The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 117 103 144
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +41
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 65 52 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.72% 2.00% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.36% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 53 44 11
Average salary £50,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.76% +4.37%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.45%
Technical 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
3173 2200 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.16% 84.55% 81.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2393 1672 1867
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 £28,500 £28,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 71 (53.79%) Linux
2 65 (49.24%) Clustering
3 59 (44.70%) Project Management
4 57 (43.18%) Java
5 49 (37.12%) Web Services
6 44 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 44 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (32.58%) XML
8 42 (31.82%) PHP
8 42 (31.82%) MySQL
8 42 (31.82%) Cisco
8 42 (31.82%) Internet
8 42 (31.82%) Scrum
8 42 (31.82%) VMware
8 42 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (30.30%) Windows
10 39 (29.55%) JavaScript
10 39 (29.55%) Tomcat
10 39 (29.55%) LAMP
11 38 (28.79%) Active Directory
12 37 (28.03%) SAN
12 37 (28.03%) J2EE
12 37 (28.03%) Open Source
12 37 (28.03%) ActiveMQ
12 37 (28.03%) QA
13 36 (27.27%) Degree
14 35 (26.52%) UML
14 35 (26.52%) HTTP
14 35 (26.52%) NetApp
15 33 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 39 (29.55%) Tomcat
2 33 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 33 (25.00%) Apache
3 32 (24.24%) WebLogic
3 32 (24.24%) WebLogic Portal
4 28 (21.21%) MS Exchange
5 25 (18.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (18.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (18.94%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (6.06%) Drupal
7 7 (5.30%) Node.js
8 6 (4.55%) IIS
9 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
9 4 (3.03%) CMS
10 3 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.52%) Lync
12 1 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (18.94%) MS Office
2 13 (9.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) osCommerce
1 2 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (31.82%) Internet
2 37 (28.03%) SAN
3 35 (26.52%) HTTP
4 32 (24.24%) AMQP
5 27 (20.45%) NAS
6 10 (7.58%) DNS
7 8 (6.06%) DMZ
8 5 (3.79%) VPN
9 2 (1.52%) SSL
9 2 (1.52%) WAN
9 2 (1.52%) Firewall
10 1 (0.76%) IPsec
10 1 (0.76%) VPLS
10 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.76%) MPLS
10 1 (0.76%) OSPF
10 1 (0.76%) BGP
10 1 (0.76%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.76%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (31.82%) MySQL
2 33 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 27 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (19.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.06%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Maven
2 7 (5.30%) JBehave
3 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.79%) Selenium
3 5 (3.79%) JUnit
4 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.52%) Subversion
6 1 (0.76%) Hudson
6 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 11 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.03%) Retail
3 2 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (0.76%) Legal
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (42.42%) Architect
2 52 (39.39%) Developer
3 41 (31.06%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (20.45%) Senior Developer
5 21 (15.91%) Lead Developer
6 18 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (12.88%) Technical Designer
7 17 (12.88%) Infrastructure Designer
7 17 (12.88%) Designer
7 17 (12.88%) Senior Architect
8 16 (12.12%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 14 (10.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (9.09%) Analyst
11 11 (8.33%) Business Analyst
12 10 (7.58%) PHP Developer
13 9 (6.82%) Technical Architect
14 8 (6.06%) Java Developer
14 8 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
14 8 (6.06%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
15 7 (5.30%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (37.12%) Web Services
2 43 (32.58%) XML
3 39 (29.55%) LAMP
4 37 (28.03%) ActiveMQ
4 37 (28.03%) J2EE
5 32 (24.24%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (11.36%) .NET
7 13 (9.85%) Hibernate
7 13 (9.85%) JSON
8 11 (8.33%) HTML
8 11 (8.33%) CSS
9 10 (7.58%) SOAP
9 10 (7.58%) Symfony
9 10 (7.58%) REST
10 7 (5.30%) CakePHP
10 7 (5.30%) jQuery
10 7 (5.30%) Spring
10 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 65 (49.24%) Clustering
2 37 (28.03%) Open Source
3 32 (24.24%) RIA
3 32 (24.24%) Symmetrix
4 11 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.58%) IVR
6 8 (6.06%) NHS
7 5 (3.79%) Statistics
7 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.76%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 71 (53.79%) Linux
2 40 (30.30%) Windows
3 33 (25.00%) UNIX
3 33 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (24.24%) Solaris
5 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.70%) Project Management
2 44 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (31.82%) Scrum
4 35 (26.52%) UML
5 33 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 32 (24.24%) Load Testing
6 32 (24.24%) High Availability
6 32 (24.24%) Content Management
7 25 (18.94%) Change Control
8 16 (12.12%) TDD
9 12 (9.09%) ITIL
9 12 (9.09%) Change Management
10 11 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.58%) DevOps
11 10 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (6.82%) TOGAF
13 8 (6.06%) Service Management
13 8 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.06%) Complex Event Processing
14 7 (5.30%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (43.18%) Java
2 42 (31.82%) PHP
3 39 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.39%) Perl
4 19 (14.39%) Ruby
5 11 (8.33%) C++
6 7 (5.30%) SQL
6 7 (5.30%) Python
7 2 (1.52%) C#
8 1 (0.76%) XAML
8 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (27.27%) Degree
2 13 (9.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.09%) MCITP
3 12 (9.09%) MCSE
4 10 (7.58%) NCDA
5 4 (3.03%) MCSA
6 3 (2.27%) VCAP
6 3 (2.27%) VCDX
7 2 (1.52%) MCTS
8 1 (0.76%) CCIE
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (28.03%) QA
2 4 (3.03%) SLA
3 3 (2.27%) HL7
System Software
1 42 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (28.79%) Active Directory
3 30 (22.73%) XenApp
4 25 (18.94%) XenServer
5 12 (9.09%) vSphere
6 5 (3.79%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 42 (31.82%) VMware
2 42 (31.82%) Cisco
3 35 (26.52%) NetApp
4 33 (25.00%) F5
5 32 (24.24%) EMC
6 30 (22.73%) Citrix
7 25 (18.94%) CommVault
7 25 (18.94%) AppSense
8 8 (6.06%) Brocade
8 8 (6.06%) Oracle
9 7 (5.30%) JBoss
9 7 (5.30%) Zend
10 6 (4.55%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.52%) HP
12 1 (0.76%) Dell
12 1 (0.76%) Adobe
12 1 (0.76%) Sun
12 1 (0.76%) BT
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
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