The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 88 91 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 8 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.74% 1.01% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.07% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 2
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -34.48%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Technical 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
1051 1031 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.96% 94.50% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 632 655 630
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 10 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (35.00%) Java EE
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Spring
2 7 (35.00%) Maven
2 7 (35.00%) Big Data
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) CMS
2 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) SOA
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) CCIE
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (15.00%) QA
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Big Data
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (15.00%) DataStage
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (35.00%) Spring
1 7 (35.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) DTV
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) SOA
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCIE
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
1 4 (20.00%) Juniper
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Informatica
2 3 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (15.00%) Cognos
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft