Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £72,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 219 278
Rank change year-on-year -9 +59 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 32 61 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.48% 0.80% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.82% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 30
West Yorkshire median annual salary £72,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.77% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £41,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £105,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -

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 6530 7466 9042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.12% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5509 6449 7308
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,220
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -19 19 £65,000 - 1
Halifax +32 8 £85,000 -
Bradford +1 5 £72,500 -19.44%
Senior Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 16 (50.00%) Migration
1 16 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Retail
2 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (34.38%) TOGAF
5 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
5 10 (31.25%) Web Services
5 10 (31.25%) SOA
5 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (31.25%) Google
5 10 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (28.13%) Use Case
6 9 (28.13%) Local Government
6 9 (28.13%) Open Source
6 9 (28.13%) Rackspace
6 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (28.13%) DevOps
6 9 (28.13%) UML
6 9 (28.13%) Middleware
6 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
6 9 (28.13%) VMware
6 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.00%) Validation
7 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 8 (25.00%) IT Strategy
8 7 (21.88%) Scrum
9 6 (18.75%) MPLS

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 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
1 6 (18.75%) LAN
1 6 (18.75%) MPLS
2 5 (15.63%) Network Security
2 5 (15.63%) WAN
2 5 (15.63%) Wireless
2 5 (15.63%) WLAN
3 3 (9.38%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
1 13 (40.63%) Retail
2 9 (28.13%) Local Government
2 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Web Services
2 9 (28.13%) Middleware
3 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) RESTful
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) WCF
4 1 (3.13%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Migration
1 16 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (34.38%) TOGAF
4 10 (31.25%) SOA
5 9 (28.13%) DevOps
5 9 (28.13%) Open Source
5 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (28.13%) UML
5 9 (28.13%) Use Case
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) IT Strategy
6 8 (25.00%) Validation
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
8 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (15.63%) Network Architecture
9 4 (12.50%) Coaching
9 4 (12.50%) Network Design
9 4 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCIE
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Google
2 9 (28.13%) Rackspace
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft