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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 132 168 152
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 35 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.08% 0.40% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.46% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 0
Average salary £46,250 £60,340 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
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
2823 3233 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.13% 87.05% 83.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2594 1753
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 3 June 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (60.81%) .NET
2 36 (48.65%) SOA
3 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (39.19%) C#
4 29 (39.19%) Java
5 25 (33.78%) MVC
6 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
7 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET
8 19 (25.68%) N-Tier
8 19 (25.68%) Degree
9 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (22.97%) Computer Science
10 17 (22.97%) Finance
10 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
11 15 (20.27%) Project Management
12 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
13 13 (17.57%) Telecoms
13 13 (17.57%) Banking
13 13 (17.57%) Retail
13 13 (17.57%) Spring
14 12 (16.22%) jQuery
14 12 (16.22%) Stress Testing
14 12 (16.22%) User Experience
15 11 (14.86%) Ajax
15 11 (14.86%) Web Services
15 11 (14.86%) XML
15 11 (14.86%) HTML
15 11 (14.86%) J2EE
16 10 (13.51%) NHibernate
16 10 (13.51%) Mentoring

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (10.81%) SharePoint
1 8 (10.81%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (4.05%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (4.05%) LDAP
2 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.11%) MySQL
3 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.05%) OLAP
5 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.81%) CruiseControl
2 8 (10.81%) NUnit
2 8 (10.81%) NCover
2 8 (10.81%) FxCop
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) Subversion
3 1 (1.35%) Maven
3 1 (1.35%) JUnit
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Telecoms
2 13 (17.57%) Banking
2 13 (17.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Architect
2 23 (31.08%) Solutions Architect
3 21 (28.38%) Developer
4 13 (17.57%) Tester
4 13 (17.57%) Lead Developer
5 9 (12.16%) Lead Architect
6 7 (9.46%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (8.11%) Performance Tester
7 6 (8.11%) Non-Functional Tester
8 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Lead .NET Developer
11 1 (1.35%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.81%) .NET
2 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET
3 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (17.57%) Spring
5 12 (16.22%) jQuery
6 11 (14.86%) Ajax
6 11 (14.86%) Web Services
6 11 (14.86%) XML
6 11 (14.86%) HTML
6 11 (14.86%) J2EE
7 10 (13.51%) NHibernate
8 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
9 7 (9.46%) CSS
10 6 (8.11%) CSS3
11 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.76%) WinForms
12 4 (5.41%) Dojo
12 4 (5.41%) WCF
12 4 (5.41%) WPF
12 4 (5.41%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) N-Tier
2 17 (22.97%) Computer Science
3 12 (16.22%) User Experience
4 4 (5.41%) Tandem
5 2 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.35%) Social Media
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Linux
2 4 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.65%) SOA
2 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (33.78%) MVC
4 15 (20.27%) Project Management
5 12 (16.22%) Stress Testing
6 10 (13.51%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.16%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.81%) PRINCE
8 8 (10.81%) RDF
8 8 (10.81%) Web Development
8 8 (10.81%) Workflow
8 8 (10.81%) Analytics
8 8 (10.81%) Functional Programming
9 7 (9.46%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (9.46%) TDD
10 6 (8.11%) OO
10 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.11%) Scrum
11 5 (6.76%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) C#
1 29 (39.19%) Java
2 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.76%) PHP
5 4 (5.41%) Python
5 4 (5.41%) SQL
6 3 (4.05%) C
6 3 (4.05%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.35%) PHP5
7 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Splunk
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle
2 3 (4.05%) Cisco
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