The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architect
Rank 198 173 175
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 18 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 9
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £64,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,250 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.00%
Software Architect
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4940 3514 3661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.79% 94.90% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3854 2806 3067
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Architect
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -20 18 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Software Architect
Yorkshire

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Architect in their job title.

1 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) Oracle
3 13 (54.17%) OO
3 13 (54.17%) MVC
4 11 (45.83%) OOP
4 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
4 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (41.67%) MVVM
5 10 (41.67%) UML
5 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (29.17%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) OWASP
8 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
8 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (16.67%) CA Gen
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 4 (16.67%) Change Management
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (16.67%) Release Management
9 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SCCP
2 2 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (16.67%) NetBeans
2 4 (16.67%) NUnit
2 4 (16.67%) MSTest
2 4 (16.67%) Moq
2 4 (16.67%) CA Gen
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
2 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 10 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.67%) WCF
5 4 (16.67%) Middleware
5 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 4 (16.67%) Qt
6 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (8.33%) WF
6 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) OO
1 13 (54.17%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) OOP
3 10 (41.67%) UML
3 10 (41.67%) MVVM
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) OWASP
5 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (16.67%) Release Management
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Change Management
6 4 (16.67%) IT Governance
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.33%) Data Management
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) HP
2 4 (16.67%) CA
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago