The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Senior Architect
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 163 183
Rank change year-on-year +25 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 20 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.77% 0.48% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.50% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 3
Median salary £65,000 £63,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% +27.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £71,500 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +6.71% +3.07%  

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 2522 3197 3655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.41% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2622 2943
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Leeds

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Senior Architect in Leeds

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Architect in the job title.

1 23 (52.27%) DevOps
2 22 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (40.91%) Finance
3 18 (40.91%) Java
4 16 (36.36%) Middleware
4 16 (36.36%) SOA
5 15 (34.09%) Web Services
5 15 (34.09%) UML
5 15 (34.09%) Use Case
5 15 (34.09%) VMware
5 15 (34.09%) Open Source
6 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (31.82%) Rackspace
6 14 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (31.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (31.82%) Retail
6 14 (31.82%) Migration
6 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (31.82%) Local Government
6 14 (31.82%) Google
6 14 (31.82%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (31.82%) Manufacturing
6 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
7 12 (27.27%) Advertising
7 12 (27.27%) .NET
7 12 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 12 (27.27%) Games
7 12 (27.27%) API Design
8 8 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (18.18%) Microservices

Senior 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 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (31.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 8 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (18.18%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Local Government
2 14 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 14 (31.82%) Retail
3 12 (27.27%) Advertising
3 12 (27.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) Middleware
2 15 (34.09%) Web Services
3 12 (27.27%) .NET
4 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.55%) Spring
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.27%) JSON
6 1 (2.27%) REST
6 1 (2.27%) RESTful
6 1 (2.27%) SOAP
6 1 (2.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Android
1 1 (2.27%) HPUX
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) DevOps
2 16 (36.36%) SOA
3 15 (34.09%) Open Source
3 15 (34.09%) UML
3 15 (34.09%) Use Case
4 14 (31.82%) Migration
4 14 (31.82%) Requirements Analysis
4 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (27.27%) API Design
5 12 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 8 (18.18%) Microservices
7 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.64%) TOGAF
9 4 (9.09%) ArchiMate
10 2 (4.55%) CRM
10 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (2.27%) B2C
11 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Java
2 8 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) VMware
2 14 (31.82%) Google
2 14 (31.82%) Rackspace
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Pega
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
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