The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 178 174 185
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 3 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.077% 0.32% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.33% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 3
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Lead Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3694 3597 3848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.35% 94.46% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 3068 3325
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) C#
2 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) HTML
4 13 (59.09%) CSS
4 13 (59.09%) MVC
4 13 (59.09%) WCF
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (59.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (50.00%) HTML5
5 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 11 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (50.00%) TDD
5 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) XML
7 3 (13.64%) UNIX

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (9.09%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP PP
1 2 (9.09%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) QlikView
3 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
1 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 13 (59.09%) WCF
2 13 (59.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (50.00%) HTML5
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 11 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) Silverlight
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Tandem
2 2 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 11 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.09%) Document Management
5 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
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