Period
to 15 July 2019

The median annual salary for an Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

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

Architect
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 35 78
Rank change year-on-year -33 +43 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 33 78 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.83% 5.86% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 6.05% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 104 23
South Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +17.39% -20.69%
10th Percentile £48,000 £52,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £77,000 £99,250 £63,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £65,250 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -6.79% +3.70% +8.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,135 1,289 1,363
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.17% 96.84% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1,087 1,142
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,300 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,650 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in South Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Architect in South Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Architect in South Yorkshire

Architect
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -31 29 £65,000 -3.70% 9
Doncaster +3 2 £64,500 +29.00%
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (27.27%) DevOps
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) Public Cloud
5 7 (21.21%) Technical Leadership
5 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.21%) Microservices
5 7 (21.21%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (18.18%) Banking
7 5 (15.15%) SAN
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.15%) NAS
7 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
7 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
7 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
7 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (15.15%) Coaching
7 5 (15.15%) User Experience
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (12.12%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
8 4 (12.12%) API Design
8 4 (12.12%) Data Science
8 4 (12.12%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Big Data
8 4 (12.12%) Amazon S3
8 4 (12.12%) Pega
8 4 (12.12%) SOA

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (6.06%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (6.06%) Confluence
1 2 (6.06%) Mule
1 2 (6.06%) Mule ESB
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.12%) Amazon S3
4 3 (9.09%) IaaS
4 3 (9.09%) PaaS
5 2 (6.06%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 2 (6.06%) CloudBees
5 2 (6.06%) GitHub
5 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (6.06%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.03%) SaaS
6 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) NAS
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) BGP
4 1 (3.03%) MPLS
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
1 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.12%) Big Data
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket Server
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 3 (9.09%) Kafka
1 3 (9.09%) Node.js
2 2 (6.06%) JSON
2 2 (6.06%) RAML
2 2 (6.06%) REST
2 2 (6.06%) SOAP
2 2 (6.06%) Spring
2 2 (6.06%) Spring Integration
2 2 (6.06%) WSDL
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Public Cloud
2 5 (15.15%) User Experience
3 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.12%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Native
5 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) DevOps
3 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
3 7 (21.21%) Microservices
3 7 (21.21%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (21.21%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (15.15%) Coaching
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Software Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) API Design
5 4 (12.12%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Data Science
5 4 (12.12%) Process Management
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (6.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Java
1 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 3 (9.09%) Perl
1 3 (9.09%) PHP
1 3 (9.09%) Python
1 3 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CCDP
2 1 (3.03%) CCIE
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) COBIT
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Pega
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle