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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 58 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 137 116 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.74% 3.54% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 3.71% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 87 80 82
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3480 3127 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.87% 95.48% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2288 2075 2074
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -4 68 £62,500 +6.38% 6
Glasgow -6 50 £62,500 +4.16% 12
Stirling - 5 - -
Fife - 5 £47,500 -
West Lothian +10 2 £55,000 -10.20%
Aberdeen +9 2 £40,750 -22.38%
South Lanarkshire 0 2 £60,000 -2.04% 3
North Lanarkshire -11 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 96 (34.53%) Finance
2 60 (21.58%) Oracle
3 58 (20.86%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (18.71%) SOA
5 49 (17.63%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (15.11%) C#
7 40 (14.39%) Data Modelling
8 39 (14.03%) Data Management
9 38 (13.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 38 (13.67%) SQL Server
10 37 (13.31%) ETL
11 36 (12.95%) Microsoft
12 34 (12.23%) Banking
13 33 (11.87%) SQL
14 32 (11.51%) .NET
14 32 (11.51%) TOGAF
15 30 (10.79%) Java
15 30 (10.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 28 (10.07%) Oracle BI EE
16 28 (10.07%) Asset Management
17 26 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (9.35%) ITIL
17 26 (9.35%) Relational Database
18 25 (8.99%) Oracle EBS
19 23 (8.27%) Middleware
19 23 (8.27%) Scrum
20 22 (7.91%) JavaScript
20 22 (7.91%) Information Architecture
21 20 (7.19%) ASP.NET
22 19 (6.83%) Informatica

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (10.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (3.60%) SAS
3 9 (3.24%) CMS
3 9 (3.24%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.24%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.88%) IIS
5 5 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.44%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.08%) SugarCRM
8 2 (0.72%) Apache
8 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.36%) Drupal
9 1 (0.36%) Mule
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 6 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (8.99%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (4.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.16%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (1.80%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.80%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.80%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (1.80%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.72%) Finacle
6 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.72%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.52%) Heroku
1 7 (2.52%) OpenShift
1 7 (2.52%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (0.72%) PaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Force.com
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.24%) Internet
2 6 (2.16%) HTTP
3 5 (1.80%) Network Security
4 4 (1.44%) VoIP
5 3 (1.08%) Intranet
6 2 (0.72%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) Firewall
7 1 (0.36%) DNS
7 1 (0.36%) SSL
7 1 (0.36%) LDAP
7 1 (0.36%) ATM
7 1 (0.36%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.63%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (13.67%) SQL Server
3 28 (10.07%) Oracle BI EE
4 26 (9.35%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.12%) RDBMS
6 13 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.96%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.88%) DataStage
9 7 (2.52%) PowerCenter
10 6 (2.16%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.16%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.80%) Big Data
11 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.44%) MySQL
12 4 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (3.24%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.88%) ERwin
3 7 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (1.44%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.72%) Maven
6 1 (0.36%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.36%) Ant
6 1 (0.36%) JUnit
6 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 96 (34.53%) Finance
2 34 (12.23%) Banking
3 9 (3.24%) Retail
4 6 (2.16%) Publishing
5 5 (1.80%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.44%) Marketing
7 3 (1.08%) Advertising
7 3 (1.08%) Legal
8 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.72%) French Language
8 2 (0.72%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.51%) .NET
2 23 (8.27%) Middleware
3 20 (7.19%) ASP.NET
4 12 (4.32%) Web Services
5 11 (3.96%) Java EE
6 9 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (2.88%) jQuery
7 8 (2.88%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (2.52%) XML
9 6 (2.16%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.80%) HTML
11 4 (1.44%) SOAP
11 4 (1.44%) CSS
11 4 (1.44%) CSS3
12 3 (1.08%) HTML5
12 3 (1.08%) XML Schema
12 3 (1.08%) Hibernate
12 3 (1.08%) Spring
12 3 (1.08%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.04%) Mobile App
1 14 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (4.68%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.24%) Handset
3 9 (3.24%) iPhone
4 6 (2.16%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.80%) Open Source
6 4 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.08%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.08%) Replication
7 3 (1.08%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.08%) Clustering
7 3 (1.08%) Derivative
8 2 (0.72%) CESG
8 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.36%) Social Media
9 1 (0.36%) iPad
9 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.36%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.47%) UNIX
1 18 (6.47%) Windows
2 15 (5.40%) Linux
3 10 (3.60%) Android
3 10 (3.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.72%) Solaris
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.36%) Debian
5 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.86%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (18.71%) SOA
3 40 (14.39%) Data Modelling
4 39 (14.03%) Data Management
5 38 (13.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 37 (13.31%) ETL
7 32 (11.51%) TOGAF
8 28 (10.07%) Asset Management
9 26 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (9.35%) ITIL
10 23 (8.27%) Scrum
11 22 (7.91%) Information Architecture
12 19 (6.83%) Zachman Framework
13 18 (6.47%) TDD
13 18 (6.47%) Software Engineering
13 18 (6.47%) Data Mapping
13 18 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (6.47%) Analytics
14 17 (6.12%) Network Management
15 16 (5.76%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (15.11%) C#
2 33 (11.87%) SQL
3 30 (10.79%) Java
4 22 (7.91%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.96%) C++
5 11 (3.96%) Python
6 4 (1.44%) PHP
7 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.08%) Jython
7 3 (1.08%) VB
7 3 (1.08%) C
8 2 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.36%) VBScript
9 1 (0.36%) Perl
9 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (3.96%) Degree
2 8 (2.88%) CCIE
2 8 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.72%) PMP
3 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.72%) CISSP
3 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.36%) MBA
4 1 (0.36%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.36%) MCTS
4 1 (0.36%) MCITP
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.36%) OCP
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.40%) QA
2 7 (2.52%) SLA
3 5 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (5.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.52%) Docker
3 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.16%) Puppet
1 6 (2.16%) CFEngine
1 6 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.72%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 60 (21.58%) Oracle
2 36 (12.95%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.83%) Informatica
4 17 (6.12%) VMware
5 11 (3.96%) Cisco
5 11 (3.96%) IBM
5 11 (3.96%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.24%) SAP
6 9 (3.24%) JBoss
7 8 (2.88%) Sybase
7 8 (2.88%) Juniper
8 7 (2.52%) Teradata
8 7 (2.52%) Google
9 5 (1.80%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.44%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.08%) Citrix
11 3 (1.08%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.08%) Cognos
12 2 (0.72%) Sun
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + pension + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Search Consultancy
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
RBS
Salary: Excellent employee salary and 30% cash and benefit funding programme
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Quorum Network Resources
Salary: Competitve + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Career Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
East Kilbride
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Scotland
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 20 days ago
East Kilbride
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
East Kilbride
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago