The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Solution Architect
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 117 120
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 87 86 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.45% 2.22% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 2.26% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 77 70 71
Median salary £67,500 £66,000 £62,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3465 3797 4540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.55% 98.11% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3223 3634
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in West Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Solutions Architect in West Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Architect in West Yorkshire

Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +32 73 £66,250 +6.00% 2
Bradford -28 5 £77,500 +10.71% 2
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 61 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (32.08%) Java
3 41 (25.79%) SOA
3 41 (25.79%) Microservices
4 36 (22.64%) JavaScript
5 35 (22.01%) TOGAF
6 33 (20.75%) Finance
6 33 (20.75%) Microsoft
7 28 (17.61%) E-Commerce
8 27 (16.98%) Node.js
9 24 (15.09%) High Availability
9 24 (15.09%) Docker
10 23 (14.47%) SQL
10 23 (14.47%) .NET
10 23 (14.47%) VMware
11 21 (13.21%) Puppet
11 21 (13.21%) React
11 21 (13.21%) Games
11 21 (13.21%) CRM
11 21 (13.21%) Presales
12 20 (12.58%) Retail
12 20 (12.58%) Enterprise Architecture
13 18 (11.32%) C#
13 18 (11.32%) IT Strategy
14 17 (10.69%) Advertising
15 14 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (8.81%) Salesforce.com
16 13 (8.18%) Analytics
16 13 (8.18%) Marketing
16 13 (8.18%) Data Management

Solutions 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 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.26%) Apache
2 2 (1.26%) CMS
2 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.52%) SAP HCM
2 4 (2.52%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.63%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.63%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.03%) SaaS
4 7 (4.40%) PaaS
5 3 (1.89%) IaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.63%) Force.com
6 1 (0.63%) Office 365
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.52%) Extranet
1 4 (2.52%) Intranet
2 3 (1.89%) HTTP
2 3 (1.89%) Internet
3 2 (1.26%) LAN
3 2 (1.26%) SSL
3 2 (1.26%) WAN
4 1 (0.63%) SMTP
4 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.14%) OLAP
3 4 (2.52%) OLTP
4 3 (1.89%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.26%) Big Data
5 2 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.26%) MySQL
5 2 (1.26%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (1.26%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.26%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.63%) Fiddler
1 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.63%) gulp
1 1 (0.63%) JUnit
1 1 (0.63%) NUnit
1 1 (0.63%) ReSharper
1 1 (0.63%) Selenium
1 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (20.75%) Finance
2 21 (13.21%) Games
3 20 (12.58%) Retail
4 17 (10.69%) Advertising
5 13 (8.18%) Marketing
6 5 (3.14%) Back Office
6 5 (3.14%) Banking
7 3 (1.89%) Legal
8 2 (1.26%) Billing
8 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.98%) Node.js
2 23 (14.47%) .NET
3 21 (13.21%) React
4 12 (7.55%) REST
4 12 (7.55%) Web Services
4 12 (7.55%) XML
5 7 (4.40%) AngularJS
5 7 (4.40%) CSS
5 7 (4.40%) HTML
6 6 (3.77%) JMS
6 6 (3.77%) SOAP
6 6 (3.77%) WCF
7 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.52%) EDI
8 4 (2.52%) JSON
9 3 (1.89%) HTML5
9 3 (1.89%) RESTful
9 3 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.26%) MDX
10 2 (1.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.03%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.40%) Fintech
3 5 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.26%) AS400
6 2 (1.26%) Clustering
6 2 (1.26%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.26%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.26%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.63%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.77%) Windows
2 5 (3.14%) Linux
3 3 (1.89%) Android
4 2 (1.26%) AIX
4 2 (1.26%) Solaris
4 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.63%) Unix
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.79%) Microservices
2 41 (25.79%) SOA
3 35 (22.01%) TOGAF
4 28 (17.61%) E-Commerce
5 24 (15.09%) High Availability
6 21 (13.21%) CRM
6 21 (13.21%) Presales
7 20 (12.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 18 (11.32%) IT Strategy
9 14 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (8.18%) Analytics
10 13 (8.18%) Data Management
10 13 (8.18%) Migration
11 11 (6.92%) Zachman Framework
12 10 (6.29%) UML
13 9 (5.66%) Data Migration
13 9 (5.66%) Mentoring
14 8 (5.03%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.08%) Java
2 36 (22.64%) JavaScript
3 23 (14.47%) SQL
4 18 (11.32%) C#
5 5 (3.14%) PHP
6 4 (2.52%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.89%) C
8 2 (1.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.03%) Degree
2 3 (1.89%) ISEB
3 2 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) GDPR
2 4 (2.52%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (15.09%) Docker
2 9 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (13.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.47%) VMware
3 14 (8.81%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (7.55%) Oracle
4 12 (7.55%) SAP
5 4 (2.52%) Citrix
5 4 (2.52%) HP
6 3 (1.89%) IBM
7 2 (1.26%) Cisco
7 2 (1.26%) Nintex
8 1 (0.63%) Google
8 1 (0.63%) JDA
8 1 (0.63%) QAD
8 1 (0.63%) RedPrairie
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