The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 41 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 11 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.44% 2.06% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 2.07% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 15
Median salary £50,000 £53,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +40.78%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.43%
Architect
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
317 435 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.06% 99.77% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 250 372 490
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Architect
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Architect Salary Trend in Leicester

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 17 (50.00%) C#
1 17 (50.00%) .NET
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) HTML
4 13 (38.24%) CSS
4 13 (38.24%) MVC
4 13 (38.24%) Waterfall
5 11 (32.35%) HTML5
6 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
7 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (26.47%) VMware
7 9 (26.47%) Windows
8 8 (23.53%) Finance
8 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
8 8 (23.53%) CSS3
8 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (23.53%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 7 (20.59%) Compatibility Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Web Development
9 7 (20.59%) Business Development
9 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.59%) UML
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) IIS
10 6 (17.65%) CRM
10 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) IIS
1 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
2 4 (11.76%) Node.js
3 3 (8.82%) SAS
4 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics GP
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.94%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) IBM PureFlex
2 5 (14.71%) Office 365
3 4 (11.76%) SaaS
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.88%) Google App Engine
4 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.88%) IaaS
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) Power BI
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.88%) Hazelcast
4 2 (5.88%) KDB
4 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MSBuild
1 6 (17.65%) ReSharper
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) .NET
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 14 (41.18%) HTML
4 13 (38.24%) CSS
5 11 (32.35%) HTML5
6 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (23.53%) CSS3
8 6 (17.65%) WinForms
9 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
10 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
11 2 (5.88%) Akka
11 2 (5.88%) Ember.js
11 2 (5.88%) jQuery
11 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (5.88%) React
11 2 (5.88%) RESTful
11 2 (5.88%) Swagger
11 2 (5.88%) Ultra Messaging
11 2 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (17.65%) IVR
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) Android
4 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) MVC
2 13 (38.24%) Waterfall
3 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
4 8 (23.53%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Business Development
5 7 (20.59%) Compatibility Testing
5 7 (20.59%) UML
5 7 (20.59%) Web Development
6 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.65%) CRM
6 6 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
6 6 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (17.65%) OWASP
6 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
6 6 (17.65%) Web Filtering
7 5 (14.71%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) Clojure
6 1 (2.94%) ABAP
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 6 (17.65%) Citrix
3 6 (17.65%) F5
3 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
3 6 (17.65%) IBM
3 6 (17.65%) MobileIron
3 6 (17.65%) NetApp
3 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) GigaSpaces
5 2 (5.88%) Google
5 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
5 2 (5.88%) Solace
5 2 (5.88%) StreamBase