The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 76 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 104 83 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.04% 2.27% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 2.34% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 78 76 70
Average salary £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.82% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Solutions 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
3324 3543 2592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.02% 96.99% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2625 2871 2115
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 111 (53.37%) .NET
2 102 (49.04%) Java
3 86 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (37.98%) Oracle
5 54 (25.96%) J2EE
5 54 (25.96%) Linux
6 53 (25.48%) LAMP
7 50 (24.04%) Scrum
8 48 (23.08%) XML
9 40 (19.23%) SOA
10 36 (17.31%) Finance
10 36 (17.31%) Retail
10 36 (17.31%) Spring
11 34 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 33 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
12 33 (15.87%) HTML
12 33 (15.87%) HTML5
13 32 (15.38%) PHP
13 32 (15.38%) Apache
13 32 (15.38%) Migration
14 29 (13.94%) HTTP
15 28 (13.46%) SharePoint
16 27 (12.98%) SOAP
16 27 (12.98%) Internet
16 27 (12.98%) Content Management
17 25 (12.02%) Software Engineering
17 25 (12.02%) E-Commerce
18 24 (11.54%) Visual Studio
18 24 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
18 24 (11.54%) Office 365

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (15.38%) Apache
2 28 (13.46%) SharePoint
3 24 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 24 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (4.33%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.85%) nginx
6 5 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (5.77%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) SAP HR
1 5 (2.40%) SAP FI
1 5 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (2.40%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.44%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.44%) SAP SCM
3 3 (1.44%) SAP LE
3 3 (1.44%) SAP HCM
3 3 (1.44%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.96%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.54%) Office 365
2 8 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.94%) HTTP
2 27 (12.98%) Internet
3 4 (1.92%) LAN
3 4 (1.92%) PBX
3 4 (1.92%) WAN
4 3 (1.44%) Intranet
5 1 (0.48%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.10%) NoSQL
2 15 (7.21%) Big Data
3 9 (4.33%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.33%) Riak
3 9 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.44%) MySQL
5 3 (1.44%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (17.31%) Finance
1 36 (17.31%) Retail
2 23 (11.06%) Games
3 22 (10.58%) Banking
4 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.44%) Marketing
5 2 (0.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (53.37%) .NET
2 54 (25.96%) J2EE
3 53 (25.48%) LAMP
4 48 (23.08%) XML
5 36 (17.31%) Spring
6 33 (15.87%) HTML
6 33 (15.87%) HTML5
7 27 (12.98%) SOAP
8 22 (10.58%) Java EE
9 21 (10.10%) Hibernate
9 21 (10.10%) ActiveMQ
10 13 (6.25%) REST
11 12 (5.77%) XSLT
11 12 (5.77%) CSS
12 9 (4.33%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.88%) WCF
13 6 (2.88%) Middleware
14 4 (1.92%) Web Services
14 4 (1.92%) ASP.NET
14 4 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.13%) Open Source
2 11 (5.29%) Clustering
3 5 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.92%) Tandem
4 4 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.92%) CMDB
5 3 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.96%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.48%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.48%) NHS
7 1 (0.48%) Informatics
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (25.96%) Linux
2 4 (1.92%) VME
2 4 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.04%) Scrum
3 40 (19.23%) SOA
4 34 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
6 32 (15.38%) Migration
7 27 (12.98%) Content Management
8 25 (12.02%) Software Engineering
8 25 (12.02%) E-Commerce
9 22 (10.58%) Software Architecture
10 18 (8.65%) TOGAF
11 17 (8.17%) Project Management
12 14 (6.73%) OO
13 13 (6.25%) RUP
14 8 (3.85%) CRM
15 7 (3.37%) Business Analysis
16 6 (2.88%) ITIL
16 6 (2.88%) ETL
16 6 (2.88%) Business Intelligence
17 5 (2.40%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 102 (49.04%) Java
2 32 (15.38%) PHP
3 23 (11.06%) C#
4 10 (4.81%) Python
5 4 (1.92%) COBOL
6 3 (1.44%) SQL
7 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (5.77%) SC Cleared
1 12 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.37%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.85%) Squid
2 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) Puppet
1 8 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 79 (37.98%) Oracle
2 10 (4.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.37%) Cloudera
4 6 (2.88%) SAP
5 4 (1.92%) Siebel
5 4 (1.92%) ICL
5 4 (1.92%) Fujitsu
6 3 (1.44%) VMware
7 2 (0.96%) Citrix
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