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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 27 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 78 56 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.20% 4.45% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.55% 4.71% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 62 37 38
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,800 £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
1033 1190 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.30% 94.52% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 690 813 808
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,300 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 (31.69%) SOA
2 40 (28.17%) Java
3 39 (27.46%) Finance
4 34 (23.94%) UML
4 34 (23.94%) Use Case
5 33 (23.24%) OO
6 32 (22.54%) Data Modelling
6 32 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (18.31%) Relational Database
8 23 (16.20%) Oracle
9 22 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (15.49%) Open Source
10 21 (14.79%) JPA
10 21 (14.79%) Wireframes
10 21 (14.79%) SAP
10 21 (14.79%) TOGAF
11 19 (13.38%) JSF
11 19 (13.38%) Mentoring
11 19 (13.38%) RichFaces
12 18 (12.68%) Hadoop
12 18 (12.68%) Apache CXF
12 18 (12.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 18 (12.68%) Logical Data Model
13 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (11.27%) OOA/OOD
14 16 (11.27%) Analytics
14 16 (11.27%) Big Data
15 15 (10.56%) Presales
16 14 (9.86%) Hibernate
16 14 (9.86%) JBoss

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 18 (12.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (9.86%) JBoss
3 10 (7.04%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.52%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.41%) CMS
5 2 (1.41%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (5.63%) SAP CRM
2 8 (5.63%) SAP SD
3 7 (4.93%) SAP CO
3 7 (4.93%) SAP FI
3 7 (4.93%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (2.82%) SAP HCM
5 2 (1.41%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.82%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (2.11%) iPaaS
3 3 (2.11%) Office 365
4 2 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.23%) Wireless
2 5 (3.52%) Firewall
2 5 (3.52%) VoIP
3 4 (2.82%) IP Telephony
3 4 (2.82%) Network Security
4 2 (1.41%) Skype
5 1 (0.70%) 3G
5 1 (0.70%) 4G
5 1 (0.70%) 5G
5 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) Relational Database
2 18 (12.68%) Hadoop
3 16 (11.27%) Big Data
4 14 (9.86%) RDBMS
5 11 (7.75%) Apache Hive
6 9 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (6.34%) SQL Server
7 8 (5.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 8 (5.63%) SAP BW
8 7 (4.93%) NoSQL
9 6 (4.23%) HBase
10 4 (2.82%) Sqoop
11 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) ERwin
2 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 39 (27.46%) Finance
2 11 (7.75%) Banking
3 8 (5.63%) Marketing
4 7 (4.93%) Retail
4 7 (4.93%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.52%) Front Office
6 2 (1.41%) Local Government
7 1 (0.70%) Games
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.79%) JPA
2 19 (13.38%) JSF
2 19 (13.38%) RichFaces
3 18 (12.68%) Apache CXF
4 14 (9.86%) Hibernate
5 10 (7.04%) Kafka
5 10 (7.04%) Web Services
6 8 (5.63%) .NET
7 7 (4.93%) Apache OpenJPA
8 5 (3.52%) Drools
9 3 (2.11%) Middleware
10 2 (1.41%) Apache Camel
10 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.41%) J2EE
10 2 (1.41%) Java EE
10 2 (1.41%) SOAP
10 2 (1.41%) Spring
10 2 (1.41%) XML
10 2 (1.41%) XSD
11 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.52%) Taxonomies
4 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.70%) ASIC
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.70%) Fintech
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.23%) Windows
2 4 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.41%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.69%) SOA
2 34 (23.94%) UML
2 34 (23.94%) Use Case
3 33 (23.24%) OO
4 32 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (22.54%) Data Modelling
5 22 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (15.49%) Open Source
6 21 (14.79%) TOGAF
6 21 (14.79%) Wireframes
7 19 (13.38%) Mentoring
8 18 (12.68%) Logical Data Model
9 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (11.27%) Analytics
10 16 (11.27%) OOA/OOD
11 15 (10.56%) Presales
12 12 (8.45%) BPMN
12 12 (8.45%) Data Architecture
12 12 (8.45%) Data Management
13 10 (7.04%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.17%) Java
2 11 (7.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.82%) C#
3 4 (2.82%) SQL
4 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (5.63%) Degree
2 5 (3.52%) CISSP
3 4 (2.82%) CCNP
3 4 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) HDFS
1 4 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.41%) BitLocker
2 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) Oozie
2 2 (1.41%) Ansible
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.41%) Puppet
2 2 (1.41%) SCCM
2 2 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (16.20%) Oracle
2 21 (14.79%) SAP
3 10 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.63%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.93%) Cisco
5 7 (4.93%) IBM
6 6 (4.23%) Teradata
7 2 (1.41%) Citrix
7 2 (1.41%) Google
7 2 (1.41%) Symantec
8 1 (0.70%) FNZ
8 1 (0.70%) Guidewire
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Stanton House
Salary: excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000 + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Empiric.com
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum + 20% pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago