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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 57 77 97
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 33 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.94% 1.95% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 2.05% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 8
Median salary £56,500 £72,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.52% +8.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,250 £48,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,675 £79,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
1063 1511 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.83% 95.09% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 758 969 982
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 35 (48.61%) Banking
2 32 (44.44%) Finance
3 23 (31.94%) Java
4 20 (27.78%) Project Management
5 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (22.22%) Scrum
7 15 (20.83%) Data Architecture
8 14 (19.44%) Product Management
8 14 (19.44%) Investment Management
9 13 (18.06%) Retail
9 13 (18.06%) Subversion
9 13 (18.06%) Information Management
9 13 (18.06%) Spring
9 13 (18.06%) Maven
9 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
9 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
9 13 (18.06%) NoSQL
9 13 (18.06%) Hibernate
9 13 (18.06%) ETL
9 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
9 13 (18.06%) Disruptive Innovation
10 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (15.28%) Degree
11 10 (13.89%) TOGAF
11 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (13.89%) Oracle
11 10 (13.89%) SAP
11 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.11%) Windows
12 8 (11.11%) Middleware

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 6 (8.33%) NetWeaver
2 4 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) SAP CRM
1 4 (5.56%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.39%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
1 3 (4.17%) VoIP
2 1 (1.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.56%) SAP BI
3 4 (5.56%) SAP BW
3 4 (5.56%) SAP HANA
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.17%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
1 13 (18.06%) Maven
1 13 (18.06%) Subversion
General
1 35 (48.61%) Banking
2 32 (44.44%) Finance
3 13 (18.06%) Retail
4 7 (9.72%) Retail Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Games
5 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.56%) Marketing
7 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) Hibernate
1 13 (18.06%) Spring
2 8 (11.11%) Middleware
3 5 (6.94%) .NET
3 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.39%) J2EE
4 1 (1.39%) OAuth
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.39%) REST
4 1 (1.39%) SAML
4 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Clustering
2 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.17%) PMI
2 3 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (1.39%) DataPower
3 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) Project Management
2 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.22%) Scrum
4 15 (20.83%) Data Architecture
5 14 (19.44%) Investment Management
5 14 (19.44%) Product Management
6 13 (18.06%) Disruptive Innovation
6 13 (18.06%) ETL
6 13 (18.06%) Information Management
6 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
6 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
7 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (13.89%) TOGAF
9 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.72%) ITIL
10 5 (6.94%) Analytics
10 5 (6.94%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (6.94%) CRM
10 5 (6.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) Java
2 7 (9.72%) SQL
3 6 (8.33%) ABAP
4 5 (6.94%) C++
4 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.56%) C#
5 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) AWK
7 1 (1.39%) Korn
7 1 (1.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCITP
3 1 (1.39%) MCSE
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
1 10 (13.89%) SAP
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) FNZ
3 1 (1.39%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore