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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 94 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 12 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.94% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.10% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 5
Average salary £79,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1316 1270 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.68% 85.58% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 840 842 647
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle
3 10 (37.04%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) XML
3 10 (37.04%) SOA
4 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) Banking
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) Internet
6 6 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (22.22%) SAS
7 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
7 5 (18.52%) XML Schema
7 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
7 5 (18.52%) IBM
7 5 (18.52%) ETL
7 5 (18.52%) Cognos
7 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
7 5 (18.52%) XForms
7 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
7 5 (18.52%) Informatica
7 5 (18.52%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
7 5 (18.52%) Perl
7 5 (18.52%) PHP
7 5 (18.52%) DB2
7 5 (18.52%) XSLT
7 5 (18.52%) Linux

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (22.22%) SAS
2 5 (18.52%) Apache Pig
2 5 (18.52%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SPSS
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Pentaho
1 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
1 5 (18.52%) Apache Hive
1 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
1 5 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
1 5 (18.52%) HBase
1 5 (18.52%) Mahout
1 5 (18.52%) Big Data
1 5 (18.52%) Sqoop
1 5 (18.52%) Triplestore
1 5 (18.52%) DB2
1 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
2 1 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Data Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Operations Manager
5 3 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (11.11%) AWS Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Technology Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Credit Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
1 10 (37.04%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) XSLT
2 5 (18.52%) XML Schema
2 5 (18.52%) XForms
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) MLlib
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Integration
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) SOA
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Data Management
4 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
4 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Business Development
4 5 (18.52%) Use Case
4 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Open Source
4 5 (18.52%) MapReduce
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) XPath
3 5 (18.52%) R
3 5 (18.52%) Perl
3 5 (18.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Apache Flume
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Cognos
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Informatica
2 5 (18.52%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) Teradata
2 5 (18.52%) Netezza
2 5 (18.52%) Greenplum
2 5 (18.52%) Vertica
2 5 (18.52%) Talend
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Apple