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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 82 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 8 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.081% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.088% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Median salary £57,500 £34,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.11% -11.68%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
987 1134 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.14% 91.60% 88.26%
Number of salaries quoted 626 769 784
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) UML
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) SAML
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) JSP
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (8.33%) OO
7 1 (8.33%) Apache
7 1 (8.33%) SOA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Sonata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
1 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) SAML
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (8.33%) Apache OpenJPA
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) JPA
4 1 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (8.33%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 1 (8.33%) BPMN
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago