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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 27 49 68
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 184 140 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.39% 4.23% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.74% 4.44% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 99 94 65
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £47,372 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £79,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +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
2377 3152 3507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.42% 95.23% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 2028 2235
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +15 100 £57,000 -15.55% 5
Glasgow +31 67 £60,000 - 5
South Ayrshire - 5 £60,000 -
Inverclyde - 4 £55,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 3 £60,000 -
Stirling +6 1 £75,000 +7.14%
Renfrewshire - 1 £57,500 - 1
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 123 (37.05%) Finance
2 81 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (17.77%) Oracle
4 58 (17.47%) Java
5 55 (16.57%) Microsoft
5 55 (16.57%) Banking
6 45 (13.55%) TOGAF
7 41 (12.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 41 (12.35%) Data Architecture
8 40 (12.05%) Scrum
9 38 (11.45%) Retail
9 38 (11.45%) SAP
9 38 (11.45%) Windows
10 37 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (10.84%) .NET
12 34 (10.24%) Project Management
13 33 (9.94%) Firewall
14 32 (9.64%) NoSQL
15 31 (9.34%) Degree
15 31 (9.34%) C#
16 29 (8.73%) UML
16 29 (8.73%) ETL
17 28 (8.43%) SQL
18 27 (8.13%) Software Engineering
19 26 (7.83%) ITIL
20 25 (7.53%) Data Modelling
21 23 (6.93%) SOA
21 23 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
22 22 (6.63%) Presales
22 22 (6.63%) Web Services

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 (3.61%) Apache Qpid
1 12 (3.61%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.41%) IIS
4 7 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.81%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.20%) GemFire
6 4 (1.20%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.90%) CMS
7 3 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.60%) Apache
8 2 (0.60%) JBoss
8 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (4.22%) SAP CO
1 14 (4.22%) SAP FI
1 14 (4.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (3.61%) SAP SCM
3 4 (1.20%) SAP CRM
3 4 (1.20%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.30%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.82%) SaaS
4 14 (4.22%) Office 365
5 13 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (3.92%) Google Compute Engine
6 12 (3.61%) GitHub
6 12 (3.61%) Google App Engine
6 12 (3.61%) Heroku
6 12 (3.61%) PaaS
7 5 (1.51%) IaaS
8 4 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.94%) Firewall
2 20 (6.02%) Internet
3 13 (3.92%) SAN
3 13 (3.92%) WAN
4 12 (3.61%) AMQP
4 12 (3.61%) HTTP
4 12 (3.61%) Software-Defined Networking
5 11 (3.31%) LAN
6 6 (1.81%) DNS
6 6 (1.81%) VoIP
6 6 (1.81%) Wireless
7 5 (1.51%) DHCP
8 3 (0.90%) NAS
9 2 (0.60%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.60%) LDAP
9 2 (0.60%) Network Security
9 2 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.60%) WLAN
10 1 (0.30%) 802.11
10 1 (0.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.64%) NoSQL
2 18 (5.42%) Big Data
2 18 (5.42%) Hadoop
3 17 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.12%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (4.52%) SQL Server
6 13 (3.92%) Apache Hive
6 13 (3.92%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.61%) HBase
7 12 (3.61%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.61%) MySQL
7 12 (3.61%) OLAP
7 12 (3.61%) Oracle OLAP
7 12 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.81%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.20%) SAP BI
10 4 (1.20%) SAP BW
10 4 (1.20%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 13 (3.92%) Maven
1 13 (3.92%) Subversion
2 12 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (3.61%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 123 (37.05%) Finance
2 55 (16.57%) Banking
3 38 (11.45%) Retail
4 20 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 18 (5.42%) Games
6 13 (3.92%) Billing
7 11 (3.31%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.81%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.20%) Local Government
9 4 (1.20%) Marketing
10 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.60%) Legal
10 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.84%) .NET
2 22 (6.63%) Web Services
3 18 (5.42%) Java EE
4 16 (4.82%) REST
5 15 (4.52%) ASP.NET
6 14 (4.22%) Hibernate
7 13 (3.92%) Middleware
7 13 (3.92%) Spring
8 12 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (2.41%) Software Packaging
10 5 (1.51%) HTML
11 4 (1.20%) Drools
11 4 (1.20%) Ehcache
12 3 (0.90%) CSS
12 3 (0.90%) jQuery
12 3 (0.90%) SOAP
12 3 (0.90%) X-Windows
13 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.33%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.61%) Blog
4 9 (2.71%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.11%) Public Cloud
6 6 (1.81%) PMI
6 6 (1.81%) VAX
7 5 (1.51%) Clustering
7 5 (1.51%) Replication
7 5 (1.51%) User Experience
8 4 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.20%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.20%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.90%) Biometrics
9 3 (0.90%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.60%) NHS
11 1 (0.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.45%) Windows
2 16 (4.82%) Unix
3 8 (2.41%) Linux
4 7 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.20%) Android
7 3 (0.90%) AIX
7 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.90%) Solaris
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (13.55%) TOGAF
3 41 (12.35%) Data Architecture
3 41 (12.35%) Enterprise Architecture
4 40 (12.05%) Scrum
5 37 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (10.24%) Project Management
7 29 (8.73%) ETL
7 29 (8.73%) UML
8 27 (8.13%) Software Engineering
9 26 (7.83%) ITIL
10 25 (7.53%) Data Modelling
11 23 (6.93%) SOA
12 22 (6.63%) Presales
13 19 (5.72%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (5.72%) Open Source
14 18 (5.42%) Change Management
14 18 (5.42%) Mentoring
14 18 (5.42%) Release Management
15 17 (5.12%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 58 (17.47%) Java
2 31 (9.34%) C#
3 28 (8.43%) SQL
4 21 (6.33%) C++
5 14 (4.22%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.22%) Perl
6 13 (3.92%) Python
7 12 (3.61%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.71%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.11%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.81%) ABAP
10 6 (1.81%) C
11 2 (0.60%) VBScript
12 1 (0.30%) AWK
12 1 (0.30%) Korn
12 1 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (9.34%) Degree
2 9 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.81%) CISM
4 6 (1.81%) CISSP
4 6 (1.81%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.51%) CEH
5 5 (1.51%) CISA
5 5 (1.51%) MCSE
5 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.20%) MCITP
7 3 (0.90%) CCNP
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.60%) CCDA
8 2 (0.60%) CCDP
8 2 (0.60%) CCIE
8 2 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.60%) VTSP
9 1 (0.30%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.22%) QA
2 9 (2.71%) Basel II
2 9 (2.71%) MiFID
2 9 (2.71%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.51%) COBIT
5 3 (0.90%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.60%) SEPA
7 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.92%) Docker
2 9 (2.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (3.61%) CFEngine
1 12 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (3.61%) Puppet
2 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.60%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.60%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.30%) Mesos
4 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (17.77%) Oracle
2 55 (16.57%) Microsoft
3 38 (11.45%) SAP
4 16 (4.82%) Sybase
5 14 (4.22%) VMware
6 13 (3.92%) Google
6 13 (3.92%) Informatica
7 12 (3.61%) Citrix
8 11 (3.31%) IBM
9 9 (2.71%) Cisco
10 6 (1.81%) Cognizant
11 5 (1.51%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.20%) Terracotta
13 3 (0.90%) Dell
13 3 (0.90%) EMC
13 3 (0.90%) Remedy
14 2 (0.60%) Casewise
14 2 (0.60%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.60%) Cognos
14 2 (0.60%) Juniper
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