The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 169 146 154
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 12 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Average salary £61,402 £72,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.30% +70.58%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +22.72%
Senior 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
3611 2526 2684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.63% 95.57% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2778 1944 2196
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Leeds region.

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 20 (45.45%) Java
2 19 (43.18%) J2EE
3 17 (38.64%) Degree
3 17 (38.64%) Technical Architecture
3 17 (38.64%) Scrum
3 17 (38.64%) Cisco
3 17 (38.64%) PHP
4 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 16 (36.36%) Linux
4 16 (36.36%) Web Services
4 16 (36.36%) LAMP
4 16 (36.36%) Content Management
4 16 (36.36%) Ruby
4 16 (36.36%) Open Source
5 15 (34.09%) RabbitMQ
5 15 (34.09%) QA
5 15 (34.09%) RIA
5 15 (34.09%) AMQP
5 15 (34.09%) High Availability
5 15 (34.09%) F5
5 15 (34.09%) WebSphere
5 15 (34.09%) Network Load Balancing
5 15 (34.09%) Load Testing
5 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.09%) ActiveMQ
5 15 (34.09%) Symmetrix
5 15 (34.09%) Clustering
5 15 (34.09%) EMC
5 15 (34.09%) Project Management
5 15 (34.09%) Internet

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (34.09%) WebLogic
1 15 (34.09%) Apache
1 15 (34.09%) Tomcat
1 15 (34.09%) WebLogic Portal
1 15 (34.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.27%) Drupal
2 1 (2.27%) Node.js
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) HTTP
1 15 (34.09%) Internet
1 15 (34.09%) AMQP
2 2 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) HSRP
3 1 (2.27%) MPLS
3 1 (2.27%) OSPF
3 1 (2.27%) BGP
3 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.27%) VLAN
3 1 (2.27%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) Xcelsius
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) J2EE
2 16 (36.36%) Web Services
2 16 (36.36%) LAMP
3 15 (34.09%) RabbitMQ
3 15 (34.09%) XML
3 15 (34.09%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (11.36%) .NET
5 2 (4.55%) CSS
5 2 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.27%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.27%) WinForms
6 1 (2.27%) JSP
6 1 (2.27%) Servlets
6 1 (2.27%) HTML
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.27%) Spring
6 1 (2.27%) JSF
6 1 (2.27%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Open Source
2 15 (34.09%) Symmetrix
2 15 (34.09%) Clustering
2 15 (34.09%) RIA
3 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) NHS
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 15 (34.09%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Scrum
1 17 (38.64%) Technical Architecture
2 16 (36.36%) Content Management
3 15 (34.09%) Project Management
3 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) UML
3 15 (34.09%) Network Load Balancing
3 15 (34.09%) Load Testing
3 15 (34.09%) High Availability
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.55%) MVC
6 2 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (2.27%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (2.27%) OOP
7 1 (2.27%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) SOA
7 1 (2.27%) Network Design
7 1 (2.27%) AOP
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) PHP
3 16 (36.36%) Ruby
3 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 15 (34.09%) Perl
5 7 (15.91%) C++
5 7 (15.91%) Python
6 2 (4.55%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) SQL
6 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.09%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Cisco
2 15 (34.09%) EMC
2 15 (34.09%) F5
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.27%) Juniper
4 1 (2.27%) Zend