17.94%) VMware
3 80 (16.49%) Cisco
4 58 (11.96%) NetApp
5 56 (11.55%) EMC
6 53 (10.93%) Microsoft
7 48 (9.90%) IBM
8 45 (9.28%) HP
9 43 (8.87%) F5
10 29 (5.98%) Citrix
11 21 (4.33%) Informatica
12 13 (2.68%) CheckPoint
13 12 (2.47%) 3PAR
14 8 (1.65%) AppSense
15 7 (1.44%) webMethods
15 7 (1.44%) CommVault
16 3 (0.62%) Adobe
17 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
17 2 (0.41%) BT
18 1 (0.21%) Ab Initio
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + 5% pension, 25 days holiday, 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum 20% bonus, Excellent benefits packag
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 20% bonus, Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Volaris
Salary: £90000 - £140000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: great beenfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus/progression
Posted: 25 days ago