Period
to 27 January 2022

The median annual salary for an Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 32 62 55
Rank change year-on-year +30 -7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 483 161 279
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.77% 4.16% 4.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.23% 4.30% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 300 118 229
10th Percentile £50,709 £52,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £65,938 £55,000 £51,228
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +19.23% - -
75th Percentile £88,210 £75,000 £74,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £79,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year +9.68% - -

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 6,683 3,745 5,862
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.72% 96.72% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,733 3,158 4,953
10th Percentile £29,900 £28,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +13 310 £72,500 +7.41% 57
South Yorkshire +17 92 £85,000 +21.43% 12
North Yorkshire +31 53 £75,000 +20.00% 3
East Yorkshire - 10 £77,500 -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 166 (34.37%) Azure
2 124 (25.67%) Social Skills
3 117 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (23.40%) Microsoft
5 105 (21.74%) Finance
6 100 (20.70%) DevOps
7 86 (17.81%) AWS
8 73 (15.11%) SQL
9 69 (14.29%) PaaS
10 59 (12.22%) Java
11 58 (12.01%) Analytics
12 56 (11.59%) SOA
13 55 (11.39%) UML
13 55 (11.39%) TOGAF
14 54 (11.18%) Microservices
14 54 (11.18%) SaaS
15 53 (10.97%) Network Management
15 53 (10.97%) Data Modelling
16 52 (10.77%) IaaS
17 47 (9.73%) Enterprise Architecture
17 47 (9.73%) Data Architecture
18 45 (9.32%) Cybersecurity
19 42 (8.70%) Presales
20 40 (8.28%) IT Strategy
21 39 (8.07%) Data Governance
21 39 (8.07%) RESTful
22 37 (7.66%) CI/CD
23 36 (7.45%) Architecture Governance
23 36 (7.45%) Migration
23 36 (7.45%) .NET

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 5 (1.04%) Apache Spark
2 4 (0.83%) Confluence
3 2 (0.41%) IIS
3 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Fuse
3 2 (0.41%) SAS
3 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.21%) Camunda
4 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 166 (34.37%) Azure
2 86 (17.81%) AWS
3 69 (14.29%) PaaS
4 54 (11.18%) SaaS
5 52 (10.77%) IaaS
6 32 (6.63%) Serverless
7 20 (4.14%) Microsoft 365
8 17 (3.52%) GitHub
9 16 (3.31%) Azure App Service
9 16 (3.31%) Azure Storage
9 16 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (3.31%) GitHub Actions
10 9 (1.86%) Azure Data Factory
10 9 (1.86%) Azure Stack
11 8 (1.66%) GCP
12 5 (1.04%) Azure Logic Apps
12 5 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.83%) Azure Service Bus
13 4 (0.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 4 (0.83%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.63%) MPLS
2 31 (6.42%) Wireless
3 30 (6.21%) Ethernet
3 30 (6.21%) Internet
4 28 (5.80%) DNS
5 27 (5.59%) DHCP
5 27 (5.59%) VLAN
6 26 (5.38%) 3GPP
6 26 (5.38%) IPv4
6 26 (5.38%) IPv6
7 19 (3.93%) Broadband
7 19 (3.93%) Firewall
8 15 (3.11%) VPN
8 15 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.04%) BGP
9 5 (1.04%) HTTP
9 5 (1.04%) OSPF
10 4 (0.83%) IPsec
10 4 (0.83%) SSL
11 3 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.83%) Metadata
2 24 (4.97%) Big Data
3 22 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 15 (3.11%) Data Lake
6 14 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.69%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.66%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.24%) Tableau
11 4 (0.83%) MySQL
11 4 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.41%) Amazon Aurora
12 2 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.41%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.41%) Power BI
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.83%) JIRA
3 3 (0.62%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.62%) Maven
3 3 (0.62%) RStudio
4 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.41%) GitLab
4 2 (0.41%) Selenium
5 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.21%) Cactus
5 1 (0.21%) JUnit
5 1 (0.21%) Postman
5 1 (0.21%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
General
1 124 (25.67%) Social Skills
2 105 (21.74%) Finance
3 27 (5.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 22 (4.55%) Banking
5 19 (3.93%) Public Sector
5 19 (3.93%) Retail
6 14 (2.90%) Presentation Skills
7 12 (2.48%) Police
8 10 (2.07%) Billing
8 10 (2.07%) Legal
9 9 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.45%) Influencing Skills
11 6 (1.24%) Automotive
12 5 (1.04%) Games
12 5 (1.04%) Law
12 5 (1.04%) Marketing
12 5 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.04%) Wearables
13 4 (0.83%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (8.07%) RESTful
2 36 (7.45%) .NET
3 26 (5.38%) 802.1X
4 20 (4.14%) REST
5 15 (3.11%) Spring
5 15 (3.11%) Spring Boot
6 13 (2.69%) XML
7 12 (2.48%) JSON
8 11 (2.28%) Web Services
9 9 (1.86%) Apache Flex
9 9 (1.86%) Kafka
9 9 (1.86%) WSDL
10 8 (1.66%) SOAP
11 6 (1.24%) React
12 5 (1.04%) GraphQL
13 3 (0.62%) COM
14 2 (0.41%) AngularJS
14 2 (0.41%) FHIR
14 2 (0.41%) HTML
14 2 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.21%) Public Cloud
2 28 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 26 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.73%) NHS
5 16 (3.31%) Reference Data
6 13 (2.69%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.48%) Private Cloud
7 12 (2.48%) Smart Meter
7 12 (2.48%) Social Network
8 9 (1.86%) Cloud Native
8 9 (1.86%) Taxonomies
9 7 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.24%) Blog
10 6 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.24%) Social Media
11 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (0.83%) Tandem
12 2 (0.41%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.41%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.42%) Windows
2 25 (5.18%) Linux
3 15 (3.11%) VMS
4 11 (2.28%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.07%) Debian
5 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (1.24%) Unix
7 4 (0.83%) Android
7 4 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.41%) Solaris
8 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (20.70%) DevOps
3 58 (12.01%) Analytics
4 56 (11.59%) SOA
5 55 (11.39%) TOGAF
5 55 (11.39%) UML
6 54 (11.18%) Microservices
7 53 (10.97%) Data Modelling
7 53 (10.97%) Network Management
8 47 (9.73%) Data Architecture
8 47 (9.73%) Enterprise Architecture
9 45 (9.32%) Cybersecurity
10 42 (8.70%) Presales
11 40 (8.28%) IT Strategy
12 39 (8.07%) Data Governance
13 37 (7.66%) CI/CD
14 36 (7.45%) Architecture Governance
14 36 (7.45%) Migration
15 35 (7.25%) ERP
16 34 (7.04%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.11%) SQL
2 59 (12.22%) Java
3 25 (5.18%) Python
4 14 (2.90%) Shell Script
5 10 (2.07%) PHP
6 9 (1.86%) C#
7 8 (1.66%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.66%) PL/SQL
8 7 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.24%) Bash
9 6 (1.24%) Go
9 6 (1.24%) Groovy
9 6 (1.24%) Ruby
10 4 (0.83%) R
11 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.21%) Java 8
12 1 (0.21%) Scala
12 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (2.90%) Degree
3 13 (2.69%) TOGAF Certification
4 8 (1.66%) AWS Certification
4 8 (1.66%) MCSE
5 7 (1.45%) MCP
6 6 (1.24%) CISSP
7 5 (1.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (0.83%) CEH
9 3 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.41%) CCNA
10 2 (0.41%) CISM
10 2 (0.41%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.41%) ISACA
11 1 (0.21%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.21%) MCITP
11 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.14%) Data Quality
2 14 (2.90%) Cyber Essentials
2 14 (2.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 14 (2.90%) GDPR
2 14 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.48%) NIST
4 3 (0.62%) QA
5 2 (0.41%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (0.41%) NCSC
System Software
1 27 (5.59%) Firmware
2 17 (3.52%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.11%) Docker
4 13 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.07%) KVM
6 5 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (6.63%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.07%) Rancher
3 4 (0.83%) Ansible
4 2 (0.41%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 113 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.18%) Databricks
3 21 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 17 (3.52%) Adobe
4 17 (3.52%) Apple
5 16 (3.31%) Informatica
6 14 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (2.69%) VMware
8 10 (2.07%) Citrix
9 9 (1.86%) Oracle
10 7 (1.45%) IBM
11 6 (1.24%) Cisco
12 5 (1.04%) Juniper
12 5 (1.04%) MuleSoft
13 4 (0.83%) Fortinet
13 4 (0.83%) Palo Alto
13 4 (0.83%) Pardot
13 4 (0.83%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.83%) SAP
13 4 (0.83%) StreamSets