Period
to 5 August 2020

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 105 56
Rank change year-on-year +41 -49 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 133 251 433
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.82% 3.31% 4.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 3.40% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 100 235 415
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.05% -6.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £57,375 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £86,375 £84,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year - +3.33% +3.45%

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 3,353 7,380 9,090
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 97.37% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,874 5,967 7,643
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

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 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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 +1 101 £67,500 -1.82% 20
North Yorkshire +70 14 £67,500 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire +13 7 £65,000 - 5
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 37 (27.82%) AWS
2 28 (21.05%) TOGAF
2 28 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.05%) DevOps
3 27 (20.30%) Java
3 27 (20.30%) Azure
4 22 (16.54%) Finance
5 21 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (15.04%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 18 (13.53%) Windows
8 18 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (13.53%) Microsoft
9 17 (12.78%) Data Modelling
9 17 (12.78%) PaaS
9 17 (12.78%) IaaS
9 17 (12.78%) Architectural Design
9 17 (12.78%) Requirements Gathering
10 16 (12.03%) Scrum
11 15 (11.28%) Data Centre
12 14 (10.53%) Presales
12 14 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (10.53%) Migration
13 13 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (9.77%) SQL
13 13 (9.77%) Microservices
14 12 (9.02%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (9.02%) ETL
14 12 (9.02%) Cisco
15 11 (8.27%) Open Source

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 4 (3.01%) SAS
2 2 (1.50%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) Appian
3 1 (0.75%) Confluence
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Fuse
3 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.82%) AWS
2 27 (20.30%) Azure
3 17 (12.78%) IaaS
3 17 (12.78%) PaaS
4 10 (7.52%) SaaS
5 7 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
5 7 (5.26%) Azure Stack
5 7 (5.26%) Power Platform
6 6 (4.51%) GCP
7 4 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.26%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.26%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (2.26%) CloudFront
8 3 (2.26%) Route 53
8 3 (2.26%) Serverless
9 2 (1.50%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (1.50%) Apigee
9 2 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.52%) MPLS
1 10 (7.52%) WAN
2 9 (6.77%) BGP
2 9 (6.77%) IPv4
2 9 (6.77%) IPv6
2 9 (6.77%) VLAN
3 6 (4.51%) Ethernet
3 6 (4.51%) Wireless
4 5 (3.76%) 3GPP
4 5 (3.76%) DHCP
4 5 (3.76%) Firewall
4 5 (3.76%) Internet
4 5 (3.76%) LAN
4 5 (3.76%) Software-Defined Networking
4 5 (3.76%) Unified Communications
5 4 (3.01%) BIG-IP
5 4 (3.01%) DNS
5 4 (3.01%) HSRP
5 4 (3.01%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (3.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (5.26%) Power BI
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.51%) Big Data
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.01%) Data Mart
6 3 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.26%) Data Lake
6 3 (2.26%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.50%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.50%) MySQL
7 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.75%) OLTP
8 1 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.75%) NUnit
3 1 (0.75%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (16.54%) Finance
2 11 (8.27%) Retail
3 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.76%) Marketing
5 4 (3.01%) Games
6 3 (2.26%) Legal
6 3 (2.26%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.26%) Publishing
7 2 (1.50%) Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Automotive
8 1 (0.75%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) Node.js
2 7 (5.26%) RESTful
3 6 (4.51%) .NET
3 6 (4.51%) Laravel
3 6 (4.51%) Web Services
4 5 (3.76%) Kafka
4 5 (3.76%) REST
4 5 (3.76%) Swagger
4 5 (3.76%) XML
5 4 (3.01%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.01%) HTML
5 4 (3.01%) JSON
6 3 (2.26%) 802.1X
6 3 (2.26%) React
7 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.50%) CSS
7 2 (1.50%) gRPC
7 2 (1.50%) Middleware
7 2 (1.50%) Velocity
7 2 (1.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.02%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.75%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.53%) Windows
2 9 (6.77%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.02%) Linux
4 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (21.05%) DevOps
1 28 (21.05%) TOGAF
2 20 (15.04%) Technical Architecture
3 18 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (12.78%) Architectural Design
4 17 (12.78%) Data Modelling
4 17 (12.78%) Requirements Gathering
5 16 (12.03%) Scrum
6 14 (10.53%) Migration
6 14 (10.53%) Presales
6 14 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (9.77%) Microservices
7 13 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.02%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (9.02%) ETL
9 11 (8.27%) Open Source
10 9 (6.77%) Analytics
10 9 (6.77%) Technical Leadership
10 9 (6.77%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.30%) Java
2 19 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 13 (9.77%) SQL
4 10 (7.52%) Python
5 6 (4.51%) PHP
6 3 (2.26%) C#
6 3 (2.26%) Ruby
7 2 (1.50%) COBOL
7 2 (1.50%) ES6
8 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.51%) AWS Certification
1 6 (4.51%) CCIE
1 6 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (4.51%) Degree
2 4 (3.01%) CISSP
2 4 (3.01%) GIAC
2 4 (3.01%) SANS
3 3 (2.26%) CCDP
3 3 (2.26%) CCNP
4 2 (1.50%) CCDA
4 2 (1.50%) CCNA
4 2 (1.50%) CEH
4 2 (1.50%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.50%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.50%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.75%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (0.75%) CITP
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.50%) QA
4 1 (0.75%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.75%) NCSC
System Software
1 8 (6.02%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.76%) Docker
4 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.26%) SCVMM
2 5 (3.76%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.76%) Terraform
3 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.26%) Puppet
4 2 (1.50%) Ansible
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.02%) Cisco
3 7 (5.26%) Aruba
3 7 (5.26%) Databricks
3 7 (5.26%) PlateSpin
3 7 (5.26%) Tableau
3 7 (5.26%) VirtaMove
4 6 (4.51%) Fortinet
5 5 (3.76%) Avaya
5 5 (3.76%) Dell
5 5 (3.76%) HP
6 4 (3.01%) Brocade
6 4 (3.01%) D-Link
6 4 (3.01%) Ericsson
6 4 (3.01%) Juniper
6 4 (3.01%) NETGEAR
6 4 (3.01%) Nokia
6 4 (3.01%) Pega
6 4 (3.01%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (2.26%) Palo Alto