Period
to 17 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £66,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

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

Senior Architect
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 205 250 230
Rank change year-on-year +45 -20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 7 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.16% 0.24% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.25% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 38
West Yorkshire median annual salary £66,750 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% -7.69% -2.99%
10th Percentile £52,125 £47,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £65,000 £90,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% -7.69% -2.99%

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 4,327 6,469 6,912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.31% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,689 5,510 5,957
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,272 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in West Yorkshire

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Architect in West Yorkshire

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in West Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Leeds +28 7 £66,750 +11.25%
Senior Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, Senior 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 Senior Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) Decision-Making
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) API Design
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Presales

Senior 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 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Express
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) Decision-Making
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) API Design
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Technology Roadmap
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Pega