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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 52 70 93
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 36 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.40% 2.36% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 2.47% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 7
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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
1017 1213 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.94% 95.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 648 834 856
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 27 (45.76%) Java
2 22 (37.29%) UML
3 15 (25.42%) Oracle
3 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.73%) Use Case
4 14 (23.73%) OO
4 14 (23.73%) SOA
4 14 (23.73%) Presales
5 13 (22.03%) Logical Data Model
5 13 (22.03%) Data Modelling
6 12 (20.34%) JBoss
6 12 (20.34%) TOGAF
6 12 (20.34%) JSF
6 12 (20.34%) Relational Database
6 12 (20.34%) JPA
6 12 (20.34%) Apache CXF
6 12 (20.34%) RichFaces
6 12 (20.34%) Oracle BPM
6 12 (20.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (18.64%) Banking
8 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (16.95%) SAP
9 9 (15.25%) CRM
9 9 (15.25%) SAP BW
9 9 (15.25%) SAP SD
9 9 (15.25%) SAP CRM
9 9 (15.25%) Hibernate
9 9 (15.25%) Finance
9 9 (15.25%) Marketing

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 12 (20.34%) JBoss
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (15.25%) SAP CRM
2 9 (15.25%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.69%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
1 3 (5.08%) VoIP
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) Relational Database
2 9 (15.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 9 (15.25%) SAP BW
2 9 (15.25%) SAP HANA
3 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.08%) Big Data
5 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.78%) Maven
1 4 (6.78%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.64%) Banking
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Marketing
3 4 (6.78%) Front Office
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Games
5 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) Apache CXF
1 12 (20.34%) JPA
1 12 (20.34%) JSF
1 12 (20.34%) RichFaces
2 9 (15.25%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.47%) Drools
4 4 (6.78%) Spring
5 1 (1.69%) Middleware
5 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Clustering
1 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.08%) Replication
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Unix
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) UML
2 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (23.73%) OO
3 14 (23.73%) Presales
3 14 (23.73%) SOA
3 14 (23.73%) Use Case
4 13 (22.03%) Data Modelling
4 13 (22.03%) Logical Data Model
5 12 (20.34%) TOGAF
6 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (15.25%) CRM
7 9 (15.25%) Order to Cash
8 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (13.56%) Open Source
9 5 (8.47%) BPMN
9 5 (8.47%) Project Management
9 5 (8.47%) Wireframes
10 4 (6.78%) Scrum
10 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) SAP
3 4 (6.78%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.69%) FNZ
4 1 (1.69%) Guidewire
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago