Period
to 12 June 2021

The median annual salary for an Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 12 June 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
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 68 109
Rank change year-on-year +20 +41 -52
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 296 164 269
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.26% 3.82% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 3.99% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 232 129 218
10th Percentile £52,000 £46,159 £50,000
25th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.87% +0.77% -3.70%
75th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £84,875 £87,750 £81,250
England median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -

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 5,304 4,113 7,398
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.19% 95.92% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4,253 3,555 6,068
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,125
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

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 12 June 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 12 June 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 +30 230 £70,000 +1.45% 58
South Yorkshire +7 52 £70,000 +21.74% 12
North Yorkshire -6 20 £67,500 +2.66% 5
East Yorkshire -10 7 £60,000 -27.27% 2
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 June 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.

1 152 (51.35%) Azure
2 114 (38.51%) AWS
3 85 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (23.99%) Social Skills
5 54 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (15.88%) DevOps
8 46 (15.54%) TOGAF
9 44 (14.86%) Microsoft
10 42 (14.19%) Kubernetes
11 41 (13.85%) Data Modelling
12 40 (13.51%) Microservices
13 39 (13.18%) Analytics
14 36 (12.16%) Machine Learning
14 36 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
15 35 (11.82%) SQL
15 35 (11.82%) Technical Leadership
16 34 (11.49%) Data Governance
17 33 (11.15%) Migration
18 32 (10.81%) Public Sector
19 31 (10.47%) Firewall
19 31 (10.47%) Windows
20 30 (10.14%) SQL Server
20 30 (10.14%) SOA
21 29 (9.80%) Technology Roadmap
21 29 (9.80%) SaaS
21 29 (9.80%) Cybersecurity
22 26 (8.78%) Java
22 26 (8.78%) Architectural Design
22 26 (8.78%) IT Strategy

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 11 (3.72%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.69%) Apache
3 5 (1.69%) Apache Synapse
4 4 (1.35%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.35%) SAS
5 2 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.34%) SAP APO
1 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
1 1 (0.34%) SAP PP
1 1 (0.34%) SAP QM
1 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (0.34%) SAP SCM
1 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 152 (51.35%) Azure
2 114 (38.51%) AWS
3 29 (9.80%) SaaS
4 24 (8.11%) PaaS
5 23 (7.77%) Serverless
6 19 (6.42%) IaaS
7 17 (5.74%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 16 (5.41%) Power Platform
9 13 (4.39%) Azure Data Factory
10 10 (3.38%) Amazon EKS
11 9 (3.04%) Microsoft 365
12 7 (2.36%) Azure Functions
12 7 (2.36%) Azure Stack
13 5 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (1.69%) GCP
13 5 (1.69%) OneDrive
14 4 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (1.35%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.47%) Firewall
2 15 (5.07%) MPLS
3 10 (3.38%) SD-WAN
3 10 (3.38%) VPN
3 10 (3.38%) WAN
3 10 (3.38%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (3.04%) ISDN
4 9 (3.04%) LAN
4 9 (3.04%) VoIP
5 6 (2.03%) SAN
6 4 (1.35%) BGP
6 4 (1.35%) Broadband
6 4 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.01%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (0.68%) DNS
8 2 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.68%) SSL
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.34%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (10.14%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.43%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (6.08%) Data Lake
6 16 (5.41%) NoSQL
7 15 (5.07%) Power BI
7 15 (5.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (3.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 10 (3.38%) Spark SQL
10 9 (3.04%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (2.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.70%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (2.36%) Big Data
13 6 (2.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.69%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.69%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.01%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.01%) NUnit
2 3 (1.01%) SonarQube
2 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.01%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.68%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.34%) GitLab
General
1 71 (23.99%) Social Skills
2 32 (10.81%) Public Sector
3 26 (8.78%) Presentation Skills
4 16 (5.41%) Retail
5 15 (5.07%) Finance
6 14 (4.73%) Marketing
7 9 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.04%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.36%) Banking
8 7 (2.36%) Influencing Skills
9 5 (1.69%) Billing
9 5 (1.69%) Law
9 5 (1.69%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.35%) Advertising
10 4 (1.35%) Games
11 3 (1.01%) Legal
12 1 (0.34%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.09%) .NET
2 13 (4.39%) Web Services
3 10 (3.38%) PySpark
4 5 (1.69%) Middleware
4 5 (1.69%) RESTful
5 4 (1.35%) HTML
5 4 (1.35%) Kafka
5 4 (1.35%) Spring
6 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.01%) CSS
6 3 (1.01%) CSS3
6 3 (1.01%) React
6 3 (1.01%) REST
7 2 (0.68%) JSON
7 2 (0.68%) Node.js
7 2 (0.68%) XML
8 1 (0.34%) OpenID
8 1 (0.34%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.34%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.72%) NHS
3 10 (3.38%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (2.36%) New Media
5 6 (2.03%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.69%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.69%) Social Media
7 4 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.35%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (1.35%) User Experience
7 4 (1.35%) Video\Live Streaming
8 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.01%) Marketing Technology
8 3 (1.01%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.47%) Windows
2 20 (6.76%) Linux
3 6 (2.03%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.01%) Android
4 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.01%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.01%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.34%) Debian
5 1 (0.34%) Unix
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (15.88%) DevOps
4 46 (15.54%) TOGAF
5 41 (13.85%) Data Modelling
6 40 (13.51%) Microservices
7 39 (13.18%) Analytics
8 36 (12.16%) Machine Learning
8 36 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (11.82%) Technical Leadership
10 34 (11.49%) Data Governance
11 33 (11.15%) Migration
12 30 (10.14%) SOA
13 29 (9.80%) Cybersecurity
13 29 (9.80%) Technology Roadmap
14 26 (8.78%) Architectural Design
14 26 (8.78%) IT Strategy
15 25 (8.45%) DataOps
16 24 (8.11%) Data Architecture
17 22 (7.43%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.82%) SQL
2 26 (8.78%) Java
3 17 (5.74%) Python
3 17 (5.74%) T-SQL
4 15 (5.07%) PowerShell
5 13 (4.39%) Bash Shell
6 12 (4.05%) C#
7 11 (3.72%) Scala
8 5 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.35%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.01%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.68%) PHP
11 2 (0.68%) Ruby
12 1 (0.34%) C
12 1 (0.34%) C++
12 1 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (2.36%) AWS Certification
1 7 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (1.69%) CCNA
2 5 (1.69%) JNCIE
2 5 (1.69%) MCSE
2 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.35%) CISSP
3 4 (1.35%) DBS Check
3 4 (1.35%) Degree
3 4 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.01%) GIAC
4 3 (1.01%) SANS
4 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.01%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.34%) CCIE
5 1 (0.34%) CCNP
5 1 (0.34%) CCSP
5 1 (0.34%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (3.38%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.04%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.01%) GDPR
5 2 (0.68%) NIST
5 2 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 20 (6.76%) Docker
2 9 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.34%) KVM
Systems Management
1 42 (14.19%) Kubernetes
2 17 (5.74%) Terraform
3 3 (1.01%) Grafana
3 3 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.34%) Rancher
Vendors
1 44 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.08%) Cisco
2 18 (6.08%) Google
3 14 (4.73%) Databricks
4 13 (4.39%) VMware
5 12 (4.05%) HP
6 11 (3.72%) Splunk
7 10 (3.38%) Fortinet
7 10 (3.38%) Palo Alto
7 10 (3.38%) SAP
8 9 (3.04%) Avaya
8 9 (3.04%) BT
8 9 (3.04%) Mitel
8 9 (3.04%) ShoreTel
9 8 (2.70%) Alteryx
9 8 (2.70%) Oracle
10 6 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.69%) Juniper
11 5 (1.69%) SnapLogic
11 5 (1.69%) Zerto