Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 209 205
Rank change year-on-year +27 -4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 31 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.70% 0.42% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.44% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 32
Leeds median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £61,375 £60,500 £48,775
90th Percentile £79,125 £72,375 £80,625
West Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +10.67%

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 4,308 4,805 5,634
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 97.03% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,623 4,057 4,668
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,512 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.10% +11.28% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Java
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (25.81%) Python
7 6 (19.35%) OOP
7 6 (19.35%) PHP
7 6 (19.35%) C#
7 6 (19.35%) Legal
7 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) Retail
8 5 (16.13%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
8 5 (16.13%) J2EE
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
9 4 (12.90%) Scrum
9 4 (12.90%) Validation
9 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (12.90%) Middleware
9 4 (12.90%) Business Development
9 4 (12.90%) Spring
9 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (12.90%) Service Design
10 3 (9.68%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (9.68%) Secure Coding

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 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (9.68%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (9.68%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Broadband
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Big Data
1 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Legal
3 5 (16.13%) Retail
4 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) J2EE
2 4 (12.90%) Middleware
2 4 (12.90%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) Java EE
3 1 (3.23%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (19.35%) OOP
2 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
3 5 (16.13%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (12.90%) Business Development
4 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 4 (12.90%) Service Design
4 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) Change Control
5 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (9.68%) Data Engineering
5 3 (9.68%) Data Governance
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Development
5 3 (9.68%) Secure Coding
5 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Python
4 6 (19.35%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) X++
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CEH
1 3 (9.68%) CISA
1 3 (9.68%) CISM
1 3 (9.68%) CISSP
1 3 (9.68%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (9.68%) CSSLP
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) GIAC
1 3 (9.68%) SANS
1 3 (9.68%) SSCP
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) EMC
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow