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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 185 152 143
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 2 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.053% 0.14% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.15% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £47,500 £63,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.49% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £73,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-8.47% +13.46%
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
3687 2668 2668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.95% 95.76% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2818 2172 2226
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,587 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
3 5 (38.46%) Node.js
3 5 (38.46%) Rackspace
3 5 (38.46%) Symfony
3 5 (38.46%) Zend
3 5 (38.46%) CakePHP
3 5 (38.46%) Drupal
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) LAMP
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) Maven
5 3 (23.08%) Apache Wicket
5 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) Big Data
5 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) REST

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 5 (38.46%) Drupal
1 5 (38.46%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) JBehave
1 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) LAMP
3 5 (38.46%) Symfony
3 5 (38.46%) CakePHP
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Wicket
4 3 (23.08%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Camel
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
4 3 (23.08%) JDBC
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) JMS
5 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
3 5 (38.46%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
6 2 (15.38%) Information Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Complex Event Processing
6 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) CCDA
1 1 (7.69%) CCDP
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CCSA
1 1 (7.69%) CCSE
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) VCP5
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Zend
1 5 (38.46%) Rackspace
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) VMware