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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 178 167 171
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 31 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.62% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 8
Average salary £60,340 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.77% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
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
4118 3044 2978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.51% 83.60% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3215 2360 2492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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 -11 21 £95,000 +94.87% 3
Wakefield - 5 £40,000 -
Huddersfield - 3 £35,000 -
Bradford -2 2 £35,000 -
Halifax - 2 £40,000 -
Otley - 1 £35,000 - 1
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 29 (64.44%) .NET
2 24 (53.33%) Java
3 18 (40.00%) J2EE
3 18 (40.00%) Spring
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 8 (17.78%) C#
6 7 (15.56%) Oracle
6 7 (15.56%) Web Services
6 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
6 7 (15.56%) Quality Management
6 7 (15.56%) JMeter
6 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
6 7 (15.56%) WebLOAD
6 7 (15.56%) Release Management
6 7 (15.56%) Open Source
6 7 (15.56%) NeoLoad
6 7 (15.56%) Performance Engineering
7 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Finance
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) UML
7 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 5 (11.11%) C++
8 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.11%) XML
8 5 (11.11%) Retail
8 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.11%) X++
8 5 (11.11%) Dynamics AX

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) 3G
1 1 (2.22%) 3GPP
1 1 (2.22%) LTE
1 1 (2.22%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) JMeter
1 7 (15.56%) WebLOAD
1 7 (15.56%) NeoLoad
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.67%) NUnit
2 3 (6.67%) MSTest
2 3 (6.67%) Moq
3 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Architect
2 18 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Test Leader
3 7 (15.56%) Performance Test Leader
4 5 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (4.44%) Programmer
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Software Architect
6 1 (2.22%) DBA
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Database Developer
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) J2EE
2 18 (40.00%) Spring
3 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 5 (11.11%) XML
5 4 (8.89%) XSLT
5 4 (8.89%) CSS
5 4 (8.89%) HTML
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.67%) NHibernate
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.44%) JSON
8 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.22%) HTML5
8 1 (2.22%) Django
8 1 (2.22%) Ajax
8 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Open Source
2 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Quality Management
1 7 (15.56%) Release Management
1 7 (15.56%) Performance Engineering
2 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.33%) UML
3 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
4 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.89%) Data Mapping
4 4 (8.89%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) MVC
4 4 (8.89%) TDD
4 4 (8.89%) SOA
5 3 (6.67%) MVVM
6 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (4.44%) OWASP
6 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 8 (17.78%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.11%) C++
5 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.11%) X++
6 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.22%) Scala
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Test People
Posted: 9 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Dataphiles Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago