The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 81 82 99
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 12 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 1.47% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.53% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 3
Average salary £70,000 £81,250 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +26.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £85,000 £64,800
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Technical 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
1190 1303 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.67% 95.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 807 822 882
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Finance
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) Unix
2 11 (42.31%) Banking
2 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
3 9 (34.62%) Retail Banking
3 9 (34.62%) Retail
3 9 (34.62%) C#
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) SOA
5 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (23.08%) Middleware
5 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 6 (23.08%) ERP
6 5 (19.23%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) Siebel
6 5 (19.23%) XBRL
6 5 (19.23%) SAP
6 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 5 (19.23%) XML
6 5 (19.23%) C++
6 5 (19.23%) Internet
6 5 (19.23%) Workflow
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (19.23%) Replication
6 5 (19.23%) Front Office
6 5 (19.23%) Back Office
6 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architecture

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (15.38%) Apache Spark
3 3 (11.54%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.85%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Banking
3 9 (34.62%) Retail
3 9 (34.62%) Retail Banking
4 5 (19.23%) Back Office
4 5 (19.23%) Front Office
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Middleware
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) XBRL
2 5 (19.23%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) HTML5
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
4 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (11.54%) React
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Replication
3 4 (15.38%) Clustering
3 4 (15.38%) Taxonomies
4 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Unix
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) SOA
2 6 (23.08%) Asset Management
2 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) ERP
3 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (19.23%) OO
3 5 (19.23%) Workflow
4 4 (15.38%) Process Management
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Microservices
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Business Development
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Data Management
7 1 (3.85%) Network Management
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) C++
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Scala
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Siebel
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
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