The first table below looks at the demand for Technical 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 Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 124 129 120
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 59 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.56% 1.04% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.29% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 56 26 19
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,900 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3177 2252 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.87% 80.89% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2548 1801 1615
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Technical Architecture
West Yorkshire

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 38 (35.51%) Linux
2 37 (34.58%) Microsoft
3 36 (33.64%) VMware
4 34 (31.78%) NetApp
5 33 (30.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (29.91%) Java
7 31 (28.97%) Project Management
8 29 (27.10%) Windows
8 29 (27.10%) SAN
9 28 (26.17%) UNIX
10 24 (22.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
11 23 (21.50%) MySQL
11 23 (21.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (21.50%) MCITP
12 22 (20.56%) Cisco
12 22 (20.56%) J2EE
12 22 (20.56%) MCSE
12 22 (20.56%) NCDA
13 21 (19.63%) Tomcat
13 21 (19.63%) Web Services
14 20 (18.69%) Hibernate
14 20 (18.69%) Maven
14 20 (18.69%) jQuery
15 19 (17.76%) Clustering
16 18 (16.82%) XML
16 18 (16.82%) SQL Server
17 17 (15.89%) IVR
18 16 (14.95%) MCSA
19 15 (14.02%) Oracle

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (19.63%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.21%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (11.21%) Office Communications Server
2 12 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (10.28%) WebLogic
4 9 (8.41%) Apache
4 9 (8.41%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.54%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (2.80%) CMS
6 3 (2.80%) IIS
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.87%) Drupal
8 1 (0.93%) Lync
8 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MS Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) osCommerce
1 2 (1.87%) Magento
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.10%) SAN
2 14 (13.08%) HTTP
3 13 (12.15%) TCP/IP
4 12 (11.21%) NAS
5 8 (7.48%) Internet
5 8 (7.48%) DNS
6 7 (6.54%) VPN
6 7 (6.54%) AMQP
7 1 (0.93%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.50%) MySQL
2 18 (16.82%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (12.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.61%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.87%) DB2
6 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (18.69%) Maven
2 13 (12.15%) Selenium
2 13 (12.15%) JUnit
3 11 (10.28%) JBehave
4 7 (6.54%) Subversion
5 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.87%) JMeter
7 1 (0.93%) NUnit
7 1 (0.93%) Hudson
7 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (7.48%) Finance
2 2 (1.87%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (27.10%) Developer
2 25 (23.36%) Architect
3 21 (19.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (18.69%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (17.76%) Business Analyst
5 19 (17.76%) Analyst
6 16 (14.95%) Senior Developer
6 16 (14.95%) Java Developer
7 12 (11.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (9.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (8.41%) Consultant
10 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (4.67%) J2EE Team Leader
11 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Designer
11 5 (4.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Designer
11 5 (4.67%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (4.67%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.67%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.56%) J2EE
2 21 (19.63%) Web Services
3 20 (18.69%) Hibernate
3 20 (18.69%) jQuery
4 18 (16.82%) XML
5 13 (12.15%) Spring
6 12 (11.21%) CSS
6 12 (11.21%) HTML
6 12 (11.21%) JPA
7 11 (10.28%) Apache Wicket
7 11 (10.28%) Spring Integration
7 11 (10.28%) SOAP
7 11 (10.28%) JMS
7 11 (10.28%) JAXB
8 8 (7.48%) LAMP
9 7 (6.54%) CSS3
9 7 (6.54%) HTML5
9 7 (6.54%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (6.54%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (3.74%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Clustering
2 17 (15.89%) IVR
3 10 (9.35%) Open Source
4 7 (6.54%) RIA
4 7 (6.54%) Symmetrix
5 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.80%) EMC Centera
7 2 (1.87%) NHS
8 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.93%) BBC
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.51%) Linux
2 29 (27.10%) Windows
3 28 (26.17%) UNIX
4 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.54%) Solaris
6 5 (4.67%) Debian
6 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.97%) Project Management
2 14 (13.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (12.15%) TDD
4 12 (11.21%) Change Control
5 11 (10.28%) BDD
5 11 (10.28%) Information Management
5 11 (10.28%) Scrum
6 9 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.54%) Content Management
7 7 (6.54%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (6.54%) Load Testing
7 7 (6.54%) UML
7 7 (6.54%) High Availability
8 6 (5.61%) Change Management
9 5 (4.67%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.67%) SOA
9 5 (4.67%) TOGAF
9 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.91%) Java
2 24 (22.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.35%) PHP
4 2 (1.87%) Perl
4 2 (1.87%) Ruby
5 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.93%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) SQL
5 1 (0.93%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 23 (21.50%) MCITP
2 23 (21.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (20.56%) NCDA
3 22 (20.56%) MCSE
4 16 (14.95%) MCSA
5 15 (14.02%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (13.08%) CCNA
7 11 (10.28%) Degree
8 2 (1.87%) VCAP
8 2 (1.87%) VCDX
9 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) QA
2 6 (5.61%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (30.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (13.08%) XenApp
3 12 (11.21%) XenServer
3 12 (11.21%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.87%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Puppet
1 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (34.58%) Microsoft
2 36 (33.64%) VMware
3 34 (31.78%) NetApp
4 22 (20.56%) Cisco
5 15 (14.02%) Oracle
6 14 (13.08%) Citrix
7 12 (11.21%) CommVault
7 12 (11.21%) AppSense
8 11 (10.28%) JBoss
9 10 (9.35%) EMC
10 7 (6.54%) F5
11 5 (4.67%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.93%) Zend
12 1 (0.93%) Avaya
12 1 (0.93%) Genesys
12 1 (0.93%) Cognizant
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