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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 54 90 94
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 40 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.34% 0.79% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 0.83% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 7
Median salary £60,000 £58,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,700 £79,650 £74,000
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
1150 1325 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.07% 95.39% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 665 833 984
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 £27,500 £27,325
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £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 28 June 2016.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (44.30%) Finance
2 32 (40.51%) Banking
3 24 (30.38%) TOGAF
4 21 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (26.58%) Java
5 20 (25.32%) Middleware
6 19 (24.05%) Open Source
7 18 (22.78%) SOA
8 17 (21.52%) Project Management
9 16 (20.25%) Zachman Framework
10 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
11 13 (16.46%) Presales
11 13 (16.46%) Retail
11 13 (16.46%) ITIL
12 12 (15.19%) Degree
12 12 (15.19%) Data Architecture
13 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (12.66%) Business Development
14 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (11.39%) Requirements Management
15 9 (11.39%) SAP
15 9 (11.39%) ABAP
15 9 (11.39%) NetWeaver
16 8 (10.13%) Oracle
16 8 (10.13%) ETL
16 8 (10.13%) Retail Banking
17 7 (8.86%) Information Management
17 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
17 7 (8.86%) .NET

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 (11.39%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.27%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) LAN
1 1 (1.27%) LDAP
1 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) Data Mining
1 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.06%) Big Data
3 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.33%) Maven
1 5 (6.33%) Subversion
General
1 35 (44.30%) Finance
2 32 (40.51%) Banking
3 13 (16.46%) Retail
4 8 (10.13%) Retail Banking
5 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.06%) Games
7 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.53%) Local Government
8 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) Middleware
2 7 (8.86%) .NET
3 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (6.33%) Java EE
3 5 (6.33%) Spring
4 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.27%) CGI
4 1 (1.27%) HTML
4 1 (1.27%) HTML5
4 1 (1.27%) J2EE
4 1 (1.27%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.27%) Node.js
4 1 (1.27%) OAuth
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.27%) React
4 1 (1.27%) REST
4 1 (1.27%) SAML
4 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.06%) PMI
4 2 (2.53%) DataPower
4 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Linux
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
1 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) TOGAF
2 21 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (24.05%) Open Source
4 18 (22.78%) SOA
5 17 (21.52%) Project Management
6 16 (20.25%) Zachman Framework
7 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
8 13 (16.46%) ITIL
8 13 (16.46%) Presales
9 12 (15.19%) Data Architecture
10 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (12.66%) Business Development
11 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (11.39%) Requirements Management
13 8 (10.13%) ETL
14 7 (8.86%) Disruptive Innovation
14 7 (8.86%) Information Management
14 7 (8.86%) Investment Management
15 6 (7.59%) Data Analytics
15 6 (7.59%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.58%) Java
2 9 (11.39%) ABAP
3 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.27%) AWK
4 1 (1.27%) C#
4 1 (1.27%) C++
4 1 (1.27%) Korn
4 1 (1.27%) Perl
4 1 (1.27%) PHP
4 1 (1.27%) Scala
4 1 (1.27%) SQL
4 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.27%) MCITP
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) COBIT
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) SAP
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.06%) Cognizant
4 4 (5.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago