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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 76 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 17 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.53% 0.87% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.92% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 11
Median salary £55,000 £74,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% -12.94%
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
1060 1192 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.50% 94.68% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 713 808 800
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 2017.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 21 (56.76%) SOA
2 20 (54.05%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) Use Case
3 19 (51.35%) UML
3 19 (51.35%) OO
4 18 (48.65%) Mentoring
5 16 (43.24%) OOA/OOD
5 16 (43.24%) Wireframes
6 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (35.14%) Open Source
8 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
9 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
9 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
9 9 (24.32%) Web Services
9 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
9 9 (24.32%) JPA
10 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (21.62%) Presales
11 7 (18.92%) RichFaces
11 7 (18.92%) Apache OpenJPA
11 7 (18.92%) BPMN
11 7 (18.92%) JSF
11 7 (18.92%) Finance
12 6 (16.22%) Apache CXF
13 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
13 4 (10.81%) SQL
13 4 (10.81%) Oracle
14 3 (8.11%) OOP
14 3 (8.11%) Microservices
14 3 (8.11%) Logical Data Model

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 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
1 2 (5.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) Hibernate
1 9 (24.32%) JPA
1 9 (24.32%) Web Services
2 7 (18.92%) Apache OpenJPA
2 7 (18.92%) JSF
2 7 (18.92%) RichFaces
3 6 (16.22%) Apache CXF
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Camel
4 2 (5.41%) J2EE
4 2 (5.41%) Java EE
4 2 (5.41%) Middleware
4 2 (5.41%) SOAP
4 2 (5.41%) Spring
4 2 (5.41%) XML
4 2 (5.41%) XSD
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Clustering
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.41%) Replication
2 1 (2.70%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (2.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) SOA
2 20 (54.05%) Use Case
3 19 (51.35%) OO
3 19 (51.35%) UML
4 18 (48.65%) Mentoring
5 16 (43.24%) OOA/OOD
5 16 (43.24%) Wireframes
6 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (35.14%) Open Source
8 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
9 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (21.62%) Presales
10 7 (18.92%) BPMN
11 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
12 3 (8.11%) Logical Data Model
12 3 (8.11%) Microservices
12 3 (8.11%) OOP
13 2 (5.41%) Scrum
13 2 (5.41%) Technical Analysis
13 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
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