The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 57 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 140 138 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.55% 4.46% 5.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 4.72% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 90 80 121
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,450 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,750 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3752 2922 3353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.01% 94.35% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2440 1703 2491
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Architect
UK

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 84 £65,000 -3.70% 6
Glasgow -23 41 £47,500 -19.14% 4
Aberdeen 0 4 £52,500 +15.38%
Fife - 4 £45,000 - 1
Midlothian - 1 £58,500 -
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 92 (31.29%) Finance
2 66 (22.45%) Java
3 61 (20.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 57 (19.39%) Linux
5 56 (19.05%) Middleware
6 49 (16.67%) ETL
7 48 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (15.65%) Banking
9 44 (14.97%) TOGAF
9 44 (14.97%) Data Warehouse
10 43 (14.63%) MongoDB
11 39 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (12.24%) Python
13 35 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (11.90%) Open Source
14 33 (11.22%) Red Hat
15 32 (10.88%) Oracle
16 31 (10.54%) Data Management
17 30 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
18 29 (9.86%) Data Modelling
19 28 (9.52%) OO
20 27 (9.18%) Microsoft
21 26 (8.84%) NoSQL
21 26 (8.84%) Data Architecture
21 26 (8.84%) Informatica
21 26 (8.84%) JBoss
21 26 (8.84%) Scrum
21 26 (8.84%) Jython
22 25 (8.50%) Data Mapping
23 24 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (7.14%) SugarCRM
2 15 (5.10%) Drupal
3 14 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 14 (4.76%) SAS
4 8 (2.72%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.04%) CMS
5 6 (2.04%) Apache
6 5 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.36%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.68%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.34%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.74%) GitHub
2 1 (0.34%) IaaS
2 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.04%) Network Security
2 5 (1.70%) LAN
2 5 (1.70%) Internet
2 5 (1.70%) WAN
3 4 (1.36%) VoIP
3 4 (1.36%) SAN
3 4 (1.36%) LDAP
4 3 (1.02%) DNS
4 3 (1.02%) Firewall
5 2 (0.68%) NAS
5 2 (0.68%) VPN
5 2 (0.68%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) SMS
6 1 (0.34%) BGP
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.97%) Data Warehouse
2 43 (14.63%) MongoDB
3 30 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 26 (8.84%) NoSQL
5 22 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (6.12%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.44%) RDBMS
7 16 (5.44%) SQL Server
8 15 (5.10%) Pentaho
9 12 (4.08%) OLAP
10 11 (3.74%) PowerCenter
11 8 (2.72%) Big Data
11 8 (2.72%) Oracle Database
12 7 (2.38%) DataStage
12 7 (2.38%) OLTP
13 4 (1.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 4 (1.36%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.36%) MySQL
14 3 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (5.10%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.74%) JIRA
4 9 (3.06%) ERwin
5 4 (1.36%) Maven
5 4 (1.36%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (1.02%) JUnit
7 2 (0.68%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.68%) Ant
8 1 (0.34%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 92 (31.29%) Finance
2 46 (15.65%) Banking
3 9 (3.06%) Retail
4 8 (2.72%) Games
5 7 (2.38%) Legal
5 7 (2.38%) Advertising
6 6 (2.04%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (19.05%) Middleware
2 19 (6.46%) .NET
2 19 (6.46%) jQuery
3 16 (5.44%) HTML
4 14 (4.76%) CSS
5 13 (4.42%) HTML5
5 13 (4.42%) AngularJS
6 12 (4.08%) JSON
7 11 (3.74%) Ruby on Rails
7 11 (3.74%) Django
7 11 (3.74%) PostGIS
8 10 (3.40%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (2.72%) XML
10 7 (2.38%) Web Services
10 7 (2.38%) Spring
11 6 (2.04%) LAMP
12 5 (1.70%) SOAP
12 5 (1.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.90%) Open Source
2 17 (5.78%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.08%) GIS
4 9 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.38%) Blog
5 7 (2.38%) Online Games
6 6 (2.04%) Handset
7 5 (1.70%) iPhone
8 3 (1.02%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.02%) Derivative
8 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.02%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.02%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.68%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.34%) Economics
10 1 (0.34%) PKI
10 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 57 (19.39%) Linux
2 24 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (7.48%) UNIX
4 21 (7.14%) Windows
5 15 (5.10%) Debian
6 14 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.38%) Solaris
7 7 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.38%) Android
8 6 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.70%) AIX
10 1 (0.34%) HPUX
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.75%) Enterprise Architecture
2 49 (16.67%) ETL
3 48 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (14.97%) TOGAF
5 39 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (10.54%) Data Management
8 29 (9.86%) Data Modelling
9 28 (9.52%) OO
10 26 (8.84%) Data Architecture
10 26 (8.84%) Scrum
11 25 (8.50%) Data Mapping
12 24 (8.16%) Information Architecture
12 24 (8.16%) ITIL
13 21 (7.14%) SOA
14 17 (5.78%) MVC
14 17 (5.78%) Data Governance
15 16 (5.44%) Service Delivery
16 15 (5.10%) Master Data Management
17 13 (4.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (22.45%) Java
2 36 (12.24%) Python
3 26 (8.84%) Jython
4 21 (7.14%) SQL
5 20 (6.80%) JavaScript
6 19 (6.46%) C#
7 15 (5.10%) Shell Script
8 12 (4.08%) Perl
9 11 (3.74%) Ruby
10 9 (3.06%) C
11 6 (2.04%) C++
11 6 (2.04%) PHP
12 3 (1.02%) VB
13 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.34%) VBScript
14 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (4.76%) Degree
2 9 (3.06%) SC Cleared
2 9 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.04%) CCIE
4 4 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (1.36%) ISEB
5 2 (0.68%) JNCIE
5 2 (0.68%) PMP
5 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CISM
6 1 (0.34%) CISSP
6 1 (0.34%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.40%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.36%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.68%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.74%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (1.02%) vSphere
3 3 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) NFS
4 1 (0.34%) Samba
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (3.06%) SCCM
2 5 (1.70%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.70%) SCOM
3 2 (0.68%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.68%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.68%) MOM
Vendors
1 33 (11.22%) Red Hat
2 32 (10.88%) Oracle
3 27 (9.18%) Microsoft
4 26 (8.84%) Informatica
4 26 (8.84%) JBoss
5 18 (6.12%) IBM
6 15 (5.10%) Talend
7 13 (4.42%) Teradata
8 12 (4.08%) VMware
9 10 (3.40%) Cisco
10 6 (2.04%) Juniper
10 6 (2.04%) SAP
11 4 (1.36%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.02%) EMC
13 2 (0.68%) Cyber-Ark
13 2 (0.68%) ForgeRock
13 2 (0.68%) Pega
13 2 (0.68%) Ab Initio
13 2 (0.68%) Symantec
14 1 (0.34%) Sybase
Dunfermline, Fife
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + (Negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Realtime Associates Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Technical Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Selecture
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Neg. + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Selecture
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Neg. + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Selecture
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent employee benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago