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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 134 176 145
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -31
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 44 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.32% 0.49% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.56% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 2
Average salary £60,000 £95,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +94.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £43,164 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £95,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
2945 3227 2143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.39% 87.22% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2552 1659
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 1 July 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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 47 (58.75%) .NET
2 42 (52.50%) SOA
3 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (37.50%) C#
4 30 (37.50%) Java
5 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
5 26 (32.50%) MVC
6 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET
7 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
7 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (18.75%) Project Management
9 14 (17.50%) Web Services
9 14 (17.50%) N-Tier
9 14 (17.50%) jQuery
9 14 (17.50%) User Experience
10 13 (16.25%) Mentoring
10 13 (16.25%) Degree
10 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
10 13 (16.25%) Ajax
10 13 (16.25%) Visual Studio
11 12 (15.00%) HTML
12 11 (13.75%) Finance
13 10 (12.50%) XML
13 10 (12.50%) NHibernate
13 10 (12.50%) Spring
13 10 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 10 (12.50%) NoSQL
14 9 (11.25%) MongoDB
14 9 (11.25%) Windows
14 9 (11.25%) MySQL

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (7.50%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) LDAP
1 6 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.25%) MySQL
3 9 (11.25%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.50%) OLAP
4 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.00%) NUnit
2 8 (10.00%) CruiseControl
2 8 (10.00%) NCover
2 8 (10.00%) FxCop
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.50%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) Maven
3 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) JUnit
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Banking
2 7 (8.75%) Retail
2 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (43.75%) Architect
2 26 (32.50%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (27.50%) Developer
4 14 (17.50%) Lead Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Lead Architect
6 7 (8.75%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (8.75%) Tester
7 6 (7.50%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Non-Functional Tester
9 4 (5.00%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
11 2 (2.50%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (58.75%) .NET
2 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (17.50%) jQuery
4 14 (17.50%) Web Services
5 13 (16.25%) Ajax
6 12 (15.00%) HTML
7 10 (12.50%) NHibernate
7 10 (12.50%) XML
7 10 (12.50%) Spring
7 10 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 8 (10.00%) CSS3
8 8 (10.00%) CSS
9 7 (8.75%) J2EE
10 6 (7.50%) Dojo
10 6 (7.50%) Backbone.js
10 6 (7.50%) HTML5
10 6 (7.50%) YUI
11 5 (6.25%) WinForms
11 5 (6.25%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) N-Tier
1 14 (17.50%) User Experience
2 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.00%) Tandem
4 2 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Linux
3 6 (7.50%) Android
3 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) SOA
2 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (32.50%) MVC
4 15 (18.75%) Project Management
5 13 (16.25%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.00%) Functional Programming
6 8 (10.00%) Workflow
6 8 (10.00%) RDF
6 8 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (10.00%) OO
6 8 (10.00%) Web Development
6 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (10.00%) Analytics
7 6 (7.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.50%) Stress Testing
7 6 (7.50%) DNA
7 6 (7.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) C#
1 30 (37.50%) Java
2 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.75%) Python
5 6 (7.50%) PHP
5 6 (7.50%) SQL
6 5 (6.25%) C
6 5 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (1.25%) Ruby
7 1 (1.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.25%) ISEB
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) Splunk
2 6 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle
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