The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 24 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 221 124 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.89% 3.83% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.22% 4.01% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 128 80 74
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £79,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,933 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.43% +4.00%
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
2690 3092 3571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.00% 95.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1990 2298
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 23 August 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +26 127 £56,500 -16.29% 4
Glasgow +13 63 £60,000 +4.34% 4
South Ayrshire - 7 £60,000 -
Inverclyde - 6 £55,000 -
Falkirk - 4 £55,000 -
Aberdeen - 3 £60,000 -
Stirling +14 1 £75,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £57,500 -
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 124 (34.54%) Finance
2 89 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (18.94%) Java
4 64 (17.83%) Banking
5 62 (17.27%) TOGAF
5 62 (17.27%) Oracle
6 57 (15.88%) Microsoft
7 46 (12.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 46 (12.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (11.98%) Data Architecture
9 42 (11.70%) Open Source
9 42 (11.70%) Firewall
9 42 (11.70%) SOA
10 41 (11.42%) Scrum
11 40 (11.14%) Retail
12 39 (10.86%) Software Engineering
12 39 (10.86%) Project Management
13 38 (10.58%) .NET
14 35 (9.75%) UML
15 34 (9.47%) Windows
15 34 (9.47%) Presales
16 32 (8.91%) ETL
17 31 (8.64%) ITIL
18 29 (8.08%) SAP
18 29 (8.08%) C#
18 29 (8.08%) Degree
19 27 (7.52%) Zachman Framework
19 27 (7.52%) NoSQL
20 26 (7.24%) Data Centre
21 24 (6.69%) Business Development

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.34%) Apache Qpid
1 12 (3.34%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.51%) NetWeaver
4 8 (2.23%) IIS
5 7 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.11%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.84%) JBoss
7 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.56%) Apache
8 2 (0.56%) CMS
8 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.23%) SAP CO
1 8 (2.23%) SAP FI
1 8 (2.23%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (2.23%) SAP SCM
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.85%) SaaS
3 16 (4.46%) PaaS
4 13 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (3.62%) Google Compute Engine
4 13 (3.62%) Office 365
5 12 (3.34%) GitHub
5 12 (3.34%) Google App Engine
5 12 (3.34%) Heroku
6 7 (1.95%) IaaS
7 4 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 42 (11.70%) Firewall
2 19 (5.29%) Internet
3 18 (5.01%) WAN
4 16 (4.46%) SAN
5 15 (4.18%) LAN
6 12 (3.34%) AMQP
6 12 (3.34%) HTTP
6 12 (3.34%) Software-Defined Networking
7 10 (2.79%) Wireless
8 8 (2.23%) OSPF
9 6 (1.67%) DNS
9 6 (1.67%) VoIP
9 6 (1.67%) WLAN
10 5 (1.39%) 802.11
10 5 (1.39%) BGP
10 5 (1.39%) DHCP
10 5 (1.39%) DPNSS
10 5 (1.39%) HSRP
10 5 (1.39%) NAS
10 5 (1.39%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.52%) NoSQL
2 19 (5.29%) Big Data
3 17 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (4.74%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.90%) SQL Server
5 13 (3.62%) Apache Hive
5 13 (3.62%) Hadoop
5 13 (3.62%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (3.34%) HBase
6 12 (3.34%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.34%) MySQL
6 12 (3.34%) OLAP
6 12 (3.34%) Oracle OLAP
6 12 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.67%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (3.90%) Git (software)
1 14 (3.90%) Maven
1 14 (3.90%) Subversion
2 12 (3.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (3.34%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 124 (34.54%) Finance
2 64 (17.83%) Banking
3 40 (11.14%) Retail
4 22 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 18 (5.01%) Games
6 14 (3.90%) Billing
7 11 (3.06%) Retail Banking
8 8 (2.23%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.84%) Local Government
10 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Legal
10 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.28%) Marketing
11 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.58%) .NET
2 24 (6.69%) Middleware
3 23 (6.41%) Web Services
4 22 (6.13%) Java EE
5 15 (4.18%) Hibernate
5 15 (4.18%) REST
6 14 (3.90%) Spring
7 13 (3.62%) ASP.NET
8 12 (3.34%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (2.23%) Software Packaging
10 5 (1.39%) 802.1X
10 5 (1.39%) HTML
11 3 (0.84%) CSS
11 3 (0.84%) J2EE
11 3 (0.84%) jQuery
11 3 (0.84%) X-Windows
12 2 (0.56%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.56%) HTML5
12 2 (0.56%) SOAP
12 2 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.24%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.34%) Blog
4 8 (2.23%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.23%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.95%) PMI
6 6 (1.67%) User Experience
6 6 (1.67%) VAX
7 5 (1.39%) CCTV
7 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.11%) Clustering
8 4 (1.11%) Replication
9 3 (0.84%) Biometrics
9 3 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.84%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.56%) DataPower
10 2 (0.56%) EPoS
10 2 (0.56%) NHS
10 2 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.47%) Windows
2 11 (3.06%) Unix
3 9 (2.51%) Linux
4 7 (1.95%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.11%) Android
7 3 (0.84%) AIX
7 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.84%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (17.27%) TOGAF
3 46 (12.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 46 (12.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (11.98%) Data Architecture
5 42 (11.70%) Open Source
5 42 (11.70%) SOA
6 41 (11.42%) Scrum
7 39 (10.86%) Project Management
7 39 (10.86%) Software Engineering
8 35 (9.75%) UML
9 34 (9.47%) Presales
10 32 (8.91%) ETL
11 31 (8.64%) ITIL
12 27 (7.52%) Zachman Framework
13 24 (6.69%) Business Development
14 22 (6.13%) Data Modelling
15 19 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (5.29%) CRM
15 19 (5.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (18.94%) Java
2 29 (8.08%) C#
3 23 (6.41%) SQL
4 21 (5.85%) C++
5 14 (3.90%) Perl
6 13 (3.62%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.62%) Python
7 12 (3.34%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.79%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.51%) ABAP
10 7 (1.95%) C
10 7 (1.95%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.56%) VBScript
12 1 (0.28%) AWK
12 1 (0.28%) Korn
12 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (8.08%) Degree
2 14 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (1.95%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.67%) CISM
4 6 (1.67%) CISSP
5 5 (1.39%) CCNP
5 5 (1.39%) CEH
5 5 (1.39%) CISA
5 5 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.11%) CCDP
6 4 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.11%) MCITP
6 4 (1.11%) MCSE
6 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.11%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.84%) CCDA
8 2 (0.56%) CCIE
8 2 (0.56%) VTSP
9 1 (0.28%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.90%) QA
2 8 (2.23%) Basel II
2 8 (2.23%) COBIT
2 8 (2.23%) MiFID
2 8 (2.23%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.56%) SEPA
5 2 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.62%) Docker
2 11 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.84%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (3.34%) CFEngine
1 12 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (3.34%) Puppet
2 3 (0.84%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.56%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.28%) Mesos
4 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (17.27%) Oracle
2 57 (15.88%) Microsoft
3 29 (8.08%) SAP
4 18 (5.01%) Cisco
5 15 (4.18%) VMware
6 14 (3.90%) IBM
7 13 (3.62%) Google
7 13 (3.62%) Informatica
8 12 (3.34%) Citrix
8 12 (3.34%) Sybase
9 9 (2.51%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.23%) Juniper
11 7 (1.95%) Cognizant
12 5 (1.39%) Aruba
12 5 (1.39%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.39%) Motorola
12 5 (1.39%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.39%) Remedy
13 4 (1.11%) F5
13 4 (1.11%) Palo Alto
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Full Benefits Package + Personal Development
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Full Benefits Package + Personal Development
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