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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 55 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 136 122 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.76% 3.77% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 3.95% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85 82 86
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,500 £61,810
% change year-on-year
+3.30% -2.11%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3427 3089 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.83% 95.43% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2223 2030 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,799 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 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 1 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
Edinburgh -10 61 £60,000 - 11
Glasgow -7 55 £61,500 +2.50% 11
Stirling - 5 - - 1
Fife - 4 £47,500 -
South Lanarkshire 0 3 £60,000 -2.04%
Aberdeen +12 2 £40,750 -22.38% 1
West Lothian +11 2 £55,000 -10.20%
North Lanarkshire -11 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 (34.19%) Finance
2 59 (21.69%) Oracle
2 59 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (18.75%) SOA
4 47 (17.28%) Data Warehouse
5 41 (15.07%) Data Modelling
6 40 (14.71%) SQL Server
7 39 (14.34%) C#
7 39 (14.34%) Microsoft
8 38 (13.97%) Data Management
9 36 (13.24%) Enterprise Architecture
10 35 (12.87%) SQL
11 34 (12.50%) ETL
12 33 (12.13%) TOGAF
13 31 (11.40%) Banking
14 30 (11.03%) .NET
14 30 (11.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 28 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
15 28 (10.29%) Asset Management
16 25 (9.19%) Oracle EBS
16 25 (9.19%) Java
16 25 (9.19%) ITIL
16 25 (9.19%) Relational Database
17 24 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (8.09%) Scrum
18 22 (8.09%) Information Architecture
19 21 (7.72%) Zachman Framework
20 20 (7.35%) JavaScript
21 19 (6.99%) Windows
21 19 (6.99%) Analytics

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (11.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (3.31%) SAS
2 9 (3.31%) CMS
3 8 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.94%) IIS
4 5 (1.84%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.47%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.37%) Apache
7 1 (0.37%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (9.19%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (4.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.21%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (1.84%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (1.84%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.84%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.84%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (1.84%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.74%) Finacle
6 2 (0.74%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.57%) Google Compute Engine
2 7 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.57%) OpenShift
2 7 (2.57%) Heroku
3 2 (0.74%) PaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Force.com
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.37%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.31%) Internet
2 6 (2.21%) Network Security
2 6 (2.21%) HTTP
3 4 (1.47%) VoIP
4 3 (1.10%) Intranet
5 1 (0.37%) DNS
5 1 (0.37%) ATM
5 1 (0.37%) LDAP
5 1 (0.37%) Firewall
5 1 (0.37%) SSL
5 1 (0.37%) SAN
5 1 (0.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.28%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 28 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 25 (9.19%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.15%) RDBMS
6 13 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.04%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.94%) DataStage
9 6 (2.21%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.21%) PowerCenter
10 5 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.84%) Big Data
11 4 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.47%) MySQL
12 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 8 (2.94%) ERwin
2 7 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.47%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.37%) Ant
4 1 (0.37%) Maven
4 1 (0.37%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 93 (34.19%) Finance
2 31 (11.40%) Banking
3 9 (3.31%) Retail
4 6 (2.21%) Publishing
5 5 (1.84%) Retail Banking
5 5 (1.84%) Marketing
6 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.10%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Legal
8 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.74%) French Language
8 2 (0.74%) German Language
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.03%) .NET
2 18 (6.62%) ASP.NET
2 18 (6.62%) Middleware
3 12 (4.41%) Web Services
4 11 (4.04%) Java EE
5 8 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (2.57%) XML
6 7 (2.57%) jQuery
7 6 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.84%) HTML
8 5 (1.84%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.47%) CSS3
9 4 (1.47%) CSS
9 4 (1.47%) SOAP
10 3 (1.10%) XML Schema
10 3 (1.10%) JSF
10 3 (1.10%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.10%) HTML5
10 3 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.51%) Management Information System
2 14 (5.15%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.31%) Handset
4 9 (3.31%) iPhone
5 7 (2.57%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.10%) Derivative
6 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.10%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.10%) Replication
6 3 (1.10%) Clustering
6 3 (1.10%) Open Source
6 3 (1.10%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.74%) CESG
7 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.37%) DTV
8 1 (0.37%) Equities
8 1 (0.37%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.99%) Windows
2 17 (6.25%) UNIX
3 11 (4.04%) Linux
4 10 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.68%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) AIX
5 1 (0.37%) Solaris
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (18.75%) SOA
3 41 (15.07%) Data Modelling
4 38 (13.97%) Data Management
5 36 (13.24%) Enterprise Architecture
6 34 (12.50%) ETL
7 33 (12.13%) TOGAF
8 28 (10.29%) Asset Management
9 25 (9.19%) ITIL
10 24 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (8.09%) Scrum
11 22 (8.09%) Information Architecture
12 21 (7.72%) Zachman Framework
13 19 (6.99%) Analytics
14 18 (6.62%) Software Engineering
15 17 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (6.25%) Network Management
16 16 (5.88%) Data Mapping
16 16 (5.88%) TDD
17 15 (5.51%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.34%) C#
2 35 (12.87%) SQL
3 25 (9.19%) Java
4 20 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.68%) C++
6 9 (3.31%) Python
7 4 (1.47%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.10%) VB
8 3 (1.10%) C
8 3 (1.10%) PHP
9 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.37%) VBScript
10 1 (0.37%) Perl
10 1 (0.37%) Jython
10 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (4.04%) Degree
2 8 (2.94%) CCIE
2 8 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.10%) PMP
3 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) CISSP
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.37%) OCP
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.37%) MCITP
5 1 (0.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.37%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.37%) JNCIE
5 1 (0.37%) MCTS
5 1 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.88%) QA
2 7 (2.57%) SLA
3 5 (1.84%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.57%) Docker
3 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.21%) Puppet
1 6 (2.21%) CFEngine
1 6 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (21.69%) Oracle
2 39 (14.34%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.62%) Informatica
4 14 (5.15%) VMware
5 11 (4.04%) SAP
6 10 (3.68%) Cisco
7 8 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.94%) Juniper
7 8 (2.94%) IBM
7 8 (2.94%) Sybase
8 7 (2.57%) JBoss
8 7 (2.57%) Google
9 6 (2.21%) Teradata
10 5 (1.84%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.47%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.47%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.47%) Cognos
12 3 (1.10%) Citrix
13 2 (0.74%) Telelogic
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