The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 35 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 70 56 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.62% 4.23% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 4.43% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 61
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,500 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.80% +0.80%
Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1180 1265 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.78% 95.54% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 722 787 978
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Architect Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Architect
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 44 (34.11%) Finance
2 36 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 36 (27.91%) Banking
3 35 (27.13%) SOA
4 34 (26.36%) TOGAF
5 29 (22.48%) Java
5 29 (22.48%) Zachman Framework
6 26 (20.16%) Open Source
7 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
8 22 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (15.50%) Middleware
10 19 (14.73%) .NET
11 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
12 17 (13.18%) Business Development
12 17 (13.18%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (13.18%) Oracle
13 15 (11.63%) ITIL
13 15 (11.63%) Degree
14 14 (10.85%) UML
14 14 (10.85%) CRM
15 13 (10.08%) Firewall
15 13 (10.08%) Cisco
15 13 (10.08%) IBM
15 13 (10.08%) Presales
16 11 (8.53%) Retail
16 11 (8.53%) Management Information System
16 11 (8.53%) COBIT
16 11 (8.53%) Java EE
17 10 (7.75%) Process Improvement
17 10 (7.75%) Big Data

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 9 (6.98%) NetWeaver
2 6 (4.65%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.88%) Node.js
4 2 (1.55%) CMS
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) IaaS
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) PaaS
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.08%) Firewall
2 8 (6.20%) LAN
2 8 (6.20%) SAN
3 7 (5.43%) BGP
3 7 (5.43%) HSRP
3 7 (5.43%) OSPF
3 7 (5.43%) WAN
3 7 (5.43%) Wireless
4 5 (3.88%) 802.11
4 5 (3.88%) DPNSS
4 5 (3.88%) NAS
4 5 (3.88%) SCCP
4 5 (3.88%) WLAN
5 2 (1.55%) ATM
5 2 (1.55%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.55%) ISDN
5 2 (1.55%) MPLS
5 2 (1.55%) PPP
5 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.75%) Big Data
2 8 (6.20%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.55%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.78%) HBase
5 1 (0.78%) OLAP
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.55%) Maven
1 2 (1.55%) Subversion
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (34.11%) Finance
2 36 (27.91%) Banking
3 11 (8.53%) Retail
4 7 (5.43%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.43%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.33%) Local Government
7 2 (1.55%) Games
7 2 (1.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Billing
8 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.50%) Middleware
2 19 (14.73%) .NET
3 11 (8.53%) Java EE
4 6 (4.65%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.65%) HTML
4 6 (4.65%) HTML5
5 5 (3.88%) 802.1X
5 5 (3.88%) J2EE
5 5 (3.88%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (3.88%) React
6 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.33%) REST
6 3 (2.33%) Web Services
7 2 (1.55%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.55%) Spring
7 2 (1.55%) XML
8 1 (0.78%) CGI
8 1 (0.78%) OAuth
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.53%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.75%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.65%) PMI
4 5 (3.88%) CCTV
4 5 (3.88%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.88%) Taxonomies
5 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.10%) User Experience
6 2 (1.55%) Clustering
6 2 (1.55%) DataPower
6 2 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.55%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.55%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.78%) EPoS
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.88%) Windows
1 5 (3.88%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.33%) Linux
2 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (27.13%) SOA
3 34 (26.36%) TOGAF
4 29 (22.48%) Zachman Framework
5 26 (20.16%) Open Source
6 22 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
8 17 (13.18%) Business Development
8 17 (13.18%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (11.63%) ITIL
10 14 (10.85%) CRM
10 14 (10.85%) UML
11 13 (10.08%) Presales
12 10 (7.75%) Data Architecture
12 10 (7.75%) Process Improvement
12 10 (7.75%) Project Management
13 9 (6.98%) Requirements Management
14 8 (6.20%) Scrum
14 8 (6.20%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (5.43%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.48%) Java
2 9 (6.98%) ABAP
3 8 (6.20%) C#
4 6 (4.65%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.88%) Scala
5 5 (3.88%) SQL
6 3 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.78%) Ruby
7 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (11.63%) Degree
2 7 (5.43%) CCNP
2 7 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.10%) CCIE
4 4 (3.10%) CCNA
5 3 (2.33%) CCDP
6 2 (1.55%) CCDA
6 2 (1.55%) CCSA
6 2 (1.55%) CCSE
7 1 (0.78%) CISA
7 1 (0.78%) CISM
7 1 (0.78%) CISSP
7 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) COBIT
2 9 (6.98%) QA
3 4 (3.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.55%) SLA
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.78%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.18%) Oracle
3 13 (10.08%) Cisco
3 13 (10.08%) IBM
4 10 (7.75%) Cognizant
5 9 (6.98%) CheckPoint
5 9 (6.98%) SAP
6 7 (5.43%) Fortinet
6 7 (5.43%) Juniper
7 5 (3.88%) Aruba
7 5 (3.88%) Motorola
8 4 (3.10%) Remedy
8 4 (3.10%) VMware
9 2 (1.55%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.55%) Brocade
9 2 (1.55%) Citrix
9 2 (1.55%) Informatica
10 1 (0.78%) ATG
10 1 (0.78%) F5
10 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
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