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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architect
Rank 240 242 193
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 10 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.15% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 32
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
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
7148 6551 5517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.70% 95.14% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5860 5073 4482
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
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 27 February 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 +3 8 £57,500 +21.05% 1
North Yorkshire +7 2 - -
Software Architect
England

Software Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) OO
3 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (41.67%) Oracle
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 9 (37.50%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (33.33%) OOP
6 8 (33.33%) C#
6 8 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) UML
7 7 (29.17%) MVVM
7 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 5 (20.83%) Client/Server
9 5 (20.83%) OOD
9 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (20.83%) WCF
9 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.50%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) NUnit
1 3 (12.50%) MSTest
1 3 (12.50%) Moq
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 5 (20.83%) WCF
5 5 (20.83%) Spring.NET
5 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (12.50%) J2EE
6 3 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (12.50%) LAMP
6 3 (12.50%) NHibernate
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.83%) Digital Media
2 5 (20.83%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.50%) Open Source
3 3 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) OO
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 8 (33.33%) OOP
4 7 (29.17%) UML
4 7 (29.17%) MVVM
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) OOD
7 4 (16.67%) SOA
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 4 (16.67%) OWASP
8 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
1 8 (33.33%) Java
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£50k - £55K
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago