The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Architecture role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Architecture in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Architecture
Rank - - 153
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £70,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
Head of Architecture
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Head of Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the Leeds region.

Head of Architecture Salary Trend in Leeds

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) RUP
2 2 (28.57%) DSDM
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
1 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) RUP
2 2 (28.57%) DSDM
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) SysML
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cloudera