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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 42 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 165 136 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.77% 4.35% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% 4.55% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 106 92 90
Median salary £65,000 £58,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.58% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,050 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
2723 2990 3847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.18% 95.53% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 1893 2515
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +14 83 £65,000 +13.04% 10
Glasgow -4 68 £65,000 +13.04% 8
Argyll and Bute - 4 £53,750 -
West Lothian - 3 £65,000 - 1
Stirling -4 1 £90,000 +28.57%
Falkirk - 1 £37,500 -
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 114 (33.63%) TOGAF
2 95 (28.02%) Finance
3 85 (25.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (23.01%) Oracle
6 75 (22.12%) SOA
7 71 (20.94%) Enterprise Architecture
8 69 (20.35%) Zachman Framework
9 65 (19.17%) Java
10 62 (18.29%) Microsoft
11 60 (17.70%) Open Source
12 51 (15.04%) Presales
13 48 (14.16%) Banking
14 39 (11.50%) UML
15 36 (10.62%) SQL
16 35 (10.32%) .NET
17 30 (8.85%) Middleware
18 29 (8.55%) Data Centre
19 27 (7.96%) SQL Server
19 27 (7.96%) ITIL
19 27 (7.96%) Windows
19 27 (7.96%) ERP
19 27 (7.96%) Data Modelling
20 26 (7.67%) Software Engineering
21 25 (7.37%) Waterfall
22 24 (7.08%) CRM
23 22 (6.49%) SAP
23 22 (6.49%) Degree
24 20 (5.90%) Security Cleared
24 20 (5.90%) MS Excel

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 17 (5.01%) WebLogic
2 9 (2.65%) NetWeaver
3 7 (2.06%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.77%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.77%) Node.js
5 3 (0.88%) CMS
5 3 (0.88%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.88%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 3 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.29%) JBoss
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.59%) Primavera
3 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.29%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.29%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.72%) SaaS
3 14 (4.13%) PaaS
4 5 (1.47%) IaaS
5 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.59%) Office 365
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.60%) Firewall
2 15 (4.42%) WAN
3 13 (3.83%) LAN
4 11 (3.24%) SAN
5 10 (2.95%) OSPF
6 7 (2.06%) BGP
6 7 (2.06%) HSRP
6 7 (2.06%) Wireless
7 6 (1.77%) Internet
7 6 (1.77%) WLAN
8 5 (1.47%) 802.11
8 5 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.47%) DPNSS
8 5 (1.47%) MPLS
8 5 (1.47%) SCCP
9 4 (1.18%) NAS
9 4 (1.18%) Network Security
9 4 (1.18%) VoIP
10 3 (0.88%) SSL
10 3 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.65%) Big Data
4 9 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.06%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.18%) MarkLogic
7 4 (1.18%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.29%) DB2
10 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.29%) ERwin
3 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.29%) MagicDraw
3 1 (0.29%) Maven
3 1 (0.29%) Subversion
3 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 95 (28.02%) Finance
2 48 (14.16%) Banking
3 12 (3.54%) Retail
4 10 (2.95%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.65%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.18%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.88%) Local Government
7 3 (0.88%) Marketing
7 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.59%) Billing
8 2 (0.59%) Electronics
8 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.32%) .NET
2 30 (8.85%) Middleware
3 12 (3.54%) Java EE
4 11 (3.24%) HTML
4 11 (3.24%) J2EE
5 10 (2.95%) HTML5
6 9 (2.65%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.36%) Web Services
7 8 (2.36%) XML
8 7 (2.06%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.47%) 802.1X
9 5 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (1.47%) React
10 4 (1.18%) BSON
10 4 (1.18%) JSON
10 4 (1.18%) RESTful
10 4 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.88%) X-Windows
12 2 (0.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.55%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.06%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.06%) PMI
5 6 (1.77%) Data Integration
5 6 (1.77%) Reference Data
5 6 (1.77%) Taxonomies
6 5 (1.47%) CCTV
6 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.47%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.47%) User Experience
7 4 (1.18%) Clustering
7 4 (1.18%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.88%) Biotechnology
8 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.88%) Life Science
8 3 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.96%) Windows
2 15 (4.42%) Linux
2 15 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (3.54%) Unix
4 7 (2.06%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.47%) Solaris
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.88%) AIX
7 3 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (33.63%) TOGAF
2 85 (25.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 81 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (22.12%) SOA
5 71 (20.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 69 (20.35%) Zachman Framework
7 60 (17.70%) Open Source
8 51 (15.04%) Presales
9 39 (11.50%) UML
10 27 (7.96%) Data Modelling
10 27 (7.96%) ERP
10 27 (7.96%) ITIL
11 26 (7.67%) Software Engineering
12 25 (7.37%) Waterfall
13 24 (7.08%) CRM
14 20 (5.90%) Project Management
14 20 (5.90%) Scrum
15 19 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (5.60%) Business Transformation
16 18 (5.31%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 65 (19.17%) Java
2 36 (10.62%) SQL
3 15 (4.42%) C#
4 9 (2.65%) ABAP
5 8 (2.36%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.77%) C
7 5 (1.47%) Perl
7 5 (1.47%) Scala
8 4 (1.18%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.88%) Ada
9 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.59%) C++
10 2 (0.59%) Ruby
11 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (6.49%) Degree
2 20 (5.90%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.95%) CCNP
3 10 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.65%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.36%) CISSP
5 8 (2.36%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.06%) CCIE
7 4 (1.18%) CCNA
7 4 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.88%) CCDP
8 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.88%) MBA
9 2 (0.59%) CCDA
9 2 (0.59%) CCSA
9 2 (0.59%) CCSE
9 2 (0.59%) JNCIE
9 2 (0.59%) VTSP
10 1 (0.29%) ISEB
10 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.83%) COBIT
2 8 (2.36%) QA
3 3 (0.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.59%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.59%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.29%) Ansible
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Puppet
3 1 (0.29%) SCCM
3 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (23.01%) Oracle
2 62 (18.29%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.49%) SAP
4 20 (5.90%) Cisco
5 18 (5.31%) IBM
6 17 (5.01%) Informatica
7 15 (4.42%) VMware
8 12 (3.54%) CheckPoint
9 9 (2.65%) Juniper
10 8 (2.36%) Cognizant
11 7 (2.06%) Fortinet
11 7 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.77%) F5
13 5 (1.47%) Aruba
13 5 (1.47%) Citrix
13 5 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (1.47%) Motorola
14 4 (1.18%) CA
15 3 (0.88%) Dell
15 3 (0.88%) EMC
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