The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 240 229 204
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 13 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.38% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 5
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £50,050 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,750 £70,000 £91,200
UK excluding London average salary £65,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +7.69%
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 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6643 6833 5066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.05% 96.16% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5453 5419 3980
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 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire -4 3 £44,500 -11.88%
South Yorkshire -5 2 £98,750 +41.07%
North Yorkshire -2 1 £46,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £62,500 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) .NET
3 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
3 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
3 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 15 (40.54%) MVC
3 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (29.73%) Open Source
4 11 (29.73%) API Design
4 11 (29.73%) Finance
4 11 (29.73%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (29.73%) SOA
5 10 (27.03%) HTML
5 10 (27.03%) Software Architecture
6 9 (24.32%) Java
6 9 (24.32%) C#
7 8 (21.62%) Web Development
7 8 (21.62%) HTML5
8 7 (18.92%) Joomla!
8 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (18.92%) PHP
8 7 (18.92%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) Middleware
8 7 (18.92%) Oracle
9 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
9 6 (16.22%) Python
9 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
9 6 (16.22%) NServiceBus
9 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
9 6 (16.22%) WCF

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 7 (18.92%) Joomla!
2 6 (16.22%) NServiceBus
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.70%) PegaRULES
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) RMDS
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
2 1 (2.70%) FCoE
2 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (2.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.51%) Riak
3 5 (13.51%) Big Data
4 2 (5.41%) OLTP
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (5.41%) OLAP
5 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.70%) DB2
5 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) HBase
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) .NET
2 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
2 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (27.03%) HTML
4 8 (21.62%) HTML5
5 7 (18.92%) XML
5 7 (18.92%) Middleware
6 6 (16.22%) WCF
7 5 (13.51%) LAMP
7 5 (13.51%) J2EE
8 2 (5.41%) CSS
8 2 (5.41%) XSLT
9 1 (2.70%) Rendezvous
9 1 (2.70%) jQuery
9 1 (2.70%) Ultra Messaging
9 1 (2.70%) REST
9 1 (2.70%) CSS3
9 1 (2.70%) Express
9 1 (2.70%) Spring
9 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Psychology
3 1 (2.70%) DataPower
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) VME
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Solaris
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) SUSE
3 1 (2.70%) Debian
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) CentOS
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) MVC
3 11 (29.73%) SOA
3 11 (29.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (29.73%) Open Source
3 11 (29.73%) API Design
4 10 (27.03%) Software Architecture
5 8 (21.62%) Web Development
6 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
7 6 (16.22%) DevOps
7 6 (16.22%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.51%) Migration
9 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.41%) Content Management
10 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
10 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C#
1 9 (24.32%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) PHP
3 6 (16.22%) Python
4 4 (10.81%) COBOL
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) Jython
6 1 (2.70%) Korn
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) NFS
1 1 (2.70%) Xen
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) XenServer
1 1 (2.70%) SRDF
1 1 (2.70%) vSphere
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.70%) pfSense
1 1 (2.70%) KVM
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) ICL
3 4 (10.81%) Fujitsu
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Intel
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) Endeca
5 1 (2.70%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) EMC