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 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
Architect
Rank 59 59 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 126 108 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.37% 3.54% 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 3.75% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66 60 99
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
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
3541 2880 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 94.52% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2281 1889 2036
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 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 52 £57,500 +4.54% 11
Edinburgh -8 50 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Aberdeen +15 3 £36,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire 0 3 £60,000 -2.04% 2
Stirling - 3 - - 1
Fife - 3 £47,500 - 1
West Lothian +10 2 £60,000 -2.04%
North Lanarkshire -8 1 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (34.44%) Finance
2 65 (24.07%) Oracle
3 59 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (18.15%) SOA
5 44 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (15.56%) Microsoft
7 39 (14.44%) Data Modelling
7 39 (14.44%) SQL
8 38 (14.07%) SQL Server
9 37 (13.70%) C#
9 37 (13.70%) Enterprise Architecture
10 34 (12.59%) Data Management
10 34 (12.59%) TOGAF
11 31 (11.48%) Relational Database
12 30 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 30 (11.11%) Java
13 29 (10.74%) Banking
13 29 (10.74%) Asset Management
13 29 (10.74%) Oracle BI EE
14 27 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
15 25 (9.26%) ETL
16 24 (8.89%) .NET
16 24 (8.89%) Zachman Framework
17 23 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (8.52%) Windows
18 22 (8.15%) ITIL
18 22 (8.15%) Scrum
19 21 (7.78%) Information Architecture
20 19 (7.04%) Analytics
20 19 (7.04%) Technical Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (3.33%) SAS
2 9 (3.33%) CMS
3 8 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.96%) IIS
3 8 (2.96%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.85%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.48%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.11%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (5.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (2.59%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (2.59%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.74%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.74%) Finacle
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.81%) Google Compute Engine
3 9 (3.33%) Heroku
3 9 (3.33%) OpenShift
4 5 (1.85%) Office 365
5 2 (0.74%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.44%) HTTP
2 11 (4.07%) Internet
3 8 (2.96%) Network Security
4 5 (1.85%) WAN
4 5 (1.85%) LAN
5 4 (1.48%) Intranet
6 3 (1.11%) VoIP
7 2 (0.74%) SAN
7 2 (0.74%) Firewall
7 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.37%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.37%) Wireless
8 1 (0.37%) MPLS
8 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.37%) MGW
8 1 (0.37%) NAS
8 1 (0.37%) AMQP
8 1 (0.37%) DNS
8 1 (0.37%) SSL
8 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.30%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (14.07%) SQL Server
3 31 (11.48%) Relational Database
4 29 (10.74%) Oracle BI EE
5 18 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 13 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (4.44%) NoSQL
8 11 (4.07%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.96%) Big Data
10 7 (2.59%) DataStage
11 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.48%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.48%) PowerCenter
13 3 (1.11%) OLAP
13 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (2.59%) ERwin
4 3 (1.11%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.37%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.37%) Maven
5 1 (0.37%) Ant
5 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
General
1 93 (34.44%) Finance
2 29 (10.74%) Banking
3 7 (2.59%) Retail
3 7 (2.59%) Publishing
4 6 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.85%) Marketing
6 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.11%) Advertising
7 3 (1.11%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.74%) Law
8 2 (0.74%) French Language
8 2 (0.74%) German Language
9 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.89%) .NET
2 19 (7.04%) Web Services
3 16 (5.93%) Java EE
4 14 (5.19%) Middleware
5 13 (4.81%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.96%) HTML
6 8 (2.96%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (2.22%) XML
8 5 (1.85%) SOAP
8 5 (1.85%) REST
9 4 (1.48%) HTML5
9 4 (1.48%) CSS
9 4 (1.48%) JSP
10 3 (1.11%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.11%) XML Schema
10 3 (1.11%) CSS3
10 3 (1.11%) Spring
10 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.74%) JSF
11 2 (0.74%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.30%) Management Information System
2 13 (4.81%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.96%) Handset
4 8 (2.96%) iPhone
5 7 (2.59%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.48%) Open Source
7 3 (1.11%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.11%) Replication
7 3 (1.11%) Clustering
8 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.74%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.74%) CESG
8 2 (0.74%) Derivative
9 1 (0.37%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.37%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.37%) EMV
9 1 (0.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.52%) Windows
2 15 (5.56%) UNIX
3 10 (3.70%) Linux
3 10 (3.70%) Android
3 10 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.74%) Solaris
5 1 (0.37%) AIX
5 1 (0.37%) HPUX
5 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.85%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (18.15%) SOA
3 39 (14.44%) Data Modelling
4 37 (13.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 34 (12.59%) Data Management
5 34 (12.59%) TOGAF
6 29 (10.74%) Asset Management
7 25 (9.26%) ETL
8 24 (8.89%) Zachman Framework
9 23 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (8.15%) Scrum
10 22 (8.15%) ITIL
11 21 (7.78%) Information Architecture
12 19 (7.04%) Analytics
12 19 (7.04%) Technical Architecture
13 17 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (6.30%) Network Management
14 16 (5.93%) Software Engineering
15 15 (5.56%) Data Analysis
16 13 (4.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.44%) SQL
2 37 (13.70%) C#
3 30 (11.11%) Java
4 18 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.56%) C++
6 14 (5.19%) Python
7 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.48%) C
8 2 (0.74%) PHP
8 2 (0.74%) VB
9 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.37%) VBScript
9 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (5.93%) Degree
2 9 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.96%) CCIE
4 5 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.11%) PMP
5 3 (1.11%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (0.74%) CISSP
7 1 (0.37%) CCDP
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.37%) OCP
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.37%) MBA
7 1 (0.37%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.37%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.37%) MCTS
7 1 (0.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.93%) QA
2 7 (2.59%) SLA
3 4 (1.48%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.33%) Docker
2 8 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (4.44%) Puppet
1 12 (4.44%) CFEngine
1 12 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) OpenView
2 1 (0.37%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 65 (24.07%) Oracle
2 42 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.81%) Informatica
3 13 (4.81%) Google
4 12 (4.44%) Sybase
5 11 (4.07%) SAP
5 11 (4.07%) Cisco
6 10 (3.70%) VMware
7 8 (2.96%) Juniper
8 7 (2.59%) IBM
8 7 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.85%) Teradata
9 5 (1.85%) JBoss
10 4 (1.48%) Cognos
10 4 (1.48%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.48%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.48%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.11%) Telelogic
11 3 (1.11%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.11%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Lanarkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000. per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Westhill, Aberdeenshire
Palantir Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Benefits package including pension, private he
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago