The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 109 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% - 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Lead Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1220 1340 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.70% 96.33% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 779 809 727
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £26,825 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Glasgow

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title.

1 7 (58.33%) RAD
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
1 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Test Management
4 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) Maven
6 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Java EE
6 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Sybase

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) JMS
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
1 7 (58.33%) RAD
1 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Test Management
3 3 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase