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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 179 162 169
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 29 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 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
4052 2972 2811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.31% 83.25% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 2249 2336
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £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 30 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 30 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% 2
Wakefield - 5 £40,000 -
Bradford - 2 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 2 £35,000 -
Otley - 1 £35,000 - 1
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (70.00%) .NET
2 21 (52.50%) Java
3 15 (37.50%) J2EE
3 15 (37.50%) Spring
4 12 (30.00%) SQL
5 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (22.50%) Oracle
7 8 (20.00%) C#
7 8 (20.00%) UML
8 7 (17.50%) MVC
8 7 (17.50%) Web Services
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
9 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
9 6 (15.00%) C++
9 6 (15.00%) Finance
9 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
9 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (12.50%) Retail
10 5 (12.50%) WebLOAD
10 5 (12.50%) Release Management
10 5 (12.50%) X++
10 5 (12.50%) Open Source
10 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (12.50%) MSTest
10 5 (12.50%) Moq
10 5 (12.50%) NeoLoad
10 5 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
10 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.50%) LTE
1 1 (2.50%) 3G
1 1 (2.50%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) WebLOAD
1 5 (12.50%) MSTest
1 5 (12.50%) Moq
1 5 (12.50%) NeoLoad
1 5 (12.50%) JMeter
1 5 (12.50%) NUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Architect
2 15 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 5 (12.50%) Performance Test Leader
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Applications Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.00%) Programmer
7 1 (2.50%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (2.50%) DBA
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) J2EE
2 15 (37.50%) Spring
3 7 (17.50%) Web Services
3 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 4 (10.00%) HTML
6 4 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (7.50%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) XSLT
9 1 (2.50%) Dojo
9 1 (2.50%) YUI
9 1 (2.50%) jQuery
9 1 (2.50%) JSON
9 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.50%) CSS3
9 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Open Source
2 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (20.00%) UML
3 7 (17.50%) MVC
4 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (12.50%) Release Management
5 5 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 2 (5.00%) ETL
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.50%) ERD
8 1 (2.50%) Content Management
8 1 (2.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 12 (30.00%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) C#
4 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
5 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (15.00%) C++
6 5 (12.50%) X++
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.50%) C
8 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
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