The median annual salary for a Solutions Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 159 94
Rank change year-on-year +46 -65  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 70 48 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.94% 1.08% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.11% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 58 44 104
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £61,215
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 3535 4306 4974
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.83% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3572 3979
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +22 41 £67,500 +8.00% 6
Bradford +13 13 £82,500 +37.50% 2
Halifax - 5 £55,000 -
Castleford - 3 £52,500 -
Wakefield +3 1 £72,500 +70.58%
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 67 (42.95%) Java
2 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (26.92%) TOGAF
4 39 (25.00%) SOA
5 38 (24.36%) JavaScript
6 31 (19.87%) .NET
7 30 (19.23%) C#
8 26 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 26 (16.67%) REST
8 26 (16.67%) Microservices
9 24 (15.38%) API Design
9 24 (15.38%) Retail
10 23 (14.74%) Games
11 21 (13.46%) Business Analysis
12 19 (12.18%) SQL
12 19 (12.18%) Microsoft
13 18 (11.54%) Advertising
14 16 (10.26%) Oracle
14 16 (10.26%) Mentoring
15 15 (9.62%) Docker
16 14 (8.97%) Node.js
16 14 (8.97%) Zachman Framework
17 13 (8.33%) High Availability
18 12 (7.69%) Puppet
18 12 (7.69%) Finance
18 12 (7.69%) E-Commerce
18 12 (7.69%) IT Strategy
19 11 (7.05%) VMware
20 10 (6.41%) MS Excel
20 10 (6.41%) Coaching

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 2 (1.28%) Apache
1 2 (1.28%) CMS
1 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) SAP HCM
1 4 (2.56%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.85%) PaaS
2 6 (3.85%) SaaS
3 2 (1.28%) IaaS
3 2 (1.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.64%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.49%) LAN
1 7 (4.49%) Unified Communications
1 7 (4.49%) WAN
2 3 (1.92%) HTTP
2 3 (1.92%) Internet
2 3 (1.92%) Intranet
3 2 (1.28%) Extranet
3 2 (1.28%) SSL
4 1 (0.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.92%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.28%) MySQL
3 2 (1.28%) OLAP
3 2 (1.28%) OLTP
3 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.64%) Big Data
4 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.64%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (0.64%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.28%) NUnit
1 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.64%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.64%) gulp
2 1 (0.64%) JUnit
2 1 (0.64%) NuGet
2 1 (0.64%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.64%) Selenium
2 1 (0.64%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.64%) VersionOne
2 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (15.38%) Retail
2 23 (14.74%) Games
3 18 (11.54%) Advertising
4 12 (7.69%) Finance
5 6 (3.85%) Legal
6 2 (1.28%) Marketing
7 1 (0.64%) Automotive
7 1 (0.64%) Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.87%) .NET
2 26 (16.67%) REST
3 14 (8.97%) Node.js
4 9 (5.77%) React
5 8 (5.13%) CSS
6 7 (4.49%) AngularJS
6 7 (4.49%) HTML
6 7 (4.49%) SOAP
6 7 (4.49%) WCF
6 7 (4.49%) XML
7 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (3.21%) EDI
8 4 (2.56%) Middleware
8 4 (2.56%) Web Services
9 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.92%) HTML5
9 3 (1.92%) JSON
9 3 (1.92%) LAMP
9 3 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.77%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.28%) Clustering
3 2 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.64%) User Experience
4 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.85%) Linux
1 6 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (1.28%) Android
2 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.64%) Unix
3 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (26.92%) TOGAF
3 39 (25.00%) SOA
4 26 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 26 (16.67%) Microservices
5 24 (15.38%) API Design
6 21 (13.46%) Business Analysis
7 16 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 14 (8.97%) Zachman Framework
9 13 (8.33%) High Availability
10 12 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.69%) IT Strategy
11 10 (6.41%) Coaching
12 9 (5.77%) ArchiMate
12 9 (5.77%) CRM
13 8 (5.13%) Analytics
13 8 (5.13%) Open Source
14 7 (4.49%) Business Development
14 7 (4.49%) Service Management
15 6 (3.85%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.95%) Java
2 38 (24.36%) JavaScript
3 30 (19.23%) C#
4 19 (12.18%) SQL
5 5 (3.21%) PHP
6 4 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.64%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.21%) Degree
2 3 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.64%) IFRS
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (9.62%) Docker
2 7 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.26%) Oracle
3 11 (7.05%) VMware
4 7 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco
6 1 (0.64%) Citrix
6 1 (0.64%) Google
6 1 (0.64%) HP
6 1 (0.64%) IBM
6 1 (0.64%) Informatica
6 1 (0.64%) Nintex
6 1 (0.64%) Pega
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
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