The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Architect
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 85 96 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 5 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.078% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.082% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Median salary £57,500 £77,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £77,500 £69,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £77,500 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1020 1222 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.86% 95.02% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 651 839 844
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Lead Architect in the job title.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Edinburgh region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) UML
1 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) JSF
1 3 (37.50%) Use Case
1 3 (37.50%) BPMN
1 3 (37.50%) JPA
1 3 (37.50%) Apache OpenJPA
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
1 3 (37.50%) RichFaces
2 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (25.00%) Apache CXF
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) 4G
1 1 (12.50%) 5G
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Apache OpenJPA
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) JPA
1 3 (37.50%) JSF
1 3 (37.50%) RichFaces
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) ASIC
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) BPMN
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) UML
1 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Data Lineage
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) FNZ
2 1 (12.50%) Guidewire
2 1 (12.50%) ION Trading