The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 194 215 215
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 55 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5672 4376 4337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.32% 82.22% 78.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4425 3374 3548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £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
England

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Architecture
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 Architecture within the 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
West Yorkshire -17 29 £60,340 +23.77% 2
South Yorkshire +1 18 £30,920 -38.16% 2
North Yorkshire - 8 £36,000 - 1
Software Architecture
England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 39 (53.42%) .NET
2 30 (41.10%) Java
3 24 (32.88%) Spring
3 24 (32.88%) C++
3 24 (32.88%) J2EE
4 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
5 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
6 18 (24.66%) Windows
6 18 (24.66%) Python
7 17 (23.29%) Degree
7 17 (23.29%) System Testing
8 14 (19.18%) C
8 14 (19.18%) SQL
8 14 (19.18%) Embedded C++
9 10 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (13.70%) C#
10 9 (12.33%) Oracle
10 9 (12.33%) Finance
10 9 (12.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (12.33%) MVC
11 8 (10.96%) UML
11 8 (10.96%) Embedded C
12 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
12 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
12 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
12 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
12 7 (9.59%) Web Services
12 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
13 6 (8.22%) Integration Testing

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (1.37%) IIS
1 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) 3GPP
1 1 (1.37%) DHCP
1 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.37%) DNS
1 1 (1.37%) SAN
1 1 (1.37%) 3G
1 1 (1.37%) LTE
1 1 (1.37%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MSTest
1 5 (6.85%) WebLOAD
1 5 (6.85%) JMeter
1 5 (6.85%) NUnit
1 5 (6.85%) Moq
1 5 (6.85%) NeoLoad
2 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Architect
2 24 (32.88%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (24.66%) Software Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Test Leader
7 5 (6.85%) Performance Test Leader
7 5 (6.85%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Applications Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (2.74%) Programmer
8 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (1.37%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) Business Consultant
9 1 (1.37%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (53.42%) .NET
2 24 (32.88%) Spring
2 24 (32.88%) J2EE
3 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.59%) Web Services
4 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.85%) NHibernate
5 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (5.48%) CSS
6 4 (5.48%) HTML
7 3 (4.11%) XML
8 2 (2.74%) JSON
8 2 (2.74%) XSLT
9 1 (1.37%) DOM
9 1 (1.37%) Middleware
9 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.37%) Ajax
9 1 (1.37%) YUI
9 1 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Open Source
2 3 (4.11%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) Handset
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
2 17 (23.29%) System Testing
3 10 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (12.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (12.33%) MVC
5 8 (10.96%) UML
6 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.22%) Integration Testing
8 5 (6.85%) Release Management
8 5 (6.85%) Quality Management
8 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.85%) Performance Engineering
9 3 (4.11%) OO
9 3 (4.11%) Data Mapping
10 2 (2.74%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.74%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.74%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (2.74%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) Java
2 24 (32.88%) C++
3 18 (24.66%) Python
4 14 (19.18%) C
4 14 (19.18%) SQL
4 14 (19.18%) Embedded C++
5 10 (13.70%) C#
6 8 (10.96%) Embedded C
7 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
7 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.22%) VB.NET
9 5 (6.85%) X++
10 2 (2.74%) PHP
11 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) VMware
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