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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 161 194 179
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 42 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 8
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -30.30%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
4331 3719 3190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.90% 82.52% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3485 2896 2598
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +29 42 £46,250 -19.56% 2
Otley - 1 £40,000 -
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 42 (60.87%) .NET
2 33 (47.83%) Java
3 26 (37.68%) Spring
4 25 (36.23%) J2EE
5 23 (33.33%) N-Tier
6 22 (31.88%) Finance
6 22 (31.88%) Degree
7 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (28.99%) Telecoms
8 20 (28.99%) SOA
8 20 (28.99%) Banking
8 20 (28.99%) Retail
9 19 (27.54%) Stress Testing
10 15 (21.74%) MVC
10 15 (21.74%) C#
11 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
12 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
13 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET
14 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (11.59%) Web Development
15 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
15 8 (11.59%) TDD
16 7 (10.14%) .NET Framework
17 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
17 5 (7.25%) MVVM
17 5 (7.25%) UML
17 5 (7.25%) OOP
17 5 (7.25%) OO
17 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
17 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (2.90%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) JBoss
2 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.35%) JMeter
1 3 (4.35%) NUnit
1 3 (4.35%) WebLOAD
1 3 (4.35%) MSTest
1 3 (4.35%) Moq
1 3 (4.35%) NeoLoad
2 1 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 20 (28.99%) Banking
2 20 (28.99%) Retail
2 20 (28.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (56.52%) Architect
2 28 (40.58%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (26.09%) Tester
4 14 (20.29%) Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Non-Functional Tester
6 8 (11.59%) Lead Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Performance Tester
7 7 (10.14%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Software Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Performance Test Leader
9 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.90%) .NET Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Programmer
10 2 (2.90%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (2.90%) C# Programmer
10 2 (2.90%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.87%) .NET
2 26 (37.68%) Spring
3 25 (36.23%) J2EE
4 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (10.14%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.80%) CSS
7 4 (5.80%) XML
7 4 (5.80%) HTML
8 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (4.35%) NHibernate
8 3 (4.35%) Web Services
9 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.90%) JSON
9 2 (2.90%) WCF
9 2 (2.90%) WPF
9 2 (2.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (2.90%) CSS3
9 2 (2.90%) Sass
9 2 (2.90%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Open Source
3 3 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.90%) NHS
4 2 (2.90%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Android
2 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.99%) SOA
3 19 (27.54%) Stress Testing
4 15 (21.74%) MVC
5 8 (11.59%) TDD
5 8 (11.59%) Web Development
6 5 (7.25%) UML
6 5 (7.25%) OOP
6 5 (7.25%) OO
6 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.25%) MVVM
7 4 (5.80%) Web Application Development
7 4 (5.80%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (5.80%) Project Management
8 3 (4.35%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.35%) Release Management
8 3 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.35%) User Stories
8 3 (4.35%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Java
2 15 (21.74%) C#
3 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.25%) SQL
4 3 (4.35%) PHP
5 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.45%) Ruby
6 1 (1.45%) PHP5
6 1 (1.45%) Python
6 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle
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