Period
to 17 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 31 59
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 59 67 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.19% 5.98% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.35% 6.17% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 56 82 48
South Yorkshire median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% - -5.45%
10th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £58,200
90th Percentile £110,000 £85,000 £82,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +16.67%

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 1,103 1,086 1,329
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 96.96% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 829 929 1,111
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,600 £23,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 2018. 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 -9 43 £62,500 -7.41% 9
Doncaster -1 7 £90,000 +38.46%
Barnsley - 1 £49,000 -
Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) Finance
3 17 (28.81%) IT Strategy
4 16 (27.12%) Microservices
5 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
7 12 (20.34%) Technical Leadership
8 11 (18.64%) DevOps
9 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
9 9 (15.25%) REST
9 9 (15.25%) SOA
9 9 (15.25%) Java
9 9 (15.25%) SQL
9 9 (15.25%) SOAP
9 9 (15.25%) Banking
10 8 (13.56%) Spring
10 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (13.56%) Web Services
10 8 (13.56%) Windows
10 8 (13.56%) CCIE
10 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (13.56%) Cisco
10 8 (13.56%) IBM
10 8 (13.56%) Juniper
10 8 (13.56%) Puppet
10 8 (13.56%) Analytics
10 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (11.86%) Cloud Native

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 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark
1 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) Mule
3 1 (1.69%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.17%) Office 365
4 5 (8.47%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (8.47%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (6.78%) IaaS
5 4 (6.78%) PaaS
6 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.39%) Apple Pay
7 2 (3.39%) GitHub
7 2 (3.39%) Google Pay
7 2 (3.39%) SaaS
7 2 (3.39%) Serverless
8 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.69%) CloudBees
8 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) BGP
1 6 (10.17%) Firewall
1 6 (10.17%) MPLS
1 6 (10.17%) WAN
2 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) 2G
3 1 (1.69%) 3G
3 1 (1.69%) 4G
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.69%) LTE
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (8.47%) Big Data
1 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
1 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
1 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Hudson
3 2 (3.39%) SonarQube
3 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.69%) AppScan
4 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) REST
1 9 (15.25%) SOAP
2 8 (13.56%) Spring
2 8 (13.56%) Web Services
3 7 (11.86%) Middleware
3 7 (11.86%) Spring Boot
4 5 (8.47%) .NET
4 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.47%) Kafka
4 5 (8.47%) Node.js
4 5 (8.47%) React
4 5 (8.47%) TensorFlow
5 2 (3.39%) JSON
5 2 (3.39%) RAML
6 1 (1.69%) CSS
6 1 (1.69%) Java EE
6 1 (1.69%) JSF
6 1 (1.69%) JSP
6 1 (1.69%) Spring Integration
6 1 (1.69%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Cloud Native
1 7 (11.86%) DataPower
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Social Media
3 3 (5.08%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) IT Strategy
3 16 (27.12%) Microservices
4 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (20.34%) Technical Leadership
5 11 (18.64%) DevOps
6 9 (15.25%) SOA
7 8 (13.56%) Analytics
7 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.86%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.17%) TDD
10 5 (8.47%) Big Data Analytics
10 5 (8.47%) CRM
10 5 (8.47%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) Java
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) Java 8
3 3 (5.08%) C#
3 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.39%) Apex Code
4 2 (3.39%) X++
5 1 (1.69%) C
5 1 (1.69%) Formula Language
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) CCIE
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.17%) JNCIE
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.39%) CCNP
4 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
4 2 (3.39%) JNCIP
4 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.69%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) GDPR
2 2 (3.39%) PMO
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Puppet
2 7 (11.86%) Ansible
2 7 (11.86%) Kubernetes
3 5 (8.47%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Cisco
2 8 (13.56%) IBM
2 8 (13.56%) Juniper
3 3 (5.08%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (5.08%) Citrix
3 3 (5.08%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.39%) Apple
4 2 (3.39%) F5
4 2 (3.39%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) BT
5 1 (1.69%) CA
5 1 (1.69%) Facebook
5 1 (1.69%) Twitter