The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Architecture role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Architecture in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Architecture
Rank 202 192 178
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Architecture 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.070% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.073% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Average salary £85,000 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £70,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £72,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -
Head of Architecture
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4667 4089 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 95.54% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3804 3235 3273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Head of Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of Architecture
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the West Yorkshire region.

Head of Architecture Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of Architecture
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Architecture across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Head of Architecture Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Head of Architecture
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Architecture within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 6 £85,000 -
Head of Architecture
Yorkshire

Head of Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) RUP
3 2 (20.00%) DSDM
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) BPMN
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (20.00%) WCF

Head of Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Head of Architecture 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 Head of Architecture in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) SysML
3 2 (20.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) BPMN
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) RUP
3 2 (20.00%) DSDM
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle