The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 31 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 43 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 65 58 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.40% 4.81% 7.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 5.00% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 57
Average salary £62,500 £58,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,400 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,500 £61,810
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1159 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.00% 96.02% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 932 731 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Scotland

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 31 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 53 (36.05%) Finance
2 46 (31.29%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (25.85%) SOA
5 33 (22.45%) ETL
6 32 (21.77%) Oracle
6 32 (21.77%) Data Management
7 25 (17.01%) Banking
8 24 (16.33%) Asset Management
8 24 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 24 (16.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 22 (14.97%) Information Architecture
9 22 (14.97%) .NET
9 22 (14.97%) Data Modelling
10 21 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
10 21 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
11 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (13.61%) TOGAF
11 20 (13.61%) C#
12 19 (12.93%) JavaScript
13 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
13 18 (12.24%) ASP.NET
14 17 (11.56%) Data Mapping
15 16 (10.88%) TDD
15 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
16 15 (10.20%) SQL
16 15 (10.20%) Scrum
17 14 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
17 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (9.52%) Middleware

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 24 (16.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.44%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.44%) IIS
4 5 (3.40%) SAS
4 5 (3.40%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.36%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (8.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.36%) Finacle
5 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.36%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Force.com
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.68%) PaaS
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
1 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.08%) Internet
2 3 (2.04%) VoIP
3 1 (0.68%) SSL
3 1 (0.68%) SAN
3 1 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.76%) PowerCenter
6 5 (3.40%) DataStage
6 5 (3.40%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.40%) Big Data
6 5 (3.40%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.40%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.36%) OLAP
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.40%) ERwin
2 1 (0.68%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (36.05%) Finance
2 25 (17.01%) Banking
3 9 (6.12%) Retail
4 5 (3.40%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.04%) Advertising
5 3 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.36%) French Language
6 2 (1.36%) German Language
6 2 (1.36%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.97%) .NET
2 18 (12.24%) ASP.NET
3 14 (9.52%) Middleware
4 8 (5.44%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (3.40%) .NET Framework
6 5 (3.40%) jQuery
7 4 (2.72%) XML
8 3 (2.04%) XML Schema
8 3 (2.04%) Web Services
9 2 (1.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (1.36%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.68%) WSDL
10 1 (0.68%) SAML
10 1 (0.68%) SOAP
10 1 (0.68%) Java EE
10 1 (0.68%) WCF
10 1 (0.68%) Spring
10 1 (0.68%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.44%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.40%) Handset
3 5 (3.40%) iPhone
4 4 (2.72%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.04%) Clustering
5 3 (2.04%) Replication
5 3 (2.04%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.36%) CESG
7 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.68%) Equities
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.12%) UNIX
1 9 (6.12%) Windows
2 6 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.08%) Android
3 1 (0.68%) AIX
3 1 (0.68%) Solaris
3 1 (0.68%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.29%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (25.85%) SOA
3 33 (22.45%) ETL
4 32 (21.77%) Data Management
5 24 (16.33%) Asset Management
5 24 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (14.97%) Information Architecture
6 22 (14.97%) Data Modelling
7 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (13.61%) TOGAF
8 17 (11.56%) Data Mapping
9 16 (10.88%) TDD
10 15 (10.20%) Scrum
11 14 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
11 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (8.84%) Network Management
12 13 (8.84%) Data Governance
13 11 (7.48%) MVC
13 11 (7.48%) UML
13 11 (7.48%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.61%) C#
2 19 (12.93%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.20%) SQL
4 8 (5.44%) Java
5 3 (2.04%) C
6 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.36%) PHP
7 1 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.36%) PMP
2 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) QA
2 7 (4.76%) SLA
3 5 (3.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (21.77%) Oracle
2 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.52%) Informatica
4 7 (4.76%) Teradata
5 6 (4.08%) IBM
6 5 (3.40%) JBoss
6 5 (3.40%) SAP
7 2 (1.36%) Twitter
7 2 (1.36%) HP
7 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.36%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco
8 1 (0.68%) EMC
8 1 (0.68%) Citrix
8 1 (0.68%) Sun
8 1 (0.68%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (0.68%) ExactTarget
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