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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 23 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 109 55 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.97% 3.79% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.38% 3.97% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 62 38 46
Median salary £60,000 £66,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £54,850 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £79,500 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1162 1384 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.64% 95.25% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 682 906 965
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 July 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 74 (39.78%) Finance
2 57 (30.65%) Banking
3 46 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (20.97%) TOGAF
5 36 (19.35%) SOA
6 35 (18.82%) Java
7 33 (17.74%) Oracle
8 32 (17.20%) Software Engineering
8 32 (17.20%) Data Architecture
9 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 30 (16.13%) Scrum
10 30 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
11 29 (15.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (15.05%) Zachman Framework
12 28 (15.05%) Retail
12 28 (15.05%) Degree
13 27 (14.52%) Open Source
13 27 (14.52%) .NET
14 25 (13.44%) ETL
14 25 (13.44%) Project Management
15 20 (10.75%) Middleware
15 20 (10.75%) ITIL
15 20 (10.75%) UML
16 17 (9.14%) Big Data
17 16 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (8.60%) Data Modelling
17 16 (8.60%) Firewall
17 16 (8.60%) Telecoms
17 16 (8.60%) Business Development
18 15 (8.06%) Investment Management

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 (4.84%) NetWeaver
2 8 (4.30%) IIS
3 7 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.61%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.54%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.23%) IaaS
2 5 (2.69%) Office 365
3 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.54%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.60%) Firewall
2 10 (5.38%) Wireless
3 8 (4.30%) SAN
4 5 (2.69%) 802.11
4 5 (2.69%) BGP
4 5 (2.69%) DPNSS
4 5 (2.69%) HSRP
4 5 (2.69%) LAN
4 5 (2.69%) NAS
4 5 (2.69%) OSPF
4 5 (2.69%) SCCP
4 5 (2.69%) WLAN
5 4 (2.15%) WAN
6 3 (1.61%) VoIP
7 2 (1.08%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.08%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.54%) DHCP
8 1 (0.54%) DNS
8 1 (0.54%) Internet
8 1 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.14%) Big Data
2 12 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 11 (5.91%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.38%) Apache Hive
4 10 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.84%) HBase
5 9 (4.84%) OLAP
5 9 (4.84%) Oracle OLAP
6 7 (3.76%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Git (software)
1 11 (5.91%) Maven
1 11 (5.91%) Subversion
General
1 74 (39.78%) Finance
2 57 (30.65%) Banking
3 28 (15.05%) Retail
4 16 (8.60%) Telecoms
5 13 (6.99%) Games
6 10 (5.38%) Retail Banking
7 8 (4.30%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.15%) Local Government
9 2 (1.08%) Legal
10 1 (0.54%) Billing
10 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.52%) .NET
2 20 (10.75%) Middleware
3 11 (5.91%) ASP.NET
3 11 (5.91%) Hibernate
3 11 (5.91%) Java EE
3 11 (5.91%) Spring
4 10 (5.38%) REST
5 8 (4.30%) Web Services
6 5 (2.69%) 802.1X
7 3 (1.61%) HTML
7 3 (1.61%) HTML5
8 2 (1.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.08%) J2EE
8 2 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.08%) Node.js
8 2 (1.08%) React
9 1 (0.54%) CGI
9 1 (0.54%) CSS
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.91%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.76%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.76%) PMI
4 5 (2.69%) CCTV
4 5 (2.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (2.69%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.69%) User Experience
5 2 (1.08%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.08%) Clustering
5 2 (1.08%) DataPower
5 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.08%) NHS
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) EPoS
6 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) PKI
6 1 (0.54%) Replication
6 1 (0.54%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.06%) Windows
2 6 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.61%) Linux
4 2 (1.08%) Android
4 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.54%) Unix
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (20.97%) TOGAF
3 36 (19.35%) SOA
4 32 (17.20%) Data Architecture
4 32 (17.20%) Software Engineering
5 30 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 30 (16.13%) Scrum
6 29 (15.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (15.05%) Zachman Framework
8 27 (14.52%) Open Source
9 25 (13.44%) ETL
9 25 (13.44%) Project Management
10 20 (10.75%) ITIL
10 20 (10.75%) UML
11 16 (8.60%) Business Development
11 16 (8.60%) Data Modelling
12 15 (8.06%) CRM
12 15 (8.06%) Investment Management
13 14 (7.53%) Presales
14 13 (6.99%) Disruptive Innovation
Programming Languages
1 35 (18.82%) Java
2 13 (6.99%) C#
3 12 (6.45%) SQL
4 11 (5.91%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.38%) Perl
6 9 (4.84%) ABAP
6 9 (4.84%) C++
6 9 (4.84%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.76%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.69%) C
9 2 (1.08%) Scala
10 1 (0.54%) AWK
10 1 (0.54%) Korn
10 1 (0.54%) PHP
10 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (15.05%) Degree
2 7 (3.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.61%) CCDP
3 3 (1.61%) CCNP
3 3 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.61%) MCITP
3 3 (1.61%) MCSE
3 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.08%) CCDA
4 2 (1.08%) CISM
4 2 (1.08%) CISSP
5 1 (0.54%) CEH
5 1 (0.54%) CISA
5 1 (0.54%) IISP
5 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) COBIT
2 9 (4.84%) QA
3 5 (2.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.08%) SLA
5 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (17.74%) Oracle
2 31 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.53%) Cisco
4 10 (5.38%) Cognizant
4 10 (5.38%) IBM
4 10 (5.38%) Informatica
5 9 (4.84%) SAP
6 7 (3.76%) Juniper
7 5 (2.69%) Aruba
7 5 (2.69%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.69%) Fortinet
7 5 (2.69%) Motorola
7 5 (2.69%) Remedy
8 4 (2.15%) VMware
9 2 (1.08%) Brocade
9 2 (1.08%) Casewise
9 2 (1.08%) Citrix
10 1 (0.54%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.54%) Splunk
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