The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £71,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Architect
South West / Bristol
Rank 118 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.72% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Median salary £71,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £71,500 £68,500
% change year-on-year +11.88% +4.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1760 1779 1875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.13% 96.74% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1454 1557 1574
Median salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.87% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Lead Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Bristol

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Lead Architect in Bristol

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Architect in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Architect in Bristol

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Lead Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 14 (63.64%) .NET
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) OOP
2 7 (31.82%) N-Tier
2 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
2 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (31.82%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (31.82%) MVVM
2 7 (31.82%) CQRS
2 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
2 7 (31.82%) Coaching
2 7 (31.82%) SOLID
3 5 (22.73%) SAP
4 4 (18.18%) SAP CRM
4 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 4 (18.18%) EPoS
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) MarkLogic
5 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.09%) Microservices
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
6 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MarkLogic
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) N-Tier
2 4 (18.18%) EPoS
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
1 7 (31.82%) Coaching
1 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (31.82%) CQRS
1 7 (31.82%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
1 7 (31.82%) MVVM
1 7 (31.82%) OOP
1 7 (31.82%) SOLID
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) Microservices
3 2 (9.09%) SDLC
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat