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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 96 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.76% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.78% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -10.89%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
1089 1279 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.74% 96.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 716 817 656
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (30.00%) Product Management
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Local Government
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) BPR
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) MSTest
1 1 (10.00%) Moq
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Local Government
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (30.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) BPR
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle