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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 227 234 213
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 20 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 5
Average salary £52,500 £72,500 £104,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.58% -30.28%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +8.46%
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
7111 7267 5610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.52% 95.78% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 5745 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 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(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
West Yorkshire +2 16 £52,500 -27.58%
South Yorkshire -5 3 £90,000 +44.00%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) .NET
4 10 (32.26%) C#
4 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
5 8 (25.81%) Software Architecture
5 8 (25.81%) Web Development
5 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (25.81%) MVC
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.13%) LAMP
7 5 (16.13%) Migration
7 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
7 5 (16.13%) Python
7 5 (16.13%) SOA
7 5 (16.13%) J2EE
7 5 (16.13%) Java
7 5 (16.13%) XML
7 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (16.13%) Riak
7 5 (16.13%) Big Data
7 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
7 5 (16.13%) Open Source
8 4 (12.90%) ICL
8 4 (12.90%) Fujitsu
8 4 (12.90%) VME
8 4 (12.90%) Windows
8 4 (12.90%) COBOL

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 5 (16.13%) Riak
2 5 (16.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.13%) J2EE
4 5 (16.13%) XML
4 5 (16.13%) LAMP
5 4 (12.90%) Middleware
6 2 (6.45%) HTML
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
1 5 (16.13%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Psychology
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
1 4 (12.90%) VME
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) MVC
2 8 (25.81%) Web Development
2 8 (25.81%) Software Architecture
3 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 5 (16.13%) SOA
4 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Line Management
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.68%) Content Management
6 2 (6.45%) Document Management
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) UML
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) COBOL
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) ICL
3 4 (12.90%) Fujitsu
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe