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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 203 172 154
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 10 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.14% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 17
Average salary £50,250 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £65,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
4785 3451 3640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.51% 94.37% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3728 2711 3031
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 1 September 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 -22 9 £50,250 -22.69%
Halifax - 1 - -
Lead Architect
Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) MVC
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 9 (37.50%) OO
4 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) Web Services
6 7 (29.17%) Java
6 7 (29.17%) Finance
6 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (25.00%) C#
8 5 (20.83%) PHP
8 5 (20.83%) LAMP
8 5 (20.83%) Symfony
8 5 (20.83%) Zend
8 5 (20.83%) CakePHP
8 5 (20.83%) Drupal
8 5 (20.83%) Node.js
8 5 (20.83%) Rackspace
8 5 (20.83%) OO PHP
9 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
9 4 (16.67%) OOP
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.50%) Linux
10 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (12.50%) JBoss

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (20.83%) Drupal
1 5 (20.83%) Node.js
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Maven
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
1 3 (12.50%) JBehave
1 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) JMeter
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) LAMP
3 5 (20.83%) Symfony
3 5 (20.83%) CakePHP
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.50%) JDBC
5 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 3 (12.50%) WCF
5 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (12.50%) Spring
5 3 (12.50%) Apache Wicket
5 3 (12.50%) REST
5 3 (12.50%) Apache Camel
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) TDD
3 9 (37.50%) OO
3 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (20.83%) OO PHP
6 4 (16.67%) OOP
6 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) BDD
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.33%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) UML
8 2 (8.33%) Information Management
9 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.17%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) MBCS
1 1 (4.17%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Zend
1 5 (20.83%) Rackspace
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) VMware