The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 101 91 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 6 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.55% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.66% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 19
Average salary £46,250 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.45%
Technical Architecture
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1240 1065 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.28% 84.39% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 843 681 711
Average salary £41,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.82% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Edinburgh region.

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (50.00%) SOA
2 13 (50.00%) Middleware
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) Business Analysis
5 10 (38.46%) BPMN
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle Identity Management
6 9 (34.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (34.62%) Python
6 9 (34.62%) SOAP
6 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 9 (34.62%) XML
6 9 (34.62%) XSLT
6 9 (34.62%) Ant
6 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
6 9 (34.62%) XQuery
7 8 (30.77%) Java
7 8 (30.77%) Jython
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 5 (19.23%) Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
9 4 (15.38%) Internet
9 4 (15.38%) ETL

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (11.54%) SAS
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (7.69%) Base SAS
3 2 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (3.85%) OLAP
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Ant
2 1 (3.85%) ERwin
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Architect
1 9 (34.62%) Middleware Specialist
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) SOA Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Head of Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.69%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Senior SAS Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Middleware
2 9 (34.62%) SOAP
2 9 (34.62%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) XSLT
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.85%) RichFaces
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Conversion
1 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) SOA
2 10 (38.46%) BPMN
2 10 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) People Management
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) XQuery
2 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
2 9 (34.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 8 (30.77%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) PMP
1 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.85%) MBA
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) JBoss
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata
4 1 (3.85%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) SAP