Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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

Technical Architect
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 217 215
Rank change year-on-year +47 -2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 46 23 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.97% 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.47% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 38
Leeds median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -1.82% -1.79%
10th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £48,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,875 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -7.14%

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 4,620 4,925 6,176
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 97.41% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,904 4,250 5,070
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £64,450 £62,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Leeds

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Leeds

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Leeds

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, Technical 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) Java
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 13 (28.26%) J2EE
5 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (19.57%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
7 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (17.39%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (17.39%) Oracle
7 8 (17.39%) OOP
7 8 (17.39%) Retail
8 7 (15.22%) PHP
9 6 (13.04%) Python
9 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (13.04%) C#
9 6 (13.04%) Analytics
9 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.87%) Public Cloud
10 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (10.87%) Spring
10 5 (10.87%) DevOps
10 5 (10.87%) Citrix
10 5 (10.87%) SAN
10 5 (10.87%) VMware

Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.70%) PaaS
4 2 (4.35%) Office 365
5 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.70%) Big Data
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Gatling
1 1 (2.17%) JMeter
1 1 (2.17%) JUnit
1 1 (2.17%) Mockito
1 1 (2.17%) Spock
1 1 (2.17%) TestNG
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
3 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) J2EE
2 5 (10.87%) Spring
3 4 (8.70%) Java EE
4 3 (6.52%) Middleware
5 2 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.17%) HTML5
6 1 (2.17%) JSON
6 1 (2.17%) MyBatis
6 1 (2.17%) PowerMock
6 1 (2.17%) REST
6 1 (2.17%) SOAP
6 1 (2.17%) Spring Integration
6 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.17%) Spring Security
6 1 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (2.17%) XML
6 1 (2.17%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.87%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.70%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (19.57%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (17.39%) OOP
3 8 (17.39%) Technical Analysis
3 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
3 8 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (13.04%) Analytics
4 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) DevOps
5 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (10.87%) Validation
6 4 (8.70%) Business Development
6 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.70%) Migration
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Java
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
3 7 (15.22%) PHP
4 6 (13.04%) C#
4 6 (13.04%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) CEH
1 4 (8.70%) CISA
1 4 (8.70%) CISM
1 4 (8.70%) CISSP
1 4 (8.70%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (8.70%) CSSLP
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
1 4 (8.70%) GIAC
1 4 (8.70%) SANS
1 4 (8.70%) SSCP
2 1 (2.17%) MCSA
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Citrix
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) HP