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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 79 104 83
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 20 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 0.20% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.21% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 6
Average salary £72,500 £64,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £64,800 £85,000
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
1292 1460 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.93% 96.12% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 781 931 640
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 30 March 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (40.48%) Finance
1 17 (40.48%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) Web Services
3 11 (26.19%) Degree
3 11 (26.19%) SOA
3 11 (26.19%) Middleware
4 10 (23.81%) JBoss
5 9 (21.43%) SOAP
5 9 (21.43%) MVC
6 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 8 (19.05%) Windows
6 8 (19.05%) J2EE
6 8 (19.05%) jBPM
6 8 (19.05%) Spring
6 8 (19.05%) JPA
6 8 (19.05%) Drools
6 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (19.05%) Open Source
6 8 (19.05%) REST
7 7 (16.67%) AppDNA
7 7 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (16.67%) SCCM
7 7 (16.67%) Application Packaging
7 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 7 (16.67%) Python
7 7 (16.67%) VMware
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (16.67%) MSI
7 7 (16.67%) Citrix

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (23.81%) JBoss
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Beehive
2 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MSI
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) Web Services
2 11 (26.19%) Middleware
3 9 (21.43%) SOAP
4 8 (19.05%) REST
4 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
4 8 (19.05%) JPA
4 8 (19.05%) Drools
4 8 (19.05%) Spring
4 8 (19.05%) jBPM
4 8 (19.05%) J2EE
5 7 (16.67%) Application Packaging
6 6 (14.29%) XML
7 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 4 (9.52%) .NET
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (7.14%) XSD
8 3 (7.14%) XSLT
8 3 (7.14%) XML Schema
8 3 (7.14%) XForms
8 3 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Open Source
2 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.38%) CMDB
3 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) AIX
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) SOA
2 9 (21.43%) MVC
3 4 (9.52%) Migration
3 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (9.52%) Project Management
4 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.14%) Use Case
4 3 (7.14%) MVVM
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) Content Management
5 2 (4.76%) DSDM
6 1 (2.38%) CRM
6 1 (2.38%) ERP
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL
6 1 (2.38%) ETL
6 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.14%) XPath
5 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Firmware
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
1 7 (16.67%) AppDNA
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (9.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Citrix
1 7 (16.67%) VMware
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle
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