The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 102 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% - 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £47,903 - £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £73,750 £70,000 £70,500
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -0.70%
Lead Architect
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1175 1243 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.79% 96.36% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 885 999 719
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Essex

Lead Architect
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the Essex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £47,903 -
Lead Architect
East of England

Lead Architect
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) CITP
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) SFIA

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) SFIA
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CITP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree