The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Software Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Architect
Rank - 237 241
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Software Architect 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.014% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £42,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+76.47% -39.28%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6749 6922 7197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.72% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5464 5920 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Software Architect
England

Lead Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Lead Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lead Software Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Lead Software Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Lead Software Architect
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Lead Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared