The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Lead Architect
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 183 205
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 12 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.51% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.52% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 2
Median salary £75,000 £62,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.96% +39.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £78,000 £50,900
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £72,400 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.59% +11.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3417 3878 4508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.54% 98.10% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 3277 3615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Lead Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Architect in West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Architect in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Architect in West Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford -3 5 £77,500 +14.81% 2
Leeds +3 2 £67,500 +23.17%
Halifax - 1 £100,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £100,000 -
Lead Architect
Yorkshire

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 21 (70.00%) SOA
2 14 (46.67%) Microservices
3 9 (30.00%) Presales
3 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (26.67%) VMware
4 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (26.67%) Docker
5 7 (23.33%) Ansible
5 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
5 7 (23.33%) OpenStack
5 7 (23.33%) Application Virtualisation
5 7 (23.33%) OpenDaylight
5 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco
5 7 (23.33%) C#
5 7 (23.33%) Java
6 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
6 6 (20.00%) REST
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) .NET
8 4 (13.33%) XML
8 4 (13.33%) Retail
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.33%) GDPR
8 4 (13.33%) IT Strategy
9 3 (10.00%) Coaching
9 3 (10.00%) Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Extranet

Lead Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (23.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Extranet
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) SMTP
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) OLAP
1 3 (10.00%) OLTP
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (3.33%) gulp
1 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) OpenDaylight
2 6 (20.00%) REST
3 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) EDI
4 2 (6.67%) JMS
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) WCF
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.33%) CSS3
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) Node.js
5 1 (3.33%) React
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) WF
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) SOA
2 14 (46.67%) Microservices
3 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (30.00%) Presales
4 7 (23.33%) Application Virtualisation
5 4 (13.33%) IT Strategy
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.00%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) B2B
7 2 (6.67%) B2C
7 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.33%) Data Strategy
8 1 (3.33%) Innovation Management
8 1 (3.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
1 7 (23.33%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) C
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
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