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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 178 166 157
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +41.30%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.74%
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
3550 3017 2727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.18% 96.30% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2771 2406 2321
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £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%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 12 (66.67%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) Apache
5 8 (44.44%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (38.89%) J2EE
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (27.78%) Perl
8 5 (27.78%) PHP
8 5 (27.78%) C++
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) MySQL
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) Python
8 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (27.78%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (22.22%) QA
9 4 (22.22%) RIA
9 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Ruby
9 4 (22.22%) Content Management
9 4 (22.22%) Spring
9 4 (22.22%) AMQP
9 4 (22.22%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) Open Source

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
1 4 (22.22%) AMQP
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) HSRP
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) Xcelsius
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (5.56%) Redis
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (38.89%) J2EE
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 5 (27.78%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) LAMP
4 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) Spring
4 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (5.56%) Gearman
6 1 (5.56%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (5.56%) Memcached
6 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) JSON
6 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Symmetrix
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
1 4 (22.22%) RIA
1 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 4 (22.22%) High Availability
4 4 (22.22%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Content Management
4 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
5 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
1 1 (5.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) F5
3 4 (22.22%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Zend
4 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
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