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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 82 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 16 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.21% 1.48% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.76% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 2
Average salary £38,500 £37,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.35% +10.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1108 1190 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.13% 84.04% 81.45%
Number of salaries quoted 675 775 567
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 21 (84.00%) C
1 21 (84.00%) C++
2 20 (80.00%) .NET
3 19 (76.00%) C#
3 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (76.00%) TDD
3 19 (76.00%) Software Engineering
4 18 (72.00%) Visual Studio
5 17 (68.00%) MFC
5 17 (68.00%) STL
5 17 (68.00%) UNIX
5 17 (68.00%) Windows
5 17 (68.00%) OOP
5 17 (68.00%) VC++
5 17 (68.00%) Subversion
5 17 (68.00%) Electronics
5 17 (68.00%) Ethernet
5 17 (68.00%) OpenGL
5 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
5 17 (68.00%) Degree
5 17 (68.00%) Mathematics
5 17 (68.00%) Computer Science
5 17 (68.00%) WPF
5 17 (68.00%) Direct3D
5 17 (68.00%) Qt
5 17 (68.00%) Visualisation
5 17 (68.00%) CUDA
5 17 (68.00%) Waterfall
5 17 (68.00%) 3D Visualisation
5 17 (68.00%) Linear Algebra

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Visual Studio
2 17 (68.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Grunt
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 17 (68.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) MFC
2 17 (68.00%) STL
2 17 (68.00%) OpenGL
2 17 (68.00%) WPF
2 17 (68.00%) Direct3D
2 17 (68.00%) Qt
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) Java RMI
4 4 (16.00%) JNI
4 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (16.00%) JPA
5 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) Sass
5 1 (4.00%) LESS
5 1 (4.00%) Ember.js
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Mathematics
1 17 (68.00%) Computer Science
1 17 (68.00%) Visualisation
1 17 (68.00%) CUDA
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) UNIX
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (76.00%) TDD
1 19 (76.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (68.00%) OOP
2 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Waterfall
2 17 (68.00%) 3D Visualisation
2 17 (68.00%) Linear Algebra
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C
1 21 (84.00%) C++
2 19 (76.00%) C#
3 17 (68.00%) VC++
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
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