The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architect
Rank 240 244 213
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 7 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.096% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 14
Average salary £52,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £56,000 £63,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
Software Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7111 7267 5610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.52% 95.78% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 5745 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architect across the Yorkshire region.

Software Architect Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Software Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architect across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Software Architect Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Architect
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
West Yorkshire - 7 £52,500 - 1
Software Architect
England

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) LAMP
4 5 (35.71%) J2EE
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Riak
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
6 3 (21.43%) OOD
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software Architect in their job title 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 with Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
1 5 (35.71%) Riak
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 5 (35.71%) J2EE
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) LAMP
4 3 (21.43%) WCF
4 3 (21.43%) Spring.NET
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 3 (21.43%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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