The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 181 161 174
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 28 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 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 £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4054 2918 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.16% 82.87% 79.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 2207 2300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -17 21 £95,000 +94.87% 1
Wakefield - 5 £40,000 -
Bradford - 2 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 2 £35,000 -
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 26 (68.42%) .NET
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (36.84%) J2EE
3 14 (36.84%) Spring
4 12 (31.58%) SQL
5 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (23.68%) Oracle
7 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
7 7 (18.42%) Web Services
7 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
7 7 (18.42%) C#
7 7 (18.42%) UML
8 6 (15.79%) C++
8 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.79%) Finance
8 6 (15.79%) MVC
8 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Retail
9 5 (13.16%) Open Source
9 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (13.16%) MSTest
9 5 (13.16%) Moq
9 5 (13.16%) NeoLoad
9 5 (13.16%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (13.16%) JMeter
9 5 (13.16%) NUnit
9 5 (13.16%) Quality Management
9 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (13.16%) Incident Management

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LTE
1 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.63%) 3GPP
1 1 (2.63%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MSTest
1 5 (13.16%) Moq
1 5 (13.16%) NeoLoad
1 5 (13.16%) JMeter
1 5 (13.16%) NUnit
1 5 (13.16%) WebLOAD
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Architect
2 14 (36.84%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Test Leader
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Test Leader
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (2.63%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.63%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) J2EE
2 14 (36.84%) Spring
3 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
4 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.89%) HTML
5 3 (7.89%) CSS
6 2 (5.26%) XML
6 2 (5.26%) XSLT
7 1 (2.63%) HTML5
7 1 (2.63%) CSS3
7 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) YUI
7 1 (2.63%) jQuery
7 1 (2.63%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Open Source
2 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (18.42%) UML
3 6 (15.79%) MVC
3 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Engineering
4 5 (13.16%) Quality Management
4 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
4 5 (13.16%) Release Management
5 2 (5.26%) SOA
5 2 (5.26%) ETL
5 2 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.26%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
3 7 (18.42%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) C++
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) X++
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) C
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
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