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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 97 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% - 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £70,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1409 1177 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.98% 96.00% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 928 743 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 14 (53.85%) C#
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) TDD
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 9 (34.62%) SOA
7 8 (30.77%) Scrum
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (26.92%) ETL
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (26.92%) IIS
8 7 (26.92%) UML
8 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (26.92%) BDD
9 6 (23.08%) Master Data Management
9 6 (23.08%) Informatica
9 6 (23.08%) Data Management
9 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
10 5 (19.23%) MVC
10 5 (19.23%) PowerCenter
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
11 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
11 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (26.92%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (19.23%) PowerCenter
4 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) DataStage
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 12 (46.15%) TDD
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) SOA
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) ETL
6 7 (26.92%) UML
6 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (26.92%) BDD
7 6 (23.08%) Master Data Management
7 6 (23.08%) Data Management
7 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 5 (19.23%) MVC
9 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
10 3 (11.54%) Content Management
11 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (7.69%) Project Management
11 2 (7.69%) Service Management
11 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Informatica
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Career Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago