Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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

Lead Architect
England > East Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 228 232
Rank change year-on-year +25 +4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 14 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.19% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.19% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 9
East Midlands median annual salary £72,500 £74,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.68% +6.43% -
10th Percentile £49,500 £52,950 £58,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £88,900 £92,500
England median annual salary £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 4,268 5,135 6,200
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 97.36% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,282 4,290 4,929
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,275 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Lead Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in the East Midlands

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Lead Architect in the East Midlands

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Architect in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Lead Architect in the East Midlands

Lead Architect
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -4 6 £76,250 +2.01%
Nottinghamshire +26 4 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £75,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, Lead Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Google
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Subversion
3 3 (21.43%) Data Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) Redux
4 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 2 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (14.29%) Conceptual Models
4 2 (14.29%) Monetization
4 2 (14.29%) npm
4 2 (14.29%) Immutable.js

Lead Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) npm
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) BigQuery
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) webpack
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) Redux
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) DOM
3 2 (14.29%) Immutable.js
3 2 (14.29%) React
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) GWT
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) JPA
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Data Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) Conceptual Models
4 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Isomorphic JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Statistics
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) ES6
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Google
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Cloudera
3 2 (14.29%) MapR
4 1 (7.14%) Pega
4 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Talend