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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architect
Rank 259 230 226
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 6 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.084% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 12
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £47,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
6931 5910 5977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.67% 95.88% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 4632 5018
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
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 19 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
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
West Yorkshire -23 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Software Architect
England

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) OO
3 14 (56.00%) MVC
4 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (44.00%) C#
5 11 (44.00%) Oracle
5 11 (44.00%) OOP
6 10 (40.00%) UML
6 10 (40.00%) MVVM
6 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
6 10 (40.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) Web Services
6 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (32.00%) WCF
8 8 (32.00%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.00%) TDD
10 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (20.00%) OWASP
10 5 (20.00%) OOD
10 5 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (20.00%) Spring.NET
10 5 (20.00%) Digital Media

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (32.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) NUnit
1 4 (16.00%) MSTest
1 4 (16.00%) Moq
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 10 (40.00%) Web Services
4 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (32.00%) WCF
6 5 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (20.00%) Spring.NET
7 4 (16.00%) NHibernate
8 2 (8.00%) WF
9 1 (4.00%) jQuery
9 1 (4.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (16.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) OO
2 14 (56.00%) MVC
3 11 (44.00%) OOP
4 10 (40.00%) UML
4 10 (40.00%) MVVM
5 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) OOD
6 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
6 5 (20.00%) OWASP
7 4 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (16.00%) Release Management
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (8.00%) SOA
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (44.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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