The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 18 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 164 149 140
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 17 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Average salary £72,500 £104,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.28% +38.66%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3667 2673 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.65% 96.01% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2178 2037
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Lead Architect
West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 26 (55.32%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
3 21 (44.68%) TOGAF
4 18 (38.30%) C#
5 15 (31.91%) Finance
6 14 (29.79%) Scrum
6 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
7 13 (27.66%) SQL
7 13 (27.66%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (27.66%) .NET Framework
8 11 (23.40%) Zachman Framework
8 11 (23.40%) ITIL
8 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
8 11 (23.40%) MVC
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
9 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
9 10 (21.28%) DSDM
10 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (19.15%) ETL
10 9 (19.15%) Information Security
10 9 (19.15%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (19.15%) Information Management
10 9 (19.15%) Kanban
11 8 (17.02%) NHS
11 8 (17.02%) DTV
12 7 (14.89%) TDD
12 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
12 7 (14.89%) Web Services
12 7 (14.89%) WCF

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) JMeter
2 3 (6.38%) JUnit
2 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.38%) JBehave
2 3 (6.38%) Maven
2 3 (6.38%) Selenium
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) .NET
2 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
3 13 (27.66%) .NET Framework
4 7 (14.89%) Web Services
4 7 (14.89%) WCF
5 4 (8.51%) jQuery
5 4 (8.51%) CSS
6 3 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.38%) JDBC
6 3 (6.38%) Servlets
6 3 (6.38%) HTML
6 3 (6.38%) JMS
6 3 (6.38%) REST
6 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.38%) Apache Camel
6 3 (6.38%) HTML5
6 3 (6.38%) JPA
6 3 (6.38%) Apache Wicket
6 3 (6.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.02%) NHS
2 8 (17.02%) DTV
3 3 (6.38%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) TOGAF
2 14 (29.79%) Scrum
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.66%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (23.40%) Zachman Framework
4 11 (23.40%) ITIL
4 11 (23.40%) MVC
5 10 (21.28%) DSDM
6 9 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (19.15%) ETL
6 9 (19.15%) Information Security
6 9 (19.15%) Information Management
6 9 (19.15%) Kanban
7 7 (14.89%) TDD
8 5 (10.64%) UML
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.51%) OOP
9 4 (8.51%) OO
10 3 (6.38%) Process Architecture
10 3 (6.38%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) C#
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MBCS
2 2 (4.26%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.38%) JBoss
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago