Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Lead Architect
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 244 326
Rank change year-on-year -39 +82 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 30 95 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.85% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.87% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 84 36
Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £57,075 £50,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £81,000 £90,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9553 10958 12964
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.94% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8006 9262 10632
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Lead Architect in Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Architect in Yorkshire

Lead Architect
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -50 24 £70,000 -
North Yorkshire +13 3 £65,000 -31.58%
South Yorkshire - 3 £95,000 -
Lead Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 18 (60.00%) SOA
2 12 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 8 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) Microservices
3 8 (26.67%) IT Strategy
4 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (23.33%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) Retail
5 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) OLAP
6 5 (16.67%) Intranet
6 5 (16.67%) Extranet
6 5 (16.67%) OLTP
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) REST
6 5 (16.67%) GDPR
7 4 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching
7 4 (13.33%) B2B
7 4 (13.33%) B2C
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
8 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (10.00%) Information Security
8 3 (10.00%) CRM
9 2 (6.67%) Web Services

Lead Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (6.67%) Jetty
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Extranet
1 5 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) OLAP
1 5 (16.67%) OLTP
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.67%) Spring
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) JMS
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
2 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) SOA
2 8 (26.67%) IT Strategy
2 8 (26.67%) Microservices
2 8 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.33%) B2B
6 4 (13.33%) B2C
6 4 (13.33%) Coaching
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 4 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.00%) Information Security
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) Presales
8 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com