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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 24 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 83 53 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.66% 4.26% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.98% 4.47% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 38 46
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £78,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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
1040 1187 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.03% 95.34% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 664 815 859
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 45 (28.48%) Finance
2 42 (26.58%) Java
3 38 (24.05%) SAP
4 37 (23.42%) SOA
5 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (21.52%) UML
6 33 (20.89%) Use Case
7 32 (20.25%) OO
8 30 (18.99%) Data Modelling
9 24 (15.19%) Oracle
10 22 (13.92%) Open Source
10 22 (13.92%) Logical Data Model
11 21 (13.29%) Mentoring
12 20 (12.66%) Relational Database
12 20 (12.66%) JPA
12 20 (12.66%) Wireframes
13 18 (11.39%) RichFaces
13 18 (11.39%) JSF
13 18 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (10.76%) Hibernate
14 17 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (10.76%) Apache CXF
15 16 (10.13%) SAP FI
15 16 (10.13%) OOA/OOD
15 16 (10.13%) SAP FI/CO
15 16 (10.13%) SAP CO
15 16 (10.13%) Record to Report
16 15 (9.49%) Presales
16 15 (9.49%) TOGAF
16 15 (9.49%) Banking

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 15 (9.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (8.86%) JBoss
3 3 (1.90%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (10.13%) SAP CO
1 16 (10.13%) SAP FI
1 16 (10.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (7.59%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (7.59%) SAP SCM
3 9 (5.70%) SAP CRM
3 9 (5.70%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.63%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.63%) Office 365
1 1 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.06%) Firewall
2 7 (4.43%) VoIP
3 5 (3.16%) Wireless
4 4 (2.53%) DHCP
4 4 (2.53%) DNS
4 4 (2.53%) Internet
5 3 (1.90%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.63%) 3G
6 1 (0.63%) 4G
6 1 (0.63%) 5G
6 1 (0.63%) Network Security
6 1 (0.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.66%) Relational Database
2 15 (9.49%) Big Data
3 14 (8.86%) Hadoop
4 12 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.96%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 9 (5.70%) SAP BW
6 9 (5.70%) SAP HANA
7 8 (5.06%) RDBMS
8 7 (4.43%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.53%) HBase
9 4 (2.53%) OLAP
9 4 (2.53%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.27%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.63%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Subversion
2 4 (2.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.53%) Maven
3 1 (0.63%) ERwin
General
1 45 (28.48%) Finance
2 15 (9.49%) Banking
3 14 (8.86%) Retail
4 9 (5.70%) Marketing
5 6 (3.80%) Games
5 6 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.16%) Front Office
6 5 (3.16%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.66%) JPA
2 18 (11.39%) JSF
2 18 (11.39%) RichFaces
3 17 (10.76%) Apache CXF
3 17 (10.76%) Hibernate
4 9 (5.70%) Web Services
5 6 (3.80%) .NET
5 6 (3.80%) Apache OpenJPA
5 6 (3.80%) Spring
6 5 (3.16%) Drools
7 4 (2.53%) REST
8 3 (1.90%) Middleware
9 2 (1.27%) Apache Camel
9 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.27%) J2EE
9 2 (1.27%) Java EE
9 2 (1.27%) Kafka
9 2 (1.27%) SOAP
9 2 (1.27%) XML
9 2 (1.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.06%) Data Integration
2 5 (3.16%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.53%) Clustering
3 4 (2.53%) Replication
4 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.63%) ASIC
6 1 (0.63%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.63%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
6 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.43%) Windows
2 4 (2.53%) Unix
3 2 (1.27%) Linux
3 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.42%) SOA
2 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (21.52%) UML
3 33 (20.89%) Use Case
4 32 (20.25%) OO
5 30 (18.99%) Data Modelling
6 22 (13.92%) Logical Data Model
6 22 (13.92%) Open Source
7 21 (13.29%) Mentoring
8 20 (12.66%) Wireframes
9 18 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (10.13%) OOA/OOD
11 16 (10.13%) Record to Report
12 15 (9.49%) Presales
12 15 (9.49%) TOGAF
13 14 (8.86%) Change Management
13 14 (8.86%) Lean Six Sigma
13 14 (8.86%) Programme Governance
13 14 (8.86%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.58%) Java
2 12 (7.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.43%) SQL
4 4 (2.53%) Perl
4 4 (2.53%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.90%) C#
5 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.63%) C++
6 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (2.53%) CEH
1 4 (2.53%) CISA
1 4 (2.53%) CISM
1 4 (2.53%) CISSP
2 3 (1.90%) CCNP
2 3 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.90%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.80%) QA
2 4 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) HDFS
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.63%) Firmware
2 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Oozie
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (24.05%) SAP
2 24 (15.19%) Oracle
3 9 (5.70%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.16%) ION Trading
5 4 (2.53%) Cisco
5 4 (2.53%) Informatica
5 4 (2.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.27%) Casewise
7 1 (0.63%) FNZ
7 1 (0.63%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.63%) IBM
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