The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank 179 183 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
Systems 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
3220 3454 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.44% 98.13% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2700 2808 2521
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 £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (57.14%) Android
2 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Electronics
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) LAMP
6 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (7.14%) Laravel

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) Behat
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) Laravel
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) Sass
2 1 (7.14%) Symfony
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Learning Management System
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Android
1 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Zend