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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 130 95 147
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +52
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 56 60 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.46% 2.26% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.62% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 52 12
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +8.75%
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
3254 2290 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.94% 86.35% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2435 1808 1969
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Leeds

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 73 (55.73%) Linux
2 69 (52.67%) Clustering
3 56 (42.75%) Project Management
3 56 (42.75%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (39.69%) Java
5 48 (36.64%) Web Services
6 47 (35.88%) Microsoft
7 46 (35.11%) VMware
7 46 (35.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (34.35%) Windows
9 44 (33.59%) Active Directory
10 42 (32.06%) XML
10 42 (32.06%) Scrum
10 42 (32.06%) SAN
11 41 (31.30%) Internet
11 41 (31.30%) PHP
11 41 (31.30%) MySQL
11 41 (31.30%) Cisco
12 39 (29.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (29.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 38 (29.01%) LAMP
14 37 (28.24%) JavaScript
15 36 (27.48%) J2EE
15 36 (27.48%) UNIX
15 36 (27.48%) Tomcat
15 36 (27.48%) NetApp
15 36 (27.48%) Open Source
15 36 (27.48%) ActiveMQ
15 36 (27.48%) QA
16 34 (25.95%) Degree

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 36 (27.48%) Tomcat
2 32 (24.43%) WebSphere
2 32 (24.43%) Apache
3 31 (23.66%) WebLogic
3 31 (23.66%) MS Exchange
3 31 (23.66%) WebLogic Portal
4 28 (21.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (21.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 28 (21.37%) Office Communications Server
5 8 (6.11%) Drupal
6 7 (5.34%) Node.js
7 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.05%) IIS
8 4 (3.05%) CMS
9 3 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.53%) Lync
11 1 (0.76%) Confluence
11 1 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 28 (21.37%) MS Office
2 15 (11.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) osCommerce
1 2 (1.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.06%) SAN
2 41 (31.30%) Internet
3 34 (25.95%) HTTP
4 31 (23.66%) AMQP
5 30 (22.90%) NAS
6 12 (9.16%) DNS
7 8 (6.11%) DMZ
8 7 (5.34%) VPN
9 2 (1.53%) SSL
9 2 (1.53%) WAN
9 2 (1.53%) 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 41 (31.30%) MySQL
2 33 (25.19%) SQL Server
3 29 (22.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (21.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.11%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Maven
1 7 (5.34%) JBehave
2 5 (3.82%) Cucumber
2 5 (3.82%) Selenium
2 5 (3.82%) JUnit
3 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.53%) Subversion
5 1 (0.76%) Hudson
5 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 12 (9.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.05%) Retail
3 3 (2.29%) Marketing
4 2 (1.53%) Finance
4 2 (1.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (45.04%) Architect
2 46 (35.11%) Developer
3 41 (31.30%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (17.56%) Senior Developer
5 20 (15.27%) Lead Developer
5 20 (15.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (14.50%) Designer
7 18 (13.74%) Infrastructure Designer
7 18 (13.74%) Technical Designer
8 17 (12.98%) Senior Architect
9 16 (12.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 14 (10.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (7.63%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (7.63%) PHP Developer
11 10 (7.63%) Technical Architect
11 10 (7.63%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (6.87%) Analyst
13 8 (6.11%) Business Analyst
14 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Architect
14 7 (5.34%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (36.64%) Web Services
2 42 (32.06%) XML
3 38 (29.01%) LAMP
4 36 (27.48%) ActiveMQ
4 36 (27.48%) J2EE
5 31 (23.66%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (11.45%) .NET
7 11 (8.40%) JSON
8 10 (7.63%) Symfony
8 10 (7.63%) REST
8 10 (7.63%) SOAP
9 9 (6.87%) Hibernate
10 8 (6.11%) HTML
10 8 (6.11%) CSS
11 7 (5.34%) CakePHP
12 6 (4.58%) RESTful
12 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET
12 6 (4.58%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (3.82%) JMS
13 5 (3.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 69 (52.67%) Clustering
2 36 (27.48%) Open Source
3 31 (23.66%) RIA
3 31 (23.66%) Symmetrix
4 12 (9.16%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.11%) NHS
5 8 (6.11%) IVR
6 5 (3.82%) Statistics
6 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) User Experience
8 1 (0.76%) iPhone
8 1 (0.76%) iPad
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.76%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 73 (55.73%) Linux
2 45 (34.35%) Windows
3 39 (29.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (29.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (27.48%) UNIX
5 31 (23.66%) Solaris
6 11 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (42.75%) Project Management
1 56 (42.75%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.06%) Scrum
3 34 (25.95%) UML
4 32 (24.43%) Network Load Balancing
5 31 (23.66%) Content Management
5 31 (23.66%) Load Testing
5 31 (23.66%) High Availability
5 31 (23.66%) Test Planning
6 28 (21.37%) Change Control
7 16 (12.21%) TDD
8 13 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.16%) DevOps
9 12 (9.16%) ITIL
9 12 (9.16%) Change Management
10 10 (7.63%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.87%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.87%) TOGAF
12 8 (6.11%) Complex Event Processing
Programming Languages
1 52 (39.69%) Java
2 41 (31.30%) PHP
3 37 (28.24%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.50%) Perl
4 19 (14.50%) Ruby
5 11 (8.40%) C++
6 7 (5.34%) SQL
6 7 (5.34%) Python
7 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (25.95%) Degree
2 11 (8.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.63%) MCITP
3 10 (7.63%) MCSE
4 8 (6.11%) NCDA
5 3 (2.29%) VCAP
5 3 (2.29%) VCDX
6 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.53%) MCSA
6 2 (1.53%) MCTS
7 1 (0.76%) CCIE
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (27.48%) QA
2 6 (4.58%) SLA
3 3 (2.29%) HL7
System Software
1 46 (35.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (33.59%) Active Directory
3 33 (25.19%) XenApp
4 28 (21.37%) XenServer
5 12 (9.16%) vSphere
6 5 (3.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (35.88%) Microsoft
2 46 (35.11%) VMware
3 41 (31.30%) Cisco
4 36 (27.48%) NetApp
5 34 (25.95%) Citrix
6 32 (24.43%) F5
7 31 (23.66%) EMC
8 28 (21.37%) CommVault
8 28 (21.37%) AppSense
9 8 (6.11%) Brocade
9 8 (6.11%) Oracle
10 7 (5.34%) JBoss
10 7 (5.34%) Zend
11 6 (4.58%) Rackspace
12 2 (1.53%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.53%) HP
13 1 (0.76%) Dell
13 1 (0.76%) Adobe
13 1 (0.76%) Sun
13 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Car allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago