Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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

Architect
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 55 30
Rank change year-on-year -3 -25 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 246 306 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.48% 4.65% 7.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 4.77% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 219 258 441
West Yorkshire median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £83,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 5,310 6,414 7,533
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 97.49% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,391 5,421 6,448
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,708
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in West Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Architect in West Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in West Yorkshire

Architect
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Leeds -7 179 £70,000 +7.69% 38
Bradford +36 47 £70,000 - 5
Halifax -2 9 £75,000 -11.76% 1
Wakefield -8 2 £60,000 -
Pudsey +8 1 £52,000 -
Keighley - 1 £57,500 -
Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 83 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (21.54%) Java
5 45 (18.29%) Finance
6 43 (17.48%) Presales
7 42 (17.07%) SOA
8 37 (15.04%) TOGAF
9 36 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
10 34 (13.82%) Test Automation
11 31 (12.60%) Microsoft
12 29 (11.79%) Middleware
13 28 (11.38%) Oracle
13 28 (11.38%) UML
14 27 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (10.98%) DevOps
15 25 (10.16%) Jenkins
15 25 (10.16%) Scrum
16 24 (9.76%) Retail
17 23 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
18 22 (8.94%) C#
18 22 (8.94%) Validation
18 22 (8.94%) Coaching
18 22 (8.94%) Microservices
19 21 (8.54%) Waterfall
19 21 (8.54%) Analytics
19 21 (8.54%) Web Services
19 21 (8.54%) Data Modelling
20 20 (8.13%) Linux
20 20 (8.13%) Migration

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 9 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (3.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.63%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.22%) CMS
5 3 (1.22%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.81%) Apache
6 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) IIS
7 1 (0.41%) Marvel
7 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.81%) SAP IBP
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.41%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.41%) SAP EHS
3 1 (0.41%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 60 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (7.32%) PaaS
4 15 (6.10%) IaaS
5 10 (4.07%) Office 365
5 10 (4.07%) SaaS
5 10 (4.07%) Serverless
6 9 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.81%) Akamai
8 2 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.41%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.41%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.63%) Firewall
1 4 (1.63%) WAN
2 3 (1.22%) DHCP
2 3 (1.22%) DNS
2 3 (1.22%) LAN
2 3 (1.22%) SMS
2 3 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.81%) BGP
3 2 (0.81%) EIGRP
3 2 (0.81%) Internet
3 2 (0.81%) OSPF
4 1 (0.41%) Broadband
4 1 (0.41%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) SAN
4 1 (0.41%) VLAN
4 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.72%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (6.91%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.50%) SQL Server
4 15 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (5.69%) MySQL
6 11 (4.47%) Big Data
7 9 (3.66%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.66%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.25%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.03%) PerformancePoint
10 5 (2.03%) PowerPivot
10 5 (2.03%) Redis
10 5 (2.03%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.81%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (10.16%) Jenkins
2 19 (7.72%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.69%) Maven
4 13 (5.28%) Selenium
4 13 (5.28%) WebDriver
5 9 (3.66%) Gradle
6 8 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.25%) SoapUI
6 8 (3.25%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.03%) JIRA
8 2 (0.81%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
General
1 45 (18.29%) Finance
2 24 (9.76%) Retail
3 9 (3.66%) Banking
4 6 (2.44%) Legal
4 6 (2.44%) Local Government
4 6 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.03%) Marketing
6 4 (1.63%) Publishing
7 3 (1.22%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 2 (0.81%) Billing
8 2 (0.81%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
9 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.79%) Middleware
2 21 (8.54%) Web Services
3 18 (7.32%) XML
4 16 (6.50%) .NET
5 12 (4.88%) AngularJS
6 10 (4.07%) HTML
6 10 (4.07%) Node.js
7 9 (3.66%) Kafka
8 6 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (2.44%) JSON
9 5 (2.03%) CSS
9 5 (2.03%) MDX
9 5 (2.03%) Memcached
9 5 (2.03%) REST
10 4 (1.63%) HTML5
10 4 (1.63%) Java EE
10 4 (1.63%) JMS
10 4 (1.63%) RESTful
11 3 (1.22%) Express
11 3 (1.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.91%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.47%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.07%) Fintech
6 6 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.03%) NHS
8 4 (1.63%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.22%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.81%) User Experience
11 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) PlayStation
11 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) Social Network
11 1 (0.41%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.13%) Linux
2 16 (6.50%) Windows
3 5 (2.03%) Unix
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (17.48%) Presales
3 42 (17.07%) SOA
4 37 (15.04%) TOGAF
5 36 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 34 (13.82%) Test Automation
7 28 (11.38%) UML
8 27 (10.98%) DevOps
8 27 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (10.16%) Scrum
10 23 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (8.94%) Coaching
11 22 (8.94%) Microservices
11 22 (8.94%) Validation
12 21 (8.54%) Analytics
12 21 (8.54%) Data Modelling
12 21 (8.54%) Waterfall
13 20 (8.13%) Migration
14 17 (6.91%) Data Integration
14 17 (6.91%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 53 (21.54%) Java
2 22 (8.94%) C#
3 19 (7.72%) SQL
4 18 (7.32%) Python
5 10 (4.07%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.25%) Ruby
7 5 (2.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 5 (2.03%) Java 8
8 4 (1.63%) X++
9 3 (1.22%) C++
9 3 (1.22%) PHP
9 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.81%) C
10 2 (0.81%) Groovy
10 2 (0.81%) Perl
11 1 (0.41%) Go
11 1 (0.41%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 17 (6.91%) Degree
2 12 (4.88%) CISSP
3 9 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.25%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.85%) AWS Certification
6 5 (2.03%) TOGAF Certification
7 4 (1.63%) CISM
8 3 (1.22%) ISEB
9 2 (0.81%) MCSA
9 2 (0.81%) MCSE
9 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.41%) CEH
10 1 (0.41%) CISA
10 1 (0.41%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.41%) GIAC
10 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.41%) SANS
10 1 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.03%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (2.03%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.03%) QA
3 3 (1.22%) SLA
4 2 (0.81%) PMO
5 1 (0.41%) GDPR
5 1 (0.41%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 13 (5.28%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.88%) Docker
3 3 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (4.47%) Puppet
2 10 (4.07%) Ansible
3 9 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.22%) Terraform
5 2 (0.81%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.81%) Mesos
5 2 (0.81%) SCCM
6 1 (0.41%) CASB
6 1 (0.41%) Kibana
6 1 (0.41%) logstash
6 1 (0.41%) Rancher
Vendors
1 31 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.38%) Oracle
3 17 (6.91%) Google
4 11 (4.47%) MuleSoft
5 9 (3.66%) IBM
5 9 (3.66%) SAP
5 9 (3.66%) VMware
6 6 (2.44%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.63%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.63%) Nintex
7 4 (1.63%) Pega
8 3 (1.22%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.81%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (0.81%) CyberArk
9 2 (0.81%) F5
9 2 (0.81%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.81%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.81%) McAfee
9 2 (0.81%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.81%) TIBCO