The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £69,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architect
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 103 99
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.58% 0.54% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.55% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Median salary £69,500 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.92% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year - +5.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1131 1266 1189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.93% 97.53% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 728 675 758
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect 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 in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Glasgow

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Glasgow over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Glasgow

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Technical 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 Glasgow region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) Middleware
5 4 (28.57%) BPR
5 4 (28.57%) Network Design
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 4 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) RUP
7 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) PHP
7 2 (14.29%) OLTP
7 2 (14.29%) RDBMS

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) OLTP
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) SOA
4 4 (28.57%) BPR
4 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Network Design
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) Microservices
6 2 (14.29%) Presales
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft