The median annual salary for a Architect was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 30 33
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 127 211 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.93% 6.39% 6.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 6.61% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 100 151 185
Median salary £66,250 £61,000 £61,215
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.60% -0.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,750 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.69% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2513 3193 3622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.48% 96.70% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2618 2917
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Leeds

Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Leeds.

Salary trend for Architect in Leeds

Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Leeds over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Leeds

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 79 (30.27%) Java
2 72 (27.59%) VMware
3 64 (24.52%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (19.92%) Finance
5 50 (19.16%) Puppet
6 48 (18.39%) TOGAF
6 48 (18.39%) Cisco
7 46 (17.62%) Oracle
8 43 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
8 43 (16.48%) Web Services
8 43 (16.48%) E-Commerce
8 43 (16.48%) Microsoft
8 43 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (16.09%) Linux
9 42 (16.09%) .NET
10 41 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
11 40 (15.33%) High Availability
12 38 (14.56%) Games
13 36 (13.79%) DevOps
14 34 (13.03%) SQL
15 30 (11.49%) Middleware
15 30 (11.49%) PCI DSS
16 29 (11.11%) SOA
17 28 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (10.34%) Microservices
19 25 (9.58%) Advertising
19 25 (9.58%) Git (software)
19 25 (9.58%) Open Source
20 24 (9.20%) API Design
20 24 (9.20%) Active Directory

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.07%) WebLogic
2 7 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.30%) IIS
4 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.53%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.53%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.15%) CMS
5 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.77%) Apache
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.38%) Confluence
7 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.15%) SAP HCM
1 3 (1.15%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (5.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (4.60%) SaaS
5 11 (4.21%) PaaS
6 7 (2.68%) IaaS
7 6 (2.30%) Office 365
8 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.28%) DNS
2 15 (5.75%) SAN
3 13 (4.98%) LDAP
4 11 (4.21%) WAN
5 6 (2.30%) MPLS
6 5 (1.92%) LAN
7 4 (1.53%) DHCP
7 4 (1.53%) Firewall
7 4 (1.53%) Internet
8 3 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.15%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.15%) SSL
8 3 (1.15%) VPN
9 2 (0.77%) HTTP
9 2 (0.77%) NAS
9 2 (0.77%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.38%) Intranet
10 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.51%) NoSQL
3 15 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (5.75%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (3.07%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.07%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.30%) Big Data
7 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.15%) MySQL
8 3 (1.15%) SAP HANA
8 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.77%) OLAP
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.38%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (9.58%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.21%) TeamCity
3 9 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.77%) NUnit
4 2 (0.77%) Selenium
4 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.77%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.38%) JIRA
5 1 (0.38%) JUnit
5 1 (0.38%) NuGet
5 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.38%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (19.92%) Finance
2 38 (14.56%) Games
3 25 (9.58%) Advertising
4 21 (8.05%) Retail
5 16 (6.13%) Manufacturing
6 15 (5.75%) Local Government
7 7 (2.68%) Legal
8 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.77%) Marketing
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (16.48%) Web Services
2 42 (16.09%) .NET
3 30 (11.49%) Middleware
4 15 (5.75%) ASP.NET
5 14 (5.36%) Node.js
6 11 (4.21%) React
7 8 (3.07%) SOAP
8 7 (2.68%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.30%) XML
10 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (1.92%) CSS
10 5 (1.92%) REST
10 5 (1.92%) Spring
11 4 (1.53%) CSS3
11 4 (1.53%) HTML
11 4 (1.53%) JSON
12 3 (1.15%) HTML5
12 3 (1.15%) LAMP
12 3 (1.15%) Struts
13 2 (0.77%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.43%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (7.28%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.92%) Private Cloud
5 5 (1.92%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.15%) Fintech
6 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.15%) User Experience
7 2 (0.77%) Clustering
7 2 (0.77%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.77%) NHS
7 2 (0.77%) Online Games
7 2 (0.77%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.77%) W3C
8 1 (0.38%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.09%) Linux
2 23 (8.81%) Windows
3 14 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (3.45%) Unix
4 9 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.53%) HPUX
6 4 (1.53%) Solaris
7 2 (0.77%) Android
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (24.52%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.39%) TOGAF
3 43 (16.48%) E-Commerce
4 40 (15.33%) High Availability
5 36 (13.79%) DevOps
6 29 (11.11%) SOA
7 28 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (10.34%) Microservices
9 25 (9.58%) Open Source
10 24 (9.20%) API Design
10 24 (9.20%) UML
11 22 (8.43%) Enterprise Architecture
11 22 (8.43%) Migration
12 21 (8.05%) Business Analysis
12 21 (8.05%) ITIL
13 19 (7.28%) IT Strategy
14 17 (6.51%) Load Balancing
15 16 (6.13%) Use Case
16 15 (5.75%) Requirements Analysis
17 14 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 79 (30.27%) Java
2 34 (13.03%) SQL
3 23 (8.81%) C#
4 22 (8.43%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.45%) PHP
6 3 (1.15%) Python
7 2 (0.77%) C
8 1 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (2.68%) Degree
1 7 (2.68%) ISEB
2 5 (1.92%) CCNP
2 5 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (1.92%) MCSE
2 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.15%) MCITP
4 3 (1.15%) VCAP
5 2 (0.77%) MBA
5 2 (0.77%) MCSA
6 1 (0.38%) CCA
6 1 (0.38%) CCDA
6 1 (0.38%) CCIE
6 1 (0.38%) CEH
6 1 (0.38%) CISM
6 1 (0.38%) CISSP
6 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.38%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.49%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.15%) QA
3 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.38%) IFRS
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.38%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (9.20%) Active Directory
3 22 (8.43%) Docker
4 13 (4.98%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.53%) vSphere
5 4 (1.53%) XenApp
6 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 50 (19.16%) Puppet
2 6 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.15%) Icinga
3 3 (1.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 72 (27.59%) VMware
2 48 (18.39%) Cisco
3 46 (17.62%) Oracle
4 43 (16.48%) Microsoft
5 23 (8.81%) F5
6 19 (7.28%) Rackspace
7 16 (6.13%) Google
8 15 (5.75%) Brocade
9 13 (4.98%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (4.60%) Infoblox
11 10 (3.83%) Citrix
11 10 (3.83%) NetApp
12 9 (3.45%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.07%) HP
14 7 (2.68%) CommVault
14 7 (2.68%) Dell Compellent
14 7 (2.68%) Nimble Storage
14 7 (2.68%) SAP
15 6 (2.30%) Nokia
15 6 (2.30%) ServiceNow
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