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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 179 196 168
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 30 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 10
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,550 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.38%
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
4080 3534 3234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.77% 82.71% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3249 2761 2706
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +20 30 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Otley - 1 £40,000 -
Software Architecture
Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 38 (60.32%) .NET
2 32 (50.79%) Java
3 26 (41.27%) J2EE
3 26 (41.27%) Spring
4 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (25.40%) N-Tier
5 16 (25.40%) SOA
6 14 (22.22%) Retail
6 14 (22.22%) Finance
7 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
7 13 (20.63%) Banking
7 13 (20.63%) Degree
7 13 (20.63%) Stress Testing
8 12 (19.05%) TDD
9 9 (14.29%) MVC
9 9 (14.29%) SQL
10 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
10 8 (12.70%) C#
10 8 (12.70%) Web Services
10 8 (12.70%) UML
10 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
10 8 (12.70%) MVVM
11 7 (11.11%) XML
11 7 (11.11%) OO
11 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
11 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (9.52%) Release Management
13 5 (7.94%) WebLOAD

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 3 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.59%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) 3GPP
1 1 (1.59%) 3G
1 1 (1.59%) LTE
1 1 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) JMeter
1 5 (7.94%) NUnit
1 5 (7.94%) WebLOAD
1 5 (7.94%) MSTest
1 5 (7.94%) Moq
1 5 (7.94%) NeoLoad
2 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
1 14 (22.22%) Retail
2 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
2 13 (20.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Architect
2 27 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (17.46%) Tester
4 6 (9.52%) Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Non-Functional Tester
5 5 (7.94%) Test Leader
5 5 (7.94%) Performance Test Leader
5 5 (7.94%) Performance Tester
5 5 (7.94%) Software Architect
6 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (3.17%) Programmer
7 2 (3.17%) C# Programmer
8 1 (1.59%) C# Architect
8 1 (1.59%) Digital Architect
8 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 1 (1.59%) RAN Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) .NET
2 26 (41.27%) J2EE
2 26 (41.27%) Spring
3 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
3 8 (12.70%) Web Services
4 7 (11.11%) XML
4 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (7.94%) NHibernate
6 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (6.35%) HTML
7 4 (6.35%) JSON
7 4 (6.35%) CSS
8 3 (4.76%) XSLT
8 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (4.76%) Sass
8 3 (4.76%) LESS
9 1 (1.59%) Play Framework
9 1 (1.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Open Source
2 5 (7.94%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (1.59%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.40%) SOA
3 13 (20.63%) Stress Testing
4 12 (19.05%) TDD
5 9 (14.29%) MVC
6 8 (12.70%) UML
6 8 (12.70%) MVVM
7 7 (11.11%) OO
8 6 (9.52%) Release Management
8 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.94%) OWASP
9 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Web Application Development
9 5 (7.94%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (7.94%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (7.94%) OOP
9 5 (7.94%) Quality Management
10 4 (6.35%) Asset Management
11 3 (4.76%) Content Management
11 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) Java
2 9 (14.29%) SQL
3 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.70%) C#
4 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.76%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.76%) PHP
6 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) X++
7 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
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