The median annual salary for a Software Architect was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Software Architect
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 149 179
Rank change year-on-year -8 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 1 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.040% 0.44% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.45% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04%  

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 2458 2871 3253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.12% 97.89% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2042 2375 2576
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 £27,500
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%  

Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Architect in Leeds

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Software Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Software 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 Software Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Akka
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito

Software 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TestNG
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Akka
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Dropwizard
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Development
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
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