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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 23 33 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 95 85 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.38% 5.31% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.82% 5.56% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 55 25
Median salary £56,500 £67,500 £66,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.29% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £48,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £79,800 £75,000
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
1077 1528 1464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.06% 95.44% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 768 968 985
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 79 (42.02%) Finance
2 47 (25.00%) Banking
3 45 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (19.68%) SAP
5 35 (18.62%) Retail
6 33 (17.55%) Scrum
7 32 (17.02%) Data Architecture
8 31 (16.49%) Oracle
9 30 (15.96%) Java
10 29 (15.43%) Enterprise Architecture
11 26 (13.83%) Software Engineering
11 26 (13.83%) Project Management
11 26 (13.83%) ETL
12 23 (12.23%) Degree
13 22 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (11.17%) TOGAF
15 19 (10.11%) Telecoms
15 19 (10.11%) Data Modelling
15 19 (10.11%) Microsoft
15 19 (10.11%) .NET
16 18 (9.57%) Windows
17 17 (9.04%) Games
18 16 (8.51%) Investment Management
18 16 (8.51%) Big Data
18 16 (8.51%) Record to Report
19 15 (7.98%) Product Management
19 15 (7.98%) SAP CO
19 15 (7.98%) SAP FI/CO
19 15 (7.98%) SAP FI
19 15 (7.98%) SOA

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 8 (4.26%) IIS
2 7 (3.72%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.19%) NetWeaver
4 4 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.60%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (7.98%) SAP CO
1 15 (7.98%) SAP FI
1 15 (7.98%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (6.38%) SAP SCM
3 4 (2.13%) SAP CRM
3 4 (2.13%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.53%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.13%) Office 365
2 3 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (1.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.45%) Firewall
2 6 (3.19%) VoIP
2 6 (3.19%) Wireless
3 5 (2.66%) DHCP
3 5 (2.66%) DNS
3 5 (2.66%) Internet
4 4 (2.13%) SAN
5 3 (1.60%) NAS
6 2 (1.06%) WAN
7 1 (0.53%) 802.11
7 1 (0.53%) BGP
7 1 (0.53%) DPNSS
7 1 (0.53%) HSRP
7 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.53%) LAN
7 1 (0.53%) LDAP
7 1 (0.53%) OSPF
7 1 (0.53%) SCCP
7 1 (0.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.51%) Big Data
2 14 (7.45%) Hadoop
2 14 (7.45%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.91%) Apache Hive
3 13 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (6.38%) HBase
4 12 (6.38%) OLAP
4 12 (6.38%) Oracle OLAP
5 7 (3.72%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.19%) Data Mining
7 4 (2.13%) SAP BI
7 4 (2.13%) SAP BW
7 4 (2.13%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.53%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 13 (6.91%) Git (software)
1 13 (6.91%) Maven
1 13 (6.91%) Subversion
General
1 79 (42.02%) Finance
2 47 (25.00%) Banking
3 35 (18.62%) Retail
4 19 (10.11%) Telecoms
5 17 (9.04%) Games
6 11 (5.85%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.19%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.13%) Local Government
8 4 (2.13%) Marketing
9 2 (1.06%) Legal
10 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.11%) .NET
2 13 (6.91%) Hibernate
2 13 (6.91%) REST
2 13 (6.91%) Spring
3 10 (5.32%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.26%) Middleware
5 6 (3.19%) Web Services
6 4 (2.13%) Java EE
7 2 (1.06%) J2EE
8 1 (0.53%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.53%) CSS
8 1 (0.53%) HTML
8 1 (0.53%) HTML5
8 1 (0.53%) OAuth
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.53%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.79%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.66%) Clustering
4 5 (2.66%) PMI
4 5 (2.66%) Replication
5 4 (2.13%) User Experience
6 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.60%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.06%) Biometrics
7 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.06%) NHS
8 1 (0.53%) CCTV
8 1 (0.53%) DataPower
8 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.53%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.57%) Windows
2 5 (2.66%) Unix
2 5 (2.66%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.60%) Android
4 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.06%) Linux
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.55%) Scrum
3 32 (17.02%) Data Architecture
4 29 (15.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (13.83%) ETL
5 26 (13.83%) Project Management
5 26 (13.83%) Software Engineering
6 22 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (11.17%) TOGAF
8 19 (10.11%) Data Modelling
9 16 (8.51%) Investment Management
9 16 (8.51%) Record to Report
10 15 (7.98%) Product Management
10 15 (7.98%) SOA
11 14 (7.45%) Change Management
11 14 (7.45%) Programme Governance
11 14 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (6.91%) Disruptive Innovation
12 13 (6.91%) Logical Data Model
12 13 (6.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.96%) Java
2 13 (6.91%) Perl
2 13 (6.91%) SQL
3 12 (6.38%) Shell Script
4 10 (5.32%) C#
4 10 (5.32%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.79%) C++
6 8 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.72%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.19%) ABAP
9 5 (2.66%) C
10 1 (0.53%) AWK
10 1 (0.53%) Korn
10 1 (0.53%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (12.23%) Degree
2 6 (3.19%) CISM
2 6 (3.19%) CISSP
3 5 (2.66%) CEH
3 5 (2.66%) CISA
3 5 (2.66%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.60%) MCITP
4 3 (1.60%) MCSE
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) CCDA
5 1 (0.53%) CCDP
5 1 (0.53%) CCNP
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.53%) IISP
5 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.38%) QA
2 6 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.13%) COBIT
4 3 (1.60%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (19.68%) SAP
2 31 (16.49%) Oracle
3 19 (10.11%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.91%) Informatica
5 7 (3.72%) Cisco
6 4 (2.13%) Cognizant
6 4 (2.13%) IBM
7 3 (1.60%) Remedy
8 2 (1.06%) Casewise
8 2 (1.06%) VMware
9 1 (0.53%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.53%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.53%) Aruba
9 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.53%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.53%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.53%) Juniper
9 1 (0.53%) Motorola
9 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.53%) Splunk
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