The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 149 143 133
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.042% 0.083% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.089% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -0.94%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Lead Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2213 2258 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.63% 93.38% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1695 1628
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,527 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) BPEL
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) OAuth
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Process Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) SAML
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) OAuth
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) BPEL
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Process Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore