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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 48 81 96
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 48 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.05% 1.44% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 1.51% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 3
Median salary £56,500 £73,750 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.38% +9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £65,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £79,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
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
1132 1391 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.53% 95.34% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 661 916 950
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 24 July 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 40 (44.94%) Banking
2 39 (43.82%) Finance
3 25 (28.09%) Java
4 24 (26.97%) TOGAF
5 22 (24.72%) Project Management
6 21 (23.60%) SOA
7 20 (22.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (22.47%) Middleware
8 19 (21.35%) Software Engineering
8 19 (21.35%) Open Source
9 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (19.10%) Data Architecture
11 16 (17.98%) Zachman Framework
12 13 (14.61%) Retail
12 13 (14.61%) Scrum
12 13 (14.61%) ETL
12 13 (14.61%) Oracle
12 13 (14.61%) Presales
13 12 (13.48%) Disruptive Innovation
13 12 (13.48%) ITIL
13 12 (13.48%) Investment Management
13 12 (13.48%) Degree
13 12 (13.48%) Information Management
14 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
15 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (11.24%) Product Management
15 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
15 10 (11.24%) .NET
16 9 (10.11%) ABAP

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 (10.11%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.49%) IIS
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.12%) Office 365
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.74%) Big Data
2 6 (6.74%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Git (software)
1 9 (10.11%) Maven
1 9 (10.11%) Subversion
General
1 40 (44.94%) Banking
2 39 (43.82%) Finance
3 13 (14.61%) Retail
4 8 (8.99%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Games
5 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Local Government
7 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) Middleware
2 10 (11.24%) .NET
3 9 (10.11%) Hibernate
3 9 (10.11%) Spring
4 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.62%) Java EE
5 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.12%) CGI
5 1 (1.12%) HTML
5 1 (1.12%) HTML5
5 1 (1.12%) J2EE
5 1 (1.12%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.12%) Node.js
5 1 (1.12%) OAuth
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.12%) React
5 1 (1.12%) REST
5 1 (1.12%) SAML
5 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) PMI
4 2 (2.25%) DataPower
4 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) TOGAF
2 22 (24.72%) Project Management
3 21 (23.60%) SOA
4 20 (22.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (21.35%) Open Source
5 19 (21.35%) Software Engineering
6 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (19.10%) Data Architecture
8 16 (17.98%) Zachman Framework
9 13 (14.61%) ETL
9 13 (14.61%) Presales
9 13 (14.61%) Scrum
10 12 (13.48%) Disruptive Innovation
10 12 (13.48%) Information Management
10 12 (13.48%) Investment Management
10 12 (13.48%) ITIL
11 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
11 10 (11.24%) Product Management
12 9 (10.11%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) Java
2 9 (10.11%) ABAP
3 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.62%) C#
4 5 (5.62%) C++
5 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.49%) SQL
6 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.12%) AWK
7 1 (1.12%) Korn
7 1 (1.12%) Perl
7 1 (1.12%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) Scala
7 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.12%) MCITP
3 1 (1.12%) MCSE
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) COBIT
2 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.11%) SAP
4 4 (4.49%) Cognizant
4 4 (4.49%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore