The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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 Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 31 43 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 2 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.74% 1.25% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.28% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £40,750 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.38% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,150 £52,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
251 313 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.62% 97.51% 91.54%
Number of salaries quoted 152 226 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Scotland

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Architect
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Architect Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Architect
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) Sun
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
1 1 (16.67%) OCPJP
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
1 1 (16.67%) OCPJP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sun