The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 58 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 31 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.90% 1.10% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 1.15% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 13
Median salary £55,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £78,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%

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
1025 1216 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.88% 95.22% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 656 835 848
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 20 (52.63%) SOA
2 19 (50.00%) Java
2 19 (50.00%) Use Case
3 18 (47.37%) UML
3 18 (47.37%) OO
4 17 (44.74%) Mentoring
5 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (39.47%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (39.47%) Wireframes
6 13 (34.21%) Open Source
7 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
7 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
7 9 (23.68%) TOGAF
8 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (21.05%) JPA
8 8 (21.05%) Web Services
8 8 (21.05%) Presales
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle
9 7 (18.42%) SQL
9 7 (18.42%) Finance
10 6 (15.79%) Apache OpenJPA
10 6 (15.79%) RichFaces
10 6 (15.79%) JSF
10 6 (15.79%) BPMN
11 5 (13.16%) QA
11 5 (13.16%) Apache CXF
11 5 (13.16%) Replication
11 5 (13.16%) Clustering
11 5 (13.16%) Internet

Technical 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 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
1 5 (13.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
1 8 (21.05%) JPA
1 8 (21.05%) Web Services
2 6 (15.79%) Apache OpenJPA
2 6 (15.79%) JSF
2 6 (15.79%) RichFaces
3 5 (13.16%) Apache CXF
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Camel
4 2 (5.26%) J2EE
4 2 (5.26%) Java EE
4 2 (5.26%) Middleware
4 2 (5.26%) SOAP
4 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 2 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) XSD
5 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Clustering
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.16%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) PMI
3 1 (2.63%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) SOA
2 19 (50.00%) Use Case
3 18 (47.37%) OO
3 18 (47.37%) UML
4 17 (44.74%) Mentoring
5 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (39.47%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (39.47%) Wireframes
6 13 (34.21%) Open Source
7 9 (23.68%) TOGAF
8 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (21.05%) Presales
9 6 (15.79%) BPMN
10 5 (13.16%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
11 3 (7.89%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (7.89%) Microservices
11 3 (7.89%) OOP
11 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
12 2 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000k base, bonus & a fantastic range of additional benef
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Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
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