The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Architect
UK / Scotland
Rank 122 146 141
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 10 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.10% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.11% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 11
Median salary £72,500 £73,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £69,400 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £76,600 £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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2154 2759 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.43% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1813 1875
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Lead Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 5 £57,500 -25.80%
Glasgow - 5 £72,500 -
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 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 Scotland region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 8 (44.44%) Release Management
1 8 (44.44%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (16.67%) JSF
3 3 (16.67%) BPMN
3 3 (16.67%) JPA
3 3 (16.67%) RichFaces
3 3 (16.67%) Apache OpenJPA
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Apache CXF
4 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Perl

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) 3G
1 1 (5.56%) 4G
1 1 (5.56%) 5G
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Front Office
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Apache OpenJPA
1 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 3 (16.67%) JPA
1 3 (16.67%) JSF
1 3 (16.67%) RichFaces
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) Apache CXF
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.56%) ASIC
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Customer Engagement
1 8 (44.44%) Release Management
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) BPMN
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (16.67%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (16.67%) SOA
2 3 (16.67%) UML
2 3 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Data Lineage
4 1 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) FNZ
3 1 (5.56%) Guidewire
3 1 (5.56%) ION Trading