Period
to 20 September 2021

The median annual salary for an Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

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

Architect
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 54 99
Rank change year-on-year +17 +45 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 432 112 276
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.76% 4.32% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.12% 4.46% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 319 79 222
10th Percentile £51,142 £53,750 £49,550
25th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% - -
75th Percentile £83,750 £73,750 £77,375
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £82,500 £75,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.23% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,068 2,510 7,280
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.95% 96.84% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4,757 2,201 5,893
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Architect in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Architect in Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Architect in Yorkshire

Architect
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +4 288 £70,000 +7.69% 45
South Yorkshire +8 68 £70,000 +7.69% 5
North Yorkshire +41 65 £75,000 +22.45% 2
East Yorkshire -8 10 £68,750 -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 177 (40.97%) Azure
2 123 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (24.07%) DevOps
4 97 (22.45%) AWS
4 97 (22.45%) Microsoft
5 84 (19.44%) Data Modelling
6 82 (18.98%) Social Skills
7 81 (18.75%) SQL
8 78 (18.06%) Microservices
9 68 (15.74%) Finance
10 67 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
11 64 (14.81%) Analytics
12 63 (14.58%) Java
13 60 (13.89%) Kubernetes
14 52 (12.04%) TOGAF
15 51 (11.81%) Data Architecture
15 51 (11.81%) Data Warehouse
16 49 (11.34%) SOA
16 49 (11.34%) Serverless
17 47 (10.88%) PaaS
18 42 (9.72%) .NET
18 42 (9.72%) Windows
19 39 (9.03%) Data Governance
19 39 (9.03%) SQL Server
20 38 (8.80%) Retail
20 38 (8.80%) Docker
20 38 (8.80%) Public Sector
21 37 (8.56%) Architecture Roadmap
21 37 (8.56%) Technical Leadership
21 37 (8.56%) API Design

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.08%) Apache Spark
1 9 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.93%) OpenStack
2 4 (0.93%) SAS
3 2 (0.46%) Apache
3 2 (0.46%) Apache Synapse
3 2 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (0.46%) CMS
3 2 (0.46%) Drupal
3 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.46%) WordPress
4 1 (0.23%) Camunda
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.23%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 177 (40.97%) Azure
2 97 (22.45%) AWS
3 49 (11.34%) Serverless
4 47 (10.88%) PaaS
5 32 (7.41%) SaaS
6 21 (4.86%) IaaS
7 18 (4.17%) Azure Stack
8 14 (3.24%) Power Platform
9 13 (3.01%) Amazon EKS
9 13 (3.01%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 12 (2.78%) Azure Data Factory
10 12 (2.78%) GCP
11 10 (2.31%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (2.08%) Microsoft 365
13 7 (1.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (1.39%) Amazon S3
14 6 (1.39%) CloudFront
15 5 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.93%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.87%) Firewall
2 24 (5.56%) Broadband
3 19 (4.40%) MPLS
4 17 (3.94%) VLAN
5 15 (3.47%) DNS
5 15 (3.47%) VPN
6 14 (3.24%) 3GPP
6 14 (3.24%) DHCP
6 14 (3.24%) Ethernet
6 14 (3.24%) Internet
6 14 (3.24%) IPv4
6 14 (3.24%) IPv6
6 14 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (3.24%) Wireless
7 7 (1.62%) BGP
8 4 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (0.93%) LAN
8 4 (0.93%) WAN
9 3 (0.69%) 4G
9 3 (0.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.81%) Data Warehouse
2 39 (9.03%) SQL Server
3 24 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 24 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.94%) Metadata
5 15 (3.47%) Data Lake
6 14 (3.24%) Big Data
6 14 (3.24%) RDBMS
6 14 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (2.78%) Power BI
8 10 (2.31%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.85%) Tableau
10 7 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.62%) Spark SQL
11 6 (1.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.16%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.46%) RStudio
3 1 (0.23%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.23%) GitLab
General
1 82 (18.98%) Social Skills
2 68 (15.74%) Finance
3 38 (8.80%) Public Sector
3 38 (8.80%) Retail
4 18 (4.17%) Billing
5 13 (3.01%) Banking
5 13 (3.01%) Presentation Skills
6 11 (2.55%) Games
7 9 (2.08%) Influencing Skills
7 9 (2.08%) Marketing
8 7 (1.62%) Advertising
9 6 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.39%) Automotive
9 6 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.39%) Organisational Skills
10 5 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.93%) Law
11 4 (0.93%) Legal
12 3 (0.69%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (9.72%) .NET
2 22 (5.09%) Web Services
3 21 (4.86%) RESTful
4 19 (4.40%) REST
5 14 (3.24%) 802.1X
6 13 (3.01%) JSON
7 9 (2.08%) Kafka
8 7 (1.62%) PySpark
9 6 (1.39%) Node.js
9 6 (1.39%) Spring
9 6 (1.39%) Spring Boot
10 5 (1.16%) GraphQL
10 5 (1.16%) HTML
10 5 (1.16%) SOAP
11 3 (0.69%) Apache Flex
11 3 (0.69%) React
12 2 (0.46%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.23%) OpenID
13 1 (0.23%) Spring Cloud
13 1 (0.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.18%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.71%) Public Cloud
3 24 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.94%) Taxonomies
5 16 (3.70%) NHS
6 12 (2.78%) Reference Data
7 11 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.31%) Social Media
9 8 (1.85%) Cloud Native
9 8 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.62%) New Media
10 7 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.39%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.93%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.93%) Over-the-Top Content
13 4 (0.93%) Video\Live Streaming
14 3 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.69%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.72%) Windows
2 21 (4.86%) Linux
3 14 (3.24%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.01%) Debian
4 13 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (3.01%) Windows Server 2019
5 10 (2.31%) Android
5 10 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.69%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (24.07%) DevOps
3 84 (19.44%) Data Modelling
4 78 (18.06%) Microservices
5 67 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
6 64 (14.81%) Analytics
7 52 (12.04%) TOGAF
8 51 (11.81%) Data Architecture
9 49 (11.34%) SOA
10 39 (9.03%) Data Governance
11 37 (8.56%) API Design
11 37 (8.56%) Architecture Roadmap
11 37 (8.56%) Technical Leadership
12 36 (8.33%) ERP
12 36 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (7.87%) IT Strategy
13 34 (7.87%) Presales
14 33 (7.64%) Machine Learning
15 32 (7.41%) UML
16 30 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 81 (18.75%) SQL
2 63 (14.58%) Java
3 27 (6.25%) Python
4 19 (4.40%) PowerShell
5 18 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 14 (3.24%) PHP
7 13 (3.01%) Shell Script
8 12 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.62%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.62%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.62%) Scala
10 6 (1.39%) C#
10 6 (1.39%) Ruby
11 3 (0.69%) R
12 2 (0.46%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.23%) C
13 1 (0.23%) C++
13 1 (0.23%) Go
13 1 (0.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (3.24%) Degree
3 11 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.55%) MCSE
4 8 (1.85%) AWS Certification
5 7 (1.62%) CCNA
5 7 (1.62%) JNCIE
6 6 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 5 (1.16%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.93%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.69%) CCIE
9 3 (0.69%) MCP
9 3 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.23%) CCSP
10 1 (0.23%) CEH
10 1 (0.23%) CISM
10 1 (0.23%) CISSP
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.24%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.62%) GDPR
5 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 38 (8.80%) Docker
2 19 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.01%) KVM
4 12 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.85%) Firmware
6 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.23%) HDFS
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 60 (13.89%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.94%) Terraform
3 13 (3.01%) Rancher
4 5 (1.16%) Ansible
5 2 (0.46%) Puppet
6 1 (0.23%) Grafana
6 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 97 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.40%) Databricks
3 18 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (3.01%) VMware
5 11 (2.55%) Oracle
5 11 (2.55%) Splunk
6 10 (2.31%) Cisco
7 9 (2.08%) Google
7 9 (2.08%) SAP
8 8 (1.85%) Alteryx
9 7 (1.62%) Citrix
9 7 (1.62%) Juniper
10 6 (1.39%) Informatica
11 5 (1.16%) Adobe
11 5 (1.16%) IBM
11 5 (1.16%) StreamSets
12 4 (0.93%) Apple
12 4 (0.93%) Cadence
12 4 (0.93%) Pardot
12 4 (0.93%) SnapLogic