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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 32 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 193 100 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.65% 3.17% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.92% 3.33% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 112 60 92
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £47,831 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £79,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
2791 3005 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.21% 95.34% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1933 2384
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.53% +6.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +29 113 £60,675 -6.65% 12
Glasgow +4 52 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Falkirk - 6 £52,500 -
Inverclyde - 6 £55,000 - 1
South Ayrshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £57,500 -
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 122 (34.17%) Finance
2 93 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (24.37%) TOGAF
4 75 (21.01%) Oracle
5 72 (20.17%) Microsoft
6 70 (19.61%) Banking
7 68 (19.05%) Java
8 57 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 57 (15.97%) Open Source
9 56 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 56 (15.69%) SOA
10 53 (14.85%) Zachman Framework
11 50 (14.01%) Presales
12 46 (12.89%) UML
13 44 (12.32%) .NET
14 42 (11.76%) Scrum
15 36 (10.08%) ITIL
15 36 (10.08%) Firewall
15 36 (10.08%) Software Engineering
15 36 (10.08%) Data Architecture
16 33 (9.24%) Project Management
17 31 (8.68%) Degree
18 30 (8.40%) Retail
19 29 (8.12%) Windows
19 29 (8.12%) C#
19 29 (8.12%) ETL
20 28 (7.84%) Java EE
21 27 (7.56%) CRM
22 26 (7.28%) Middleware
23 25 (7.00%) 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 11 (3.08%) Apache Qpid
1 11 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.52%) NetWeaver
4 8 (2.24%) IIS
5 7 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.12%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.56%) JBoss
8 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.28%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.28%) Sonata
3 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (6.44%) SaaS
2 20 (5.60%) PaaS
3 18 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (3.64%) Office 365
5 11 (3.08%) GitHub
5 11 (3.08%) Google App Engine
5 11 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (3.08%) Google Compute Engine
5 11 (3.08%) Heroku
6 7 (1.96%) IaaS
7 4 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.08%) Firewall
2 16 (4.48%) SAN
2 16 (4.48%) WAN
3 14 (3.92%) Internet
4 13 (3.64%) LAN
5 11 (3.08%) AMQP
5 11 (3.08%) HTTP
5 11 (3.08%) Software-Defined Networking
6 10 (2.80%) Wireless
7 8 (2.24%) OSPF
8 6 (1.68%) WLAN
9 5 (1.40%) 802.11
9 5 (1.40%) BGP
9 5 (1.40%) DPNSS
9 5 (1.40%) HSRP
9 5 (1.40%) NAS
9 5 (1.40%) SCCP
10 3 (0.84%) IPsec
10 3 (0.84%) MPLS
10 3 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.16%) NoSQL
2 19 (5.32%) Big Data
3 17 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.48%) SQL Server
5 13 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.36%) Hadoop
6 12 (3.36%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.08%) MySQL
7 11 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.80%) Apache Hive
9 9 (2.52%) HBase
9 9 (2.52%) OLAP
9 9 (2.52%) Oracle OLAP
9 9 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.68%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (3.08%) Git (software)
1 11 (3.08%) Jenkins
1 11 (3.08%) Maven
1 11 (3.08%) Subversion
2 7 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 122 (34.17%) Finance
2 70 (19.61%) Banking
3 30 (8.40%) Retail
4 18 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.64%) Billing
5 13 (3.64%) Games
6 10 (2.80%) Retail Banking
7 8 (2.24%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.12%) Local Government
9 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Legal
9 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (12.32%) .NET
2 28 (7.84%) Java EE
3 26 (7.28%) Middleware
4 22 (6.16%) Web Services
5 13 (3.64%) ASP.NET
6 12 (3.36%) Hibernate
7 11 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (3.08%) REST
7 11 (3.08%) Spring
8 7 (1.96%) Software Packaging
9 5 (1.40%) 802.1X
9 5 (1.40%) HTML
10 3 (0.84%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.84%) HTML5
10 3 (0.84%) J2EE
10 3 (0.84%) Node.js
10 3 (0.84%) X-Windows
11 2 (0.56%) CSS
11 2 (0.56%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.72%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.08%) Blog
5 8 (2.24%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.96%) PMI
7 5 (1.40%) CCTV
7 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (1.40%) User Experience
7 5 (1.40%) VAX
8 3 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.84%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.56%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.56%) Clustering
9 2 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.56%) DataPower
9 2 (0.56%) EPoS
9 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.56%) NHS
9 2 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.12%) Windows
2 8 (2.24%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.96%) Linux
4 6 (1.68%) Unix
4 6 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.84%) AIX
6 3 (0.84%) Solaris
7 2 (0.56%) Android
7 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (24.37%) TOGAF
3 57 (15.97%) Open Source
3 57 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 56 (15.69%) SOA
5 53 (14.85%) Zachman Framework
6 50 (14.01%) Presales
7 46 (12.89%) UML
8 42 (11.76%) Scrum
9 36 (10.08%) Data Architecture
9 36 (10.08%) ITIL
9 36 (10.08%) Software Engineering
10 33 (9.24%) Project Management
11 29 (8.12%) ETL
12 27 (7.56%) CRM
13 25 (7.00%) Business Development
14 21 (5.88%) Data Modelling
15 18 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (4.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (19.05%) Java
2 29 (8.12%) C#
3 21 (5.88%) SQL
4 20 (5.60%) C++
5 14 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.08%) Python
7 10 (2.80%) Perl
8 9 (2.52%) ABAP
8 9 (2.52%) C
8 9 (2.52%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.52%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.56%) Scala
11 1 (0.28%) AWK
11 1 (0.28%) Korn
11 1 (0.28%) PHP
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (8.68%) Degree
2 16 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.40%) CCNP
5 5 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.12%) CCDP
6 4 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.12%) MCITP
6 4 (1.12%) MCSE
6 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.84%) CCDA
8 2 (0.56%) CCIE
8 2 (0.56%) CISM
8 2 (0.56%) CISSP
8 2 (0.56%) VTSP
9 1 (0.28%) CCSA
9 1 (0.28%) CCSE
9 1 (0.28%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.92%) COBIT
2 9 (2.52%) QA
3 5 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.56%) Basel II
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) MiFID
4 2 (0.56%) SEPA
4 2 (0.56%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.08%) Docker
3 7 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.84%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (3.08%) CFEngine
1 11 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.08%) Puppet
2 3 (0.84%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.56%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (21.01%) Oracle
2 72 (20.17%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.60%) Cisco
4 18 (5.04%) IBM
4 18 (5.04%) SAP
5 14 (3.92%) VMware
6 12 (3.36%) Cognizant
6 12 (3.36%) Informatica
7 11 (3.08%) Google
7 11 (3.08%) Sybase
8 10 (2.80%) Citrix
9 9 (2.52%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.24%) Juniper
11 5 (1.40%) Aruba
11 5 (1.40%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.40%) Motorola
11 5 (1.40%) Remedy
12 4 (1.12%) F5
12 4 (1.12%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.12%) Red Hat
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Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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Salary: Benfits +
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