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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 71 98 89
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 22 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.63% 0.87% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.91% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 6
Average salary £59,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
1272 1531 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.36% 94.80% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 791 989 616
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 22 (50.00%) Web Services
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 16 (36.36%) SOA
4 15 (34.09%) Middleware
5 12 (27.27%) XML
6 11 (25.00%) Finance
6 11 (25.00%) Degree
7 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (22.73%) VMware
7 10 (22.73%) MVC
7 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 10 (22.73%) SOAP
7 10 (22.73%) Windows
8 9 (20.45%) JBoss
8 9 (20.45%) J2EE
8 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
8 9 (20.45%) Spring
8 9 (20.45%) Drools
8 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (20.45%) Open Source
8 9 (20.45%) jBPM
8 9 (20.45%) JPA
8 9 (20.45%) REST
9 8 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 7 (15.91%) Python
10 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
10 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.91%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (15.91%) MSI

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 9 (20.45%) JBoss
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.91%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MSI
2 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (50.00%) Web Services
2 15 (34.09%) Middleware
3 12 (27.27%) XML
4 10 (22.73%) SOAP
5 9 (20.45%) J2EE
5 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
5 9 (20.45%) Spring
5 9 (20.45%) Drools
5 9 (20.45%) jBPM
5 9 (20.45%) JPA
5 9 (20.45%) REST
6 7 (15.91%) Application Packaging
7 6 (13.64%) .NET
7 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.36%) WinForms
8 5 (11.36%) WPF
9 4 (9.09%) XSD
10 3 (6.82%) XML Schema
10 3 (6.82%) XSLT
10 3 (6.82%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
1 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) SOA
2 10 (22.73%) MVC
3 9 (20.45%) Open Source
4 8 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) Data Management
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.09%) MVVM
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.82%) ITIL
8 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.82%) Service Management
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) Coaching
8 3 (6.82%) Line Management
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) Python
2 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.82%) XPath
4 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
1 7 (15.91%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) VMware
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Citrix
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) HP
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