The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank - 237 225
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 0 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.15% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 5
Average salary - £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £73,750 £70,000 £70,500
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -0.70%
Lead Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (36.36%) D3.js
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) ECMAScript
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) ES6
5 2 (18.18%) RequireJS
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) JSON
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) D3.js
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) RequireJS
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (9.09%) Grails
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Swing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) API Development
6 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) High Availability
6 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) MVVM
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) ECMAScript
3 2 (18.18%) ES6
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) F5
1 1 (9.09%) Juniper
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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