The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 167 201 187
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 35 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 4
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -30.30%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Software Architecture
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4164 4299 3153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.93% 84.58% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3217 3462 2465
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Software Architecture
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 Architecture within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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 +39 34 £47,500 -17.39% 4
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Software 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 Software Architecture.

1 47 (64.38%) .NET
2 32 (43.84%) SOA
3 29 (39.73%) Java
3 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (36.99%) C#
5 26 (35.62%) N-Tier
5 26 (35.62%) Degree
6 24 (32.88%) Finance
7 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
8 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET
8 20 (27.40%) MVC
8 20 (27.40%) Telecoms
8 20 (27.40%) Banking
8 20 (27.40%) Retail
9 19 (26.03%) Stress Testing
10 18 (24.66%) Spring
10 18 (24.66%) Computer Science
11 17 (23.29%) J2EE
12 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (17.81%) Project Management
14 12 (16.44%) Visual Studio
14 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
15 10 (13.70%) XML
16 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
17 8 (10.96%) Domain-Driven Design
17 8 (10.96%) NHibernate
17 8 (10.96%) Web Development
17 8 (10.96%) TDD
17 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
17 8 (10.96%) HTML

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Software 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 Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.22%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.74%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) JBoss
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.74%) MySQL
5 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.22%) NUnit
2 6 (8.22%) CruiseControl
2 6 (8.22%) NCover
2 6 (8.22%) FxCop
3 1 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 20 (27.40%) Telecoms
2 20 (27.40%) Banking
2 20 (27.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (45.21%) Architect
2 24 (32.88%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (24.66%) Tester
4 17 (23.29%) Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Lead Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Non-Functional Tester
7 8 (10.96%) Lead Architect
8 7 (9.59%) Performance Tester
9 5 (6.85%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Programmer
11 2 (2.74%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.74%) C# Programmer
11 2 (2.74%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Technical Leader
11 2 (2.74%) .NET Programmer
12 1 (1.37%) Web Architect
12 1 (1.37%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (64.38%) .NET
2 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET
3 18 (24.66%) Spring
4 17 (23.29%) J2EE
5 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (13.70%) XML
7 8 (10.96%) NHibernate
7 8 (10.96%) HTML
8 6 (8.22%) Web Services
8 6 (8.22%) Ajax
8 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (8.22%) jQuery
9 4 (5.48%) WinForms
9 4 (5.48%) CSS
9 4 (5.48%) WCF
9 4 (5.48%) WPF
9 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.74%) Middleware
10 2 (2.74%) CSS3
10 2 (2.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) N-Tier
2 18 (24.66%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.22%) User Experience
4 4 (5.48%) Open Source
4 4 (5.48%) Tandem
5 2 (2.74%) NHS
5 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) SOA
2 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.40%) MVC
4 19 (26.03%) Stress Testing
5 13 (17.81%) Project Management
6 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
7 8 (10.96%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (10.96%) Web Development
7 8 (10.96%) TDD
8 6 (8.22%) Scrum
8 6 (8.22%) Workflow
8 6 (8.22%) PRINCE
8 6 (8.22%) RDF
8 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.22%) Analytics
8 6 (8.22%) Functional Programming
9 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.48%) Migration
10 4 (5.48%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) Java
2 27 (36.99%) C#
3 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.11%) PHP
6 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) PHP5
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) Python
7 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.37%) SQL
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
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