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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 15 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 129 78 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.54% 5.05% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.07% 5.28% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 77 53 29
Median salary £57,500 £68,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.44% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £55,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £79,900 £75,200
UK excluding London median salary £66,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +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
1165 1476 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.18% 95.47% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 769 965 938
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,200 £62,500
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 August 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 78 (39.20%) Finance
2 53 (26.63%) Banking
3 51 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (18.59%) Retail
5 36 (18.09%) Scrum
6 35 (17.59%) Java
7 34 (17.09%) Data Architecture
8 32 (16.08%) Oracle
9 31 (15.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 30 (15.08%) Software Engineering
11 29 (14.57%) Project Management
12 28 (14.07%) SAP
12 28 (14.07%) ETL
13 27 (13.57%) TOGAF
14 26 (13.07%) Degree
14 26 (13.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (11.06%) .NET
16 21 (10.55%) SOA
16 21 (10.55%) Microsoft
17 20 (10.05%) Firewall
17 20 (10.05%) Telecoms
18 19 (9.55%) Data Modelling
19 17 (8.54%) Games
19 17 (8.54%) Windows
20 16 (8.04%) Investment Management
20 16 (8.04%) Big Data
20 16 (8.04%) Mentoring
21 15 (7.54%) Product Management
21 15 (7.54%) Zachman Framework
22 14 (7.04%) Hibernate

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 (4.02%) IIS
1 8 (4.02%) NetWeaver
2 7 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.51%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.03%) SAP SCM
2 9 (4.52%) SAP CO
2 9 (4.52%) SAP FI
2 9 (4.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.50%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.51%) IaaS
2 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.01%) Office 365
3 3 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.05%) Firewall
2 10 (5.03%) Wireless
3 7 (3.52%) SAN
4 6 (3.02%) VoIP
5 5 (2.51%) 802.11
5 5 (2.51%) BGP
5 5 (2.51%) DHCP
5 5 (2.51%) DNS
5 5 (2.51%) DPNSS
5 5 (2.51%) HSRP
5 5 (2.51%) LAN
5 5 (2.51%) NAS
5 5 (2.51%) OSPF
5 5 (2.51%) SCCP
5 5 (2.51%) WLAN
6 4 (2.01%) Internet
6 4 (2.01%) WAN
7 2 (1.01%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.01%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.04%) Big Data
2 14 (7.04%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.53%) Apache Hive
3 13 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (6.53%) Hadoop
4 12 (6.03%) HBase
4 12 (6.03%) OLAP
4 12 (6.03%) Oracle OLAP
5 7 (3.52%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.02%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.50%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.50%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.50%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.50%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 14 (7.04%) Git (software)
1 14 (7.04%) Maven
1 14 (7.04%) Subversion
General
1 78 (39.20%) Finance
2 53 (26.63%) Banking
3 37 (18.59%) Retail
4 20 (10.05%) Telecoms
5 17 (8.54%) Games
6 11 (5.53%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.02%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.01%) Legal
8 2 (1.01%) Local Government
8 2 (1.01%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
9 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.06%) .NET
2 14 (7.04%) Hibernate
2 14 (7.04%) Spring
3 13 (6.53%) REST
4 12 (6.03%) ASP.NET
4 12 (6.03%) Middleware
5 8 (4.02%) Web Services
6 5 (2.51%) 802.1X
6 5 (2.51%) Java EE
7 2 (1.01%) J2EE
8 1 (0.50%) CSS
8 1 (0.50%) HTML
8 1 (0.50%) HTML5
8 1 (0.50%) OAuth
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.03%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.52%) PMI
4 6 (3.02%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.02%) User Experience
5 5 (2.51%) CCTV
5 5 (2.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (2.51%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.01%) Clustering
6 4 (2.01%) Replication
7 2 (1.01%) Biometrics
7 2 (1.01%) DataPower
7 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.01%) NHS
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) EPoS
8 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) PKI
8 1 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.54%) Windows
2 5 (2.51%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.01%) Unix
4 3 (1.51%) Android
4 3 (1.51%) Linux
5 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.09%) Scrum
3 34 (17.09%) Data Architecture
4 31 (15.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 30 (15.08%) Software Engineering
6 29 (14.57%) Project Management
7 28 (14.07%) ETL
8 27 (13.57%) TOGAF
9 26 (13.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (10.55%) SOA
11 19 (9.55%) Data Modelling
12 16 (8.04%) Investment Management
12 16 (8.04%) Mentoring
13 15 (7.54%) Product Management
13 15 (7.54%) Zachman Framework
14 14 (7.04%) Disruptive Innovation
14 14 (7.04%) Information Management
14 14 (7.04%) ITIL
14 14 (7.04%) Kanban
14 14 (7.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.59%) Java
2 14 (7.04%) SQL
3 13 (6.53%) Perl
4 12 (6.03%) C#
4 12 (6.03%) Shell Script
5 10 (5.03%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.52%) C++
6 9 (4.52%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.02%) ABAP
8 7 (3.52%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.51%) C
10 1 (0.50%) AWK
10 1 (0.50%) Korn
10 1 (0.50%) PHP
10 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (13.07%) Degree
2 7 (3.52%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.02%) CISM
3 6 (3.02%) CISSP
4 5 (2.51%) CEH
4 5 (2.51%) CISA
5 3 (1.51%) CCDP
5 3 (1.51%) CCNP
5 3 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.51%) MCITP
5 3 (1.51%) MCSE
5 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.01%) CCDA
7 1 (0.50%) IISP
7 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) QA
2 6 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.02%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (2.01%) COBIT
5 2 (1.01%) SLA
6 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (16.08%) Oracle
2 28 (14.07%) SAP
3 21 (10.55%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.53%) Cisco
4 13 (6.53%) Informatica
5 7 (3.52%) Juniper
6 5 (2.51%) Aruba
6 5 (2.51%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.51%) Fortinet
6 5 (2.51%) Motorola
6 5 (2.51%) Remedy
7 4 (2.01%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.01%) IBM
8 3 (1.51%) VMware
9 2 (1.01%) Brocade
9 2 (1.01%) Casewise
9 2 (1.01%) Citrix
10 1 (0.50%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.50%) ATG
10 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
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