Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 180 206
Rank change year-on-year +21 +26 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 18 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.53% 0.74% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.76% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 22
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +27.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £42,725 £59,750 £51,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £78,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £61,250 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +12.00% +4.17%

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 3,268 4,611 5,167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 97.48% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,779 3,924 4,453
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.20%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,272 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% - +3.66%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 8 (44.44%) SDLC
2 5 (27.78%) HTTP
2 5 (27.78%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Legal
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) SNOMED CT
4 3 (16.67%) Service Design
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.11%) CyberArk
5 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
5 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 2 (11.11%) AlienVault
5 2 (11.11%) Serverless

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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Akamai
3 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Serverless
4 1 (5.56%) Fastly
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) BGP
2 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) OSPF
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) REST
2 3 (16.67%) JSON
2 3 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Design
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Organisational Awareness
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.11%) Security Management
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) AlienVault
2 2 (11.11%) ArcSight
2 2 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.11%) CyberArk
2 2 (11.11%) F5
2 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
2 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow