The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 108 82 92
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.73% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.76% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1049 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.42% 95.54% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 608 1020
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Architect
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Middleware
2 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) SCOM
5 2 (20.00%) JPA
5 2 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (20.00%) Java EE
5 2 (20.00%) Degree

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (20.00%) Ant
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) JPA
2 2 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Struts
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) EJB
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Improvement
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
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Salary: Benefits
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago