Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Lead Architect
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 204 266
Rank change year-on-year -10 +62 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 7 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.14% 0.46% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.47% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 7
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -41.67% +79.10%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £70,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year -1.06% +8.85% +28.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4743 5284 6787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 98.09% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4008 4560 5454
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Leeds

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Lead Architect in Leeds

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Leeds region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) TOGAF
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) JMS
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) Fintech
5 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working

Lead Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) TOGAF
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java