The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 163 173 154
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 15 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.37% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.38% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 20
Average salary £120,000 £56,858 £71,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.05% -19.91%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £70,000 £71,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
Lead Architect
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
3176 3439 3265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.36% 98.17% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2810 2522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (72.73%) Banking
2 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Retail Banking
4 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
6 3 (13.64%) Skype
6 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
6 3 (13.64%) SCOM
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) Web Services
8 1 (4.55%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) .NET
8 1 (4.55%) MySQL
8 1 (4.55%) C#
8 1 (4.55%) HTML
8 1 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (4.55%) CRM
8 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.64%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) Telepresence
2 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (72.73%) Banking
2 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 5 (22.73%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) Behat
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (4.55%) LAMP
1 1 (4.55%) Laravel
1 1 (4.55%) RESTful
1 1 (4.55%) Sass
1 1 (4.55%) Symfony
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) WPF
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
1 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.55%) BDD
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Process Management
4 1 (4.55%) SOA
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCITP
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) Zend
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