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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 79 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 20 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 0.59% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.62% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Average salary £76,250 £64,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.21% +43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £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
1277 1300 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.10% 95.31% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 844 835 745
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) SOA
4 8 (22.22%) Degree
4 8 (22.22%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) Citrix
5 7 (19.44%) MSI
5 7 (19.44%) Application Packaging
5 7 (19.44%) Spring
5 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
5 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) SCCM
5 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (19.44%) AppDNA
6 6 (16.67%) Big Data
6 6 (16.67%) DevOps
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 6 (16.67%) CMS
6 6 (16.67%) Maven
6 6 (16.67%) Java EE
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle
7 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (13.89%) Python

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (16.67%) CMS
2 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Beehive
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
2 4 (11.11%) LAN
2 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Big Data
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Exadata
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MSI
2 6 (16.67%) Maven
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Application Packaging
1 7 (19.44%) Spring
1 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
2 6 (16.67%) Java EE
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) XForms
4 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) XSLT
4 1 (2.78%) jBPM
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) Drools
4 1 (2.78%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) CMDB
2 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) AIX
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) SOA
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) DevOps
3 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 5 (13.89%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) DSDM
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) Python
2 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.89%) Firmware
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
1 7 (19.44%) AppDNA
2 5 (13.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Citrix
1 7 (19.44%) VMware
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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