The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 94 82 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 16 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.73% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.76% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 4
Average salary £68,750 £68,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.10% +40.20%
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +2.36%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1049 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.42% 95.54% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 608 1020
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Architect
Scotland

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) ETL
3 10 (40.00%) Informatica
4 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (36.00%) Data Management
4 9 (36.00%) Master Data Management
5 8 (32.00%) PowerCenter
6 7 (28.00%) C#
6 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (24.00%) TDD
7 6 (24.00%) Pair Programming
7 6 (24.00%) MVC
7 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (16.00%) jQuery
8 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (12.00%) Banking
9 3 (12.00%) Teradata
10 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (8.00%) Ab Initio
10 2 (8.00%) Retail

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LDAP
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) PowerCenter
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) DataStage
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
1 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) FMCG
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ETL
2 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (36.00%) Data Management
2 9 (36.00%) Master Data Management
3 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) Pair Programming
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.00%) Content Management
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Metadata Management
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
1 1 (4.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Informatica
2 3 (12.00%) Teradata
3 2 (8.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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