Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Software Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Architecture over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 211 161
Rank change year-on-year +4 -50 +75
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 16 19 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.32% 0.35% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.39% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 103
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% -21.62%
10th Percentile £54,375 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £97,625 £90,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.98% -10.92%

Software Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4558 4855 6398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.27% 90.56% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3831 4157 5088
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Software Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Leeds

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Leeds

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (62.50%) PHP
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) Coaching
5 5 (31.25%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Microservices
6 4 (25.00%) RESTful
6 4 (25.00%) React
6 4 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
7 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) Games
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) BDD
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) CSS
9 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
9 1 (6.25%) HTML
9 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 1 (6.25%) Scrum
9 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
9 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ

Software Architecture
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 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Lead Software Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Architect
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Technical Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) React
1 4 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) Dropwizard
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) Meteor
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Coaching
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 4 (25.00%) Microservices
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) ES6
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google