The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 28 July 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 184 174 161
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 3 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.075% 0.024% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.026% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Average salary £80,000 - £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3794 3920 3659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.50% 95.05% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3123 3390 3225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Architect
North West

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) LSMW
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Windows

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (15.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LSMW
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Scrum
1 4 (30.77%) TDD
1 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (30.77%) UML
1 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
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