The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architect
Rank 104 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Architect 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.16% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £67,500 £72,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £61,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-6.12% -2.00%
Java 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
1415 1165 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.74% 95.10% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 928 723 822
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Architect in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Java Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Architect across the Edinburgh region.

Java Architect Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Java Architect
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Java Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Architect in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) OSGi
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) JSF
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Java Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Java Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OSGi
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss