The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 65 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 32 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.60% 0.54% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 0.56% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 12
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £65,500 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+2.34% -1.53%
Solutions Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1167 1250 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.72% 95.64% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 712 771 964
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £56,700 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 28 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (34.29%) Finance
3 23 (32.86%) Banking
4 21 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 21 (30.00%) SOA
5 20 (28.57%) Middleware
6 18 (25.71%) Java
6 18 (25.71%) Zachman Framework
6 18 (25.71%) Open Source
7 12 (17.14%) Presales
8 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
9 10 (14.29%) Business Development
9 10 (14.29%) SAP
10 9 (12.86%) ABAP
10 9 (12.86%) NetWeaver
10 9 (12.86%) Requirements Management
10 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (11.43%) Oracle
11 8 (11.43%) Project Management
12 7 (10.00%) .NET
12 7 (10.00%) IBM
12 7 (10.00%) Data Architecture
13 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
13 6 (8.57%) CRM
13 6 (8.57%) ITIL
13 6 (8.57%) UML
13 6 (8.57%) Retail
14 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
14 5 (7.14%) J2EE

Solutions Architect Skill Set
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 9 (12.86%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.86%) CMS
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) LAN
1 1 (1.43%) LDAP
1 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) Big Data
2 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.43%) Maven
1 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Retail
4 5 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.86%) Local Government
6 2 (2.86%) Marketing
7 1 (1.43%) Electronics
7 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.43%) Games
7 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.57%) Middleware
2 7 (10.00%) .NET
3 5 (7.14%) J2EE
3 5 (7.14%) Java EE
4 2 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.43%) CGI
5 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.43%) HTML
5 1 (1.43%) HTML5
5 1 (1.43%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.43%) OAuth
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.43%) React
5 1 (1.43%) REST
5 1 (1.43%) SAML
5 1 (1.43%) Spring
5 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 5 (7.14%) Taxonomies
2 4 (5.71%) PMI
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) DataPower
4 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.86%) Ontologies
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (30.00%) SOA
2 21 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 18 (25.71%) Open Source
3 18 (25.71%) Zachman Framework
4 12 (17.14%) Presales
5 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.29%) Business Development
7 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (12.86%) Requirements Management
8 8 (11.43%) Project Management
9 7 (10.00%) Data Architecture
10 6 (8.57%) CRM
10 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (8.57%) ITIL
10 6 (8.57%) UML
11 5 (7.14%) DevOps
12 4 (5.71%) Process Improvement
13 3 (4.29%) Business Transformation
13 3 (4.29%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.71%) Java
2 9 (12.86%) ABAP
3 1 (1.43%) C#
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.43%) Scala
3 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.29%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) COBIT
2 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) SAP
2 8 (11.43%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) IBM
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.71%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car & bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago