The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 36 42
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 166 172 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.52% 6.01% 6.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.72% 6.14% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 126 123 144
Median salary £67,500 £61,000 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.65% -1.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,650
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +0.76%  

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 2472 2802 3255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.90% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2054 2334 2572
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,360
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 98 (33.33%) VMware
2 79 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (25.17%) Web Services
5 71 (24.15%) Finance
6 69 (23.47%) Java
7 65 (22.11%) E-Commerce
8 61 (20.75%) Puppet
9 59 (20.07%) Microsoft Azure
10 57 (19.39%) TOGAF
11 55 (18.71%) High Availability
12 52 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 47 (15.99%) Microsoft
14 45 (15.31%) Oracle
15 44 (14.97%) Docker
16 42 (14.29%) UML
17 41 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
17 41 (13.95%) DevOps
18 40 (13.61%) Linux
19 39 (13.27%) Migration
20 38 (12.93%) Rackspace
20 38 (12.93%) Retail
21 37 (12.59%) SOA
22 35 (11.90%) Games
23 34 (11.56%) Cisco
23 34 (11.56%) Git (software)
23 34 (11.56%) F5
24 33 (11.22%) Microservices
25 32 (10.88%) .NET
26 31 (10.54%) SQL

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 9 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (1.36%) IIS
2 4 (1.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.36%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.68%) Apache
4 2 (0.68%) CMS
4 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (1.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.02%) SAP HCM
2 3 (1.02%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.68%) SAP EWM
3 2 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 79 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (20.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (7.14%) SaaS
4 20 (6.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (5.78%) PaaS
6 14 (4.76%) IaaS
7 4 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.36%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.36%) Office 365
8 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.80%) DNS
2 14 (4.76%) WAN
3 11 (3.74%) SAN
4 9 (3.06%) LDAP
4 9 (3.06%) SSL
5 7 (2.38%) LAN
5 7 (2.38%) MPLS
5 7 (2.38%) VPN
6 3 (1.02%) BGP
6 3 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.02%) DHCP
6 3 (1.02%) EIGRP
6 3 (1.02%) Firewall
6 3 (1.02%) Internet
6 3 (1.02%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.02%) NAS
6 3 (1.02%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.02%) OSPF
6 3 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.20%) MongoDB
1 30 (10.20%) NoSQL
2 29 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 22 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 20 (6.80%) RDBMS
6 19 (6.46%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.04%) Big Data
7 6 (2.04%) MySQL
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.02%) OLAP
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (1.02%) Riak
9 3 (1.02%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.68%) DataStage
10 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (11.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.02%) Selenium
2 3 (1.02%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.68%) JUnit
3 2 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.34%) Mockito
4 1 (0.34%) NUnit
4 1 (0.34%) TestNG
4 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 71 (24.15%) Finance
2 38 (12.93%) Retail
3 35 (11.90%) Games
4 22 (7.48%) Manufacturing
5 20 (6.80%) Local Government
6 17 (5.78%) Advertising
7 15 (5.10%) Marketing
8 6 (2.04%) Back Office
9 5 (1.70%) Banking
10 4 (1.36%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.02%) Legal
12 2 (0.68%) Billing
12 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (25.17%) Web Services
2 32 (10.88%) .NET
3 26 (8.84%) Node.js
4 23 (7.82%) Middleware
5 22 (7.48%) React
6 9 (3.06%) XML
7 8 (2.72%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.38%) Spring
9 6 (2.04%) JMS
10 5 (1.70%) RESTful
11 4 (1.36%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.36%) REST
11 4 (1.36%) SOAP
12 3 (1.02%) Apache Camel
12 3 (1.02%) JSON
12 3 (1.02%) Struts
13 2 (0.68%) AngularJS
13 2 (0.68%) LAMP
13 2 (0.68%) MDX
13 2 (0.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.18%) Management Information System
2 22 (7.48%) Private Cloud
3 21 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 21 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (4.08%) Public Cloud
5 10 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.72%) N-Tier
7 7 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.38%) Fintech
8 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.36%) User Experience
9 3 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.02%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.68%) AS400
10 2 (0.68%) Clustering
10 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.34%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.61%) Linux
2 25 (8.50%) Unix
3 19 (6.46%) Windows
4 10 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.04%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.70%) Solaris
8 4 (1.36%) Android
9 2 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (22.11%) E-Commerce
3 57 (19.39%) TOGAF
4 55 (18.71%) High Availability
5 42 (14.29%) UML
6 41 (13.95%) DevOps
6 41 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (13.27%) Migration
8 37 (12.59%) SOA
9 33 (11.22%) Microservices
10 28 (9.52%) Open Source
11 27 (9.18%) Presales
12 23 (7.82%) IT Strategy
12 23 (7.82%) ITIL
13 21 (7.14%) Load Balancing
13 21 (7.14%) Use Case
14 20 (6.80%) Requirements Analysis
14 20 (6.80%) Zachman Framework
15 19 (6.46%) CRM
16 17 (5.78%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 69 (23.47%) Java
2 31 (10.54%) SQL
3 29 (9.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (3.74%) C#
5 9 (3.06%) PHP
6 4 (1.36%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.02%) Python
8 2 (0.68%) C
8 2 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.34%) C++
9 1 (0.34%) Perl
9 1 (0.34%) Scala
9 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (4.76%) ISEB
2 11 (3.74%) Degree
3 10 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.02%) CCNP
4 3 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.02%) MCITP
4 3 (1.02%) MCSE
4 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.02%) VCAP
4 3 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.68%) CEH
5 2 (0.68%) CISM
5 2 (0.68%) CISSP
5 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.68%) GIAC
5 2 (0.68%) MBA
6 1 (0.34%) CISA
6 1 (0.34%) MBCS
6 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.36%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.02%) PMO
4 2 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 52 (17.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (14.97%) Docker
3 27 (9.18%) Active Directory
4 13 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (3.40%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.02%) vSphere
6 3 (1.02%) XenApp
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 61 (20.75%) Puppet
2 5 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.68%) Icinga
3 2 (0.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 98 (33.33%) VMware
2 47 (15.99%) Microsoft
3 45 (15.31%) Oracle
4 38 (12.93%) Rackspace
5 34 (11.56%) Cisco
5 34 (11.56%) F5
6 26 (8.84%) Brocade
7 21 (7.14%) Google
8 16 (5.44%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (5.10%) SAP
10 12 (4.08%) Infoblox
11 11 (3.74%) Citrix
12 10 (3.40%) HP
12 10 (3.40%) NetApp
13 9 (3.06%) IBM
14 8 (2.72%) CheckPoint
15 7 (2.38%) CommVault
15 7 (2.38%) Dell Compellent
15 7 (2.38%) Nimble Storage
16 6 (2.04%) Juniper
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