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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 91 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 3 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.79% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.89% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 14
Median salary £65,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.83% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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
1084 1238 1387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.56% 89.13% 88.06%
Number of salaries quoted 621 759 897
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
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 9 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Java

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 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum Master
4 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft