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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 25 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 80 66 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.22% 4.66% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.55% 4.88% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 46
Median salary £60,000 £63,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.13% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £49,250 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,300 £78,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
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
1059 1353 1428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.58% 95.55% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 689 853 945
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 66 (33.17%) Finance
2 54 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (23.62%) Java
4 37 (18.59%) SAP
4 37 (18.59%) SOA
5 35 (17.59%) Oracle
6 34 (17.09%) Data Modelling
7 33 (16.58%) UML
8 30 (15.08%) Banking
8 30 (15.08%) Scrum
9 28 (14.07%) Data Architecture
10 27 (13.57%) Use Case
11 26 (13.07%) OO
12 25 (12.56%) Retail
12 25 (12.56%) Mentoring
12 25 (12.56%) Logical Data Model
13 24 (12.06%) Software Engineering
14 21 (10.55%) ETL
15 20 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (10.05%) Hibernate
15 20 (10.05%) Project Management
15 20 (10.05%) Open Source
16 19 (9.55%) JavaScript
17 18 (9.05%) OOA/OOD
17 18 (9.05%) Big Data
17 18 (9.05%) TOGAF
18 17 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
18 17 (8.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 17 (8.54%) Windows
19 16 (8.04%) Business Intelligence

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 17 (8.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (5.53%) JBoss
3 8 (4.02%) IIS
4 7 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.51%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.51%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (8.04%) SAP CO
1 16 (8.04%) SAP FI
1 16 (8.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (6.03%) SAP SCM
3 9 (4.52%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (4.52%) SAP CRM
3 9 (4.52%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.03%) Firewall
2 7 (3.52%) Wireless
3 6 (3.02%) VoIP
4 5 (2.51%) DHCP
4 5 (2.51%) DNS
4 5 (2.51%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) 3G
5 1 (0.50%) 4G
5 1 (0.50%) 5G
5 1 (0.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.50%) NAS
5 1 (0.50%) Network Security
5 1 (0.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.05%) Big Data
2 15 (7.54%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (7.54%) Hadoop
2 15 (7.54%) NoSQL
3 14 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.53%) Apache Hive
5 10 (5.03%) HBase
5 10 (5.03%) OLAP
5 10 (5.03%) Oracle OLAP
6 9 (4.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 9 (4.52%) SAP BW
6 9 (4.52%) SAP HANA
7 7 (3.52%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.51%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.50%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 12 (6.03%) Subversion
2 11 (5.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.53%) Maven
3 1 (0.50%) ERwin
General
1 66 (33.17%) Finance
2 30 (15.08%) Banking
3 25 (12.56%) Retail
4 15 (7.54%) Telecoms
5 14 (7.04%) Games
6 9 (4.52%) Marketing
7 5 (2.51%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.01%) Front Office
9 2 (1.01%) Legal
9 2 (1.01%) Local Government
10 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.05%) Hibernate
2 15 (7.54%) JPA
3 14 (7.04%) .NET
4 13 (6.53%) JSF
4 13 (6.53%) RichFaces
4 13 (6.53%) Spring
5 12 (6.03%) Apache CXF
6 10 (5.03%) REST
6 10 (5.03%) Web Services
7 9 (4.52%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.01%) Apache OpenJPA
9 3 (1.51%) Drools
9 3 (1.51%) Middleware
10 2 (1.01%) Apache Camel
10 2 (1.01%) CSS
10 2 (1.01%) J2EE
10 2 (1.01%) Java EE
10 2 (1.01%) SOAP
10 2 (1.01%) XML
10 2 (1.01%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.52%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.51%) Clustering
2 5 (2.51%) Data Integration
2 5 (2.51%) Replication
3 4 (2.01%) PMI
4 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.01%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.01%) User Experience
6 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.50%) ASIC
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.50%) PKI
6 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.54%) Windows
2 5 (2.51%) Unix
3 3 (1.51%) Linux
3 3 (1.51%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.01%) Android
4 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.59%) SOA
3 34 (17.09%) Data Modelling
4 33 (16.58%) UML
5 30 (15.08%) Scrum
6 28 (14.07%) Data Architecture
7 27 (13.57%) Use Case
8 26 (13.07%) OO
9 25 (12.56%) Logical Data Model
9 25 (12.56%) Mentoring
10 24 (12.06%) Software Engineering
11 21 (10.55%) ETL
12 20 (10.05%) Open Source
12 20 (10.05%) Project Management
12 20 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (9.05%) OOA/OOD
13 18 (9.05%) TOGAF
14 17 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (8.04%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 47 (23.62%) Java
2 19 (9.55%) JavaScript
3 14 (7.04%) SQL
4 11 (5.53%) C#
4 11 (5.53%) Perl
5 10 (5.03%) Shell Script
6 9 (4.52%) C++
7 8 (4.02%) PL/SQL
8 7 (3.52%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.51%) C
10 1 (0.50%) AWK
10 1 (0.50%) Korn
10 1 (0.50%) PHP
10 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (5.53%) Degree
2 6 (3.02%) CISM
2 6 (3.02%) CISSP
3 5 (2.51%) CEH
3 5 (2.51%) CISA
4 4 (2.01%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.51%) MCITP
5 3 (1.51%) MCSE
5 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) CCNP
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.50%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.52%) QA
2 6 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.02%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (18.59%) SAP
2 35 (17.59%) Oracle
3 14 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.03%) Informatica
5 7 (3.52%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.02%) Cisco
7 4 (2.01%) ION Trading
8 2 (1.01%) Casewise
9 1 (0.50%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.50%) FNZ
9 1 (0.50%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.50%) IBM
9 1 (0.50%) Remedy
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk
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Salary: Negotiable DOE
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