The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 172 162 139
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 1 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.027% 0.061% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.064% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £70,000 £63,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3522 3129 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.70% 95.43% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2304 2069 2077
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Lead Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £70,000 -
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XML Schema
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft