The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Architect
England / Yorkshire
Rank 217 237 244
Rank change year-on-year +20 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 20 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.22% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 22
Median salary £82,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £69,550 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £120,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 £70,000 £67,750
% change year-on-year +10.71% +3.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5168 6324 7288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.22% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4499 5259 5893
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 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
West Yorkshire +32 18 £82,500 +57.14%
South Yorkshire +11 1 £71,500 +90.66%
North Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Lead Architect
England

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 20 (41.67%) SOA
2 16 (33.33%) Java
2 16 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 16 (33.33%) Retail
2 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 14 (29.17%) Docker
3 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (29.17%) VMware
4 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
4 13 (27.08%) Cisco
4 13 (27.08%) Ansible
4 13 (27.08%) OpenStack
4 13 (27.08%) OpenDaylight
4 13 (27.08%) Presales
4 13 (27.08%) Application Virtualisation
5 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.92%) REST
6 11 (22.92%) Microservices
7 10 (20.83%) C#
8 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.58%) HTML
10 7 (14.58%) CSS
10 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
11 6 (12.50%) CSS3
11 6 (12.50%) HTML5
11 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 6 (12.50%) BDD
11 6 (12.50%) SQL

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 13 (27.08%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.42%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) LAN
1 3 (6.25%) Unified Communications
1 3 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (4.17%) Extranet
2 2 (4.17%) Intranet
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) SMTP
3 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) OLAP
2 2 (4.17%) OLTP
2 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Hudson
1 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.42%) Maven
1 5 (10.42%) Selenium
1 5 (10.42%) Spock
2 1 (2.08%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.08%) gulp
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (33.33%) Retail
2 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) OpenDaylight
2 11 (22.92%) REST
3 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
3 7 (14.58%) CSS
3 7 (14.58%) HTML
4 6 (12.50%) CSS3
4 6 (12.50%) HTML5
4 6 (12.50%) Spring
5 5 (10.42%) jQuery
6 4 (8.33%) XML
7 3 (6.25%) .NET
7 3 (6.25%) EDI
7 3 (6.25%) SOAP
7 3 (6.25%) WCF
8 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.17%) WF
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Unix
2 5 (10.42%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) SOA
2 16 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 13 (27.08%) Application Virtualisation
3 13 (27.08%) Presales
4 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.92%) Microservices
5 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.50%) BDD
6 6 (12.50%) TDD
6 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.42%) Coaching
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.42%) DevOps
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum
8 4 (8.33%) IT Strategy
9 3 (6.25%) Application Rationalisation
9 3 (6.25%) Data Management
9 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
9 3 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.83%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) SQL
5 5 (10.42%) Apple Swift
5 5 (10.42%) Groovy
5 5 (10.42%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Docker
1 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) VMware
2 13 (27.08%) Cisco
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft