The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 92 79 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 3 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 1.24% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.40% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 16
Median salary - £38,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Software Architecture
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1131 1141 1395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.84% 88.59% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 685 685 907
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Software Architecture
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) SOLID

Software Architecture
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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum Master
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) SOLID
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft