The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect 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 Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 212 179 172
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 4 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.078% 0.18% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.19% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Average salary £53,750 £63,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.68% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £53,750 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
Lead Architect
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
5000 3714 3634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.99% 95.26% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3935 3026 3035
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
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 Lead Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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 -36 2 £47,500 -25.49%
Halifax - 2 £60,000 -
Lead Architect
Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (53.33%) MVC
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
1 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) LAMP
3 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Symfony
3 5 (33.33%) Zend
3 5 (33.33%) CakePHP
3 5 (33.33%) Drupal
3 5 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 5 (33.33%) Node.js
3 5 (33.33%) Rackspace
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) JBoss
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) JDBC
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (20.00%) Finance

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (33.33%) Drupal
1 5 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JBehave
1 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) LAMP
3 5 (33.33%) Symfony
3 5 (33.33%) CakePHP
4 3 (20.00%) JDBC
4 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Wicket
4 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 2 (13.33%) WF
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) JPA
5 2 (13.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
1 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Complex Event Processing
6 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) CCDA
1 1 (6.67%) CCDP
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) CCSA
1 1 (6.67%) VCP5
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.67%) CCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Zend
1 5 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint