The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 59 60 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 122 119 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.40% 3.85% 5.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 4.08% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 65 67 107
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,500 £47,710
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -0.80%
Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3411 2920 3064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.17% 94.56% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 1911 2096
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Architect
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -5 55 £60,750 +10.45% 11
Edinburgh -23 43 £65,000 +1.56% 5
Stirling - 4 £75,000 -
South Lanarkshire +1 3 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Fife - 3 £47,500 -
Aberdeen +14 2 - -
North Lanarkshire -1 2 £45,000 -28.00% 1
West Lothian +5 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 93 (32.98%) Finance
2 67 (23.76%) Oracle
3 58 (20.57%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (19.50%) SOA
5 44 (15.60%) Java
5 44 (15.60%) SQL
5 44 (15.60%) Microsoft
6 43 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (14.18%) C#
7 40 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (14.18%) TOGAF
7 40 (14.18%) Enterprise Architecture
8 38 (13.48%) SQL Server
8 38 (13.48%) Data Modelling
9 35 (12.41%) Relational Database
10 32 (11.35%) Data Management
11 30 (10.64%) Asset Management
11 30 (10.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 29 (10.28%) Oracle BI EE
13 27 (9.57%) Oracle EBS
13 27 (9.57%) Banking
14 26 (9.22%) Web Services
15 25 (8.87%) .NET
15 25 (8.87%) Windows
15 25 (8.87%) Zachman Framework
15 25 (8.87%) Degree
16 23 (8.16%) ETL
16 23 (8.16%) Java EE
17 22 (7.80%) ITIL
18 21 (7.45%) RDBMS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (10.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (4.26%) CMS
3 10 (3.55%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.84%) IIS
4 8 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (2.84%) SAS
4 8 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.77%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.06%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (9.57%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (5.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (2.48%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (2.48%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (1.77%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.77%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.77%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.71%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.71%) Finacle
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (5.67%) Google Compute Engine
2 14 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.19%) OpenShift
3 9 (3.19%) Heroku
4 5 (1.77%) Office 365
5 3 (1.06%) SaaS
6 2 (0.71%) PaaS
6 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.35%) Force.com
7 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.32%) HTTP
2 14 (4.96%) Internet
3 9 (3.19%) WAN
4 8 (2.84%) Network Security
5 7 (2.48%) LAN
6 5 (1.77%) Firewall
7 4 (1.42%) Intranet
8 3 (1.06%) VoIP
9 2 (0.71%) SAN
9 2 (0.71%) DNS
9 2 (0.71%) MPLS
9 2 (0.71%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.35%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.35%) Wireless
10 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.35%) MGW
10 1 (0.35%) NAS
10 1 (0.35%) AMQP
10 1 (0.35%) SSL
10 1 (0.35%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (13.48%) SQL Server
3 35 (12.41%) Relational Database
4 29 (10.28%) Oracle BI EE
5 21 (7.45%) RDBMS
6 16 (5.67%) NoSQL
7 14 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (4.61%) Big Data
9 11 (3.90%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.48%) DataStage
11 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.42%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.06%) PowerCenter
13 3 (1.06%) OLAP
14 2 (0.71%) OLTP
14 2 (0.71%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (1.77%) Maven
4 4 (1.42%) ERwin
5 2 (0.71%) Ant
5 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.35%) JUnit
6 1 (0.35%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.35%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.35%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.35%) Subversion
6 1 (0.35%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 93 (32.98%) Finance
2 27 (9.57%) Banking
3 7 (2.48%) Retail
3 7 (2.48%) Publishing
4 6 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.77%) Marketing
6 4 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.42%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.06%) Advertising
7 3 (1.06%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.71%) French Language
8 2 (0.71%) German Language
8 2 (0.71%) Law
8 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.22%) Web Services
2 25 (8.87%) .NET
3 23 (8.16%) Java EE
4 14 (4.96%) Middleware
5 13 (4.61%) ASP.NET
6 10 (3.55%) Hibernate
6 10 (3.55%) Spring
6 10 (3.55%) HTML
7 8 (2.84%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (2.48%) REST
9 6 (2.13%) JSP
9 6 (2.13%) SOAP
10 5 (1.77%) JMS
11 4 (1.42%) XML
11 4 (1.42%) CSS
11 4 (1.42%) HTML5
12 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.06%) CSS3
12 3 (1.06%) Swing
12 3 (1.06%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.67%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.48%) Handset
5 7 (2.48%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.48%) iPhone
6 5 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.77%) User Experience
7 4 (1.42%) Open Source
8 3 (1.06%) Replication
8 3 (1.06%) Clustering
8 3 (1.06%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.71%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.71%) CMDB
9 2 (0.71%) CESG
10 1 (0.35%) PKI
10 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.87%) Windows
2 16 (5.67%) UNIX
3 12 (4.26%) Linux
4 8 (2.84%) Android
4 8 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.71%) Solaris
6 1 (0.35%) AIX
6 1 (0.35%) HPUX
6 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.57%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (19.50%) SOA
3 40 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (14.18%) TOGAF
3 40 (14.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 38 (13.48%) Data Modelling
5 32 (11.35%) Data Management
6 30 (10.64%) Asset Management
7 25 (8.87%) Zachman Framework
8 23 (8.16%) ETL
9 22 (7.80%) ITIL
10 21 (7.45%) Scrum
10 21 (7.45%) Technical Architecture
11 20 (7.09%) Information Architecture
12 19 (6.74%) Analytics
13 18 (6.38%) Mentoring
14 17 (6.03%) Coaching
14 17 (6.03%) Network Management
15 15 (5.32%) Software Engineering
16 14 (4.96%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (15.60%) Java
1 44 (15.60%) SQL
2 40 (14.18%) C#
3 20 (7.09%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.38%) C++
5 17 (6.03%) Python
6 4 (1.42%) C
6 4 (1.42%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.71%) PHP
7 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.35%) VBScript
8 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 25 (8.87%) Degree
2 9 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.84%) CCIE
4 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.71%) PMP
6 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (0.71%) CISSP
7 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CCDP
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.35%) OCP
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.35%) MBA
7 1 (0.35%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.35%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.03%) QA
2 7 (2.48%) SLA
3 3 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (3.19%) Docker
2 8 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (5.32%) Puppet
1 15 (5.32%) CFEngine
1 15 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) OpenView
2 1 (0.35%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 67 (23.76%) Oracle
2 44 (15.60%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.67%) Google
4 14 (4.96%) Sybase
5 12 (4.26%) Cisco
6 11 (3.90%) Informatica
7 10 (3.55%) SAP
7 10 (3.55%) VMware
8 8 (2.84%) Juniper
9 7 (2.48%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.13%) IBM
11 5 (1.77%) JBoss
12 4 (1.42%) Cognos
12 4 (1.42%) Business Objects
12 4 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (1.42%) Teradata
12 4 (1.42%) Ab Initio
13 3 (1.06%) Sitecore
13 3 (1.06%) Telelogic
13 3 (1.06%) HP
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