The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 253 227 236
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 10 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.47% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 17
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £84,000 £92,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Lead Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7185 7650 7291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.99% 95.73% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 6395 6249
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

Lead Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +5 7 £70,000 +12.00%
Essex -13 3 £65,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) Scrum
2 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) MVC
3 16 (47.06%) C#
3 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 11 (32.35%) CSS
6 11 (32.35%) HTML
7 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
8 8 (23.53%) SDLC
9 7 (20.59%) Business Transformation
10 5 (14.71%) TeamCity
10 5 (14.71%) TDD
10 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
10 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (14.71%) SOA
10 5 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
11 4 (11.76%) Server Building
11 4 (11.76%) Citrix
11 4 (11.76%) SAN
11 4 (11.76%) LAN
11 4 (11.76%) WAN
11 4 (11.76%) Windows
11 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 11 (32.35%) CSS
4 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.82%) SOAP
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.94%) WCF
8 1 (2.94%) jQuery
8 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Scrum
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 8 (23.53%) SDLC
4 7 (20.59%) Business Transformation
5 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) SOA
5 5 (14.71%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.76%) Server Building
7 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Change Management
8 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (5.88%) SAP