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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 98 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 6 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 1.42% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.67% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 19
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -
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
1220 1018 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 84.90% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 815 630 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (56.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (52.00%) SOA
2 13 (52.00%) Middleware
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 10 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Management
5 10 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 10 (40.00%) BPMN
6 9 (36.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 9 (36.00%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) Python
6 9 (36.00%) SOAP
6 9 (36.00%) Web Services
6 9 (36.00%) XML
6 9 (36.00%) XSLT
6 9 (36.00%) Ant
6 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
6 9 (36.00%) XQuery
7 8 (32.00%) Java
7 8 (32.00%) Jython
8 5 (20.00%) Supplier Management
8 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.00%) Project Management
8 5 (20.00%) ETL
9 4 (16.00%) SAS

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (52.00%) WebLogic
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (16.00%) SAS
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (8.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (8.00%) OLAP
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Ant
2 2 (8.00%) ERwin
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 8 (32.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware Architect
4 3 (12.00%) SOA Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) SAS Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Middleware
2 9 (36.00%) SOAP
2 9 (36.00%) Web Services
2 9 (36.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) XSLT
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.00%) RichFaces
4 1 (4.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.00%) Data Conversion
1 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) SOA
2 10 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 10 (40.00%) BPMN
3 5 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 5 (20.00%) ETL
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) ERP
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.00%) Information Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Python
2 9 (36.00%) XQuery
2 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (36.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 8 (32.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PMP
1 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MBA
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Informatica
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Teradata
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
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