The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 129 172 142
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -30
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 49 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.40% 0.57% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.66% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 2
Average salary £55,000 £95,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +94.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £60,340 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £95,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Software Architecture
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3125 3196 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.54% 86.82% 85.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2456 2494 1654
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 45 (55.56%) .NET
1 45 (55.56%) SOA
2 34 (41.98%) C#
3 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (34.57%) Java
5 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
6 22 (27.16%) MVC
6 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
7 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
7 20 (24.69%) Mentoring
8 18 (22.22%) Web Services
9 17 (20.99%) jQuery
10 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (18.52%) User Experience
11 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
11 14 (17.28%) Ajax
11 14 (17.28%) HTML
11 14 (17.28%) Project Management
11 14 (17.28%) N-Tier
12 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio
12 13 (16.05%) Windows
12 13 (16.05%) Apple iOS
12 13 (16.05%) Android
13 11 (13.58%) NoSQL
13 11 (13.58%) NHibernate
13 11 (13.58%) Degree
14 10 (12.35%) Linux
14 10 (12.35%) MySQL
14 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
14 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.11%) Apache
2 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.88%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.47%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
1 2 (2.47%) IaaS
1 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (2.47%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) LDAP
1 7 (8.64%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.47%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) DNS
2 2 (2.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.23%) Network Security
3 1 (1.23%) NAS
3 1 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.35%) MySQL
4 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.41%) OLAP
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.47%) HBase
7 2 (2.47%) Redis
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.88%) NUnit
2 8 (9.88%) CruiseControl
2 8 (9.88%) NCover
2 8 (9.88%) FxCop
3 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.94%) Maven
3 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.47%) Grunt
4 2 (2.47%) Subversion
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
2 4 (4.94%) Retail
2 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Architect
2 23 (28.40%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (20.99%) Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.64%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (8.64%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
7 6 (7.41%) Applications Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Lead Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Non-Functional Tester
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (4.94%) Tester
10 3 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (55.56%) .NET
2 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.22%) Web Services
4 17 (20.99%) jQuery
5 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
6 14 (17.28%) HTML
6 14 (17.28%) Ajax
7 11 (13.58%) NHibernate
8 9 (11.11%) CSS
8 9 (11.11%) CSS3
8 9 (11.11%) HTML5
9 8 (9.88%) XML
10 7 (8.64%) Dojo
10 7 (8.64%) Backbone.js
10 7 (8.64%) YUI
11 6 (7.41%) DOM
12 5 (6.17%) WinForms
12 5 (6.17%) Spring
13 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) User Experience
2 14 (17.28%) N-Tier
3 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.94%) Tandem
5 2 (2.47%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.23%) Social Media
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
1 13 (16.05%) Android
1 13 (16.05%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.35%) Linux
3 2 (2.47%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (55.56%) SOA
2 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.16%) MVC
4 20 (24.69%) Mentoring
5 14 (17.28%) Project Management
6 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 9 (11.11%) OO
8 8 (9.88%) Workflow
8 8 (9.88%) RDF
8 8 (9.88%) PRINCE
8 8 (9.88%) Analytics
8 8 (9.88%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (9.88%) Android Development
8 8 (9.88%) iOS Development
8 8 (9.88%) DevOps
8 8 (9.88%) Functional Programming
9 7 (8.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) C#
2 28 (34.57%) Java
3 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.11%) Python
5 8 (9.88%) PHP
5 8 (9.88%) C++
5 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.64%) SQL
7 6 (7.41%) C
8 2 (2.47%) Ruby
8 2 (2.47%) Scala
8 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.47%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.47%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Nagios
1 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
1 2 (2.47%) Salt
1 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Splunk
2 8 (9.88%) Cisco
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle
4 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.70%) VMware
6 2 (2.47%) Google
6 2 (2.47%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.47%) New Relic
6 2 (2.47%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.23%) F5
7 1 (1.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) HP
7 1 (1.23%) Nokia
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
Leeds, Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
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