Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 202 205
Rank change year-on-year +26 +3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 37 24 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.78% 0.45% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.46% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 55
Leeds median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +2.13%
10th Percentile £59,750 £51,250 £36,200
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £82,900
West Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £56,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% -

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 4,628 5,201 6,618
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 97.78% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,936 4,482 5,423
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%

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 20 January 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 20 January 2018, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) J2EE
4 11 (29.73%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (27.03%) DevOps
5 10 (27.03%) Retail
6 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
6 9 (24.32%) Finance
7 8 (21.62%) Oracle
7 8 (21.62%) SQL
7 8 (21.62%) Microservices
8 7 (18.92%) Software Delivery
8 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (18.92%) Analytics
8 7 (18.92%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (18.92%) OOP
8 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (18.92%) Migration
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) Java EE
10 5 (13.51%) .NET
11 4 (10.81%) TDD
11 4 (10.81%) VMware
11 4 (10.81%) OO
11 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
11 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (10.81%) IT Strategy

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 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.70%) Jetty
1 1 (2.70%) Mule ESB
1 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) MPLS
1 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (27.03%) Retail
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) J2EE
2 6 (16.22%) Java EE
3 5 (13.51%) .NET
4 3 (8.11%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.41%) REST
5 2 (5.41%) Spring
5 2 (5.41%) WCF
5 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 2 (5.41%) WF
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.70%) Apache CXF
6 1 (2.70%) CSS
6 1 (2.70%) HATEOAS
6 1 (2.70%) HTML5
6 1 (2.70%) Spring Integration
6 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (27.03%) DevOps
4 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
4 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (21.62%) Microservices
6 7 (18.92%) Analytics
6 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (18.92%) Migration
6 7 (18.92%) OOP
6 7 (18.92%) Software Delivery
6 7 (18.92%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) IT Strategy
7 4 (10.81%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) Prototyping
8 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Java 9
4 2 (5.41%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) MCITP
1 1 (2.70%) MCSE
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) VCAP
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) CommVault
5 1 (2.70%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Nimble Storage