The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architect
Rank 175 147 148
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 9 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £56,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -19.64%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-14.81% +3.84%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3563 2419 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.38% 95.39% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2833 1850 1940
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Architect
West Yorkshire

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Software 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 Software Architect in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JBoss
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) CA
2 4 (44.44%) Unicenter
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) SCCP
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) NetBeans
2 4 (44.44%) IT Governance
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Qt
2 4 (44.44%) CA Gen
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Finance

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Software 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 Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SCCP
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (44.44%) NetBeans
2 4 (44.44%) CA Gen
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) Qt
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) WF
5 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) IT Governance
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) RAD
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) JBoss
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) CA
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40k to £65k depending on level of experience
Posted: 24 days ago