The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 118 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.055% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1734 1949 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.96% 96.20% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1706 1659
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Lead Architect
Cambridgeshire

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Cambridge region.

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Cambridge

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Billing
3 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Marketo
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Marketo
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft