Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

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

Senior Architect
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 194 255
Rank change year-on-year -8 +61 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 18 44 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.38% 0.80% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.82% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 10
Leeds median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £57,500 £54,500 £41,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,250 £105,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £72,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +10.77% +4.00% +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4583 5360 6791
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 98.02% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3882 4545 5370
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,025
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Senior Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 6 months to 17 October 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 17 October 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 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (66.67%) SOA
2 12 (66.67%) UML
3 11 (61.11%) Web Services
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) Retail
4 10 (55.56%) Migration
4 10 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (55.56%) Local Government
4 10 (55.56%) Google
4 10 (55.56%) Use Case
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (55.56%) Open Source
4 10 (55.56%) Rackspace
4 10 (55.56%) Manufacturing
4 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 10 (55.56%) Middleware
4 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (55.56%) DevOps
4 10 (55.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) ITSM

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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (55.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Retail
3 10 (55.56%) Local Government
3 10 (55.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 10 (55.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) React
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Fintech
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) SOA
1 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (66.67%) UML
2 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 10 (55.56%) Migration
2 10 (55.56%) Open Source
2 10 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (55.56%) Use Case
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Google
2 10 (55.56%) Rackspace
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft