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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 138 157 174
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,400
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £66,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Lead Architect
UK

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
2377 3152 3507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.42% 95.23% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 2028 2235
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +21 4 £70,000 -
Glasgow +16 4 £72,500 -
Lead Architect
UK

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Local Government
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) NHS
6 1 (8.33%) BCP
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) VBScript
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) LDAP
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

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 (8.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Local Government
5 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) BCP
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) FNZ
1 1 (8.33%) Guidewire
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft