The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 58 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 130 122 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.78% 3.84% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 4.06% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 77 75 111
Average salary £65,000 £63,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.76% +5.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
3289 3008 3034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.72% 94.80% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 1934 2095
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Glasgow +20 62 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Edinburgh -27 58 £65,500 - 8
Aberdeen +7 3 £45,000 -21.05%
Stirling - 1 £75,000 -
Fife - 1 £50,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (33.82%) Finance
2 69 (25.09%) Oracle
3 63 (22.91%) SOA
4 59 (21.45%) Java
5 53 (19.27%) TOGAF
6 47 (17.09%) SQL
6 47 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (17.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 43 (15.64%) Microsoft
8 41 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (14.55%) Data Modelling
10 38 (13.82%) C#
10 38 (13.82%) Relational Database
11 37 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
12 36 (13.09%) SQL Server
13 33 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
14 32 (11.64%) Degree
14 32 (11.64%) Web Services
15 30 (10.91%) Asset Management
15 30 (10.91%) Java EE
16 29 (10.55%) Zachman Framework
17 28 (10.18%) Oracle EBS
17 28 (10.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 27 (9.82%) Data Management
19 26 (9.45%) Banking
20 24 (8.73%) RDBMS
21 23 (8.36%) Windows
22 22 (8.00%) HTTP
22 22 (8.00%) Spring
22 22 (8.00%) Hibernate

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 28 (10.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (6.91%) CMS
3 8 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.91%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.91%) IIS
4 7 (2.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (2.55%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.18%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.18%) SAS
6 5 (1.82%) JBoss
6 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (1.45%) Oracle Beehive
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (10.18%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (5.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (2.55%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (2.55%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.73%) Finacle
5 2 (0.73%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (7.27%) Google Compute Engine
2 16 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.00%) OpenShift
3 11 (4.00%) Heroku
4 6 (2.18%) Office 365
5 5 (1.82%) SaaS
5 5 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.09%) PaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.00%) HTTP
2 14 (5.09%) Internet
3 9 (3.27%) WAN
4 8 (2.91%) Network Security
5 7 (2.55%) LAN
6 6 (2.18%) Intranet
7 5 (1.82%) Firewall
8 2 (0.73%) MPLS
8 2 (0.73%) SAN
8 2 (0.73%) VoIP
8 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.36%) ATM
9 1 (0.36%) DNS
9 1 (0.36%) SSL
9 1 (0.36%) Wireless
9 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.36%) MGW
9 1 (0.36%) NAS
9 1 (0.36%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.82%) Relational Database
2 37 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (13.09%) SQL Server
4 33 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 24 (8.73%) RDBMS
6 20 (7.27%) NoSQL
7 17 (6.18%) Big Data
8 13 (4.73%) Oracle Database
9 12 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.82%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.82%) DataStage
12 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 4 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (1.45%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (1.45%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.36%) Jenkins
2 11 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (3.64%) Maven
4 4 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.45%) ERwin
5 2 (0.73%) Ant
5 2 (0.73%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.36%) JUnit
6 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.36%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.36%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.36%) Subversion
6 1 (0.36%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 93 (33.82%) Finance
2 26 (9.45%) Banking
3 12 (4.36%) Retail
4 8 (2.91%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.55%) Aerospace
6 6 (2.18%) Publishing
6 6 (2.18%) Marketing
6 6 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.73%) French Language
9 2 (0.73%) German Language
9 2 (0.73%) Law
9 2 (0.73%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Games
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.64%) Web Services
2 30 (10.91%) Java EE
3 22 (8.00%) Spring
3 22 (8.00%) Hibernate
4 20 (7.27%) .NET
5 14 (5.09%) Middleware
6 11 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.91%) HTML
7 8 (2.91%) SOAP
7 8 (2.91%) JMS
8 7 (2.55%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (2.55%) REST
9 6 (2.18%) Swing
9 6 (2.18%) JSP
10 3 (1.09%) CSS
10 3 (1.09%) XML
10 3 (1.09%) HTML5
11 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.73%) CSS3
11 2 (0.73%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.09%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.64%) Data Integration
3 10 (3.64%) Open Source
4 8 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.18%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.18%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.82%) User Experience
7 4 (1.45%) iPhone
7 4 (1.45%) Handset
8 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.73%) Clustering
9 2 (0.73%) Equities
9 2 (0.73%) Replication
9 2 (0.73%) CMDB
9 2 (0.73%) CESG
9 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.36%) Windows
2 13 (4.73%) Linux
3 7 (2.55%) UNIX
4 5 (1.82%) Android
4 5 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.73%) Solaris
6 1 (0.36%) AIX
6 1 (0.36%) HPUX
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.91%) SOA
2 53 (19.27%) TOGAF
3 47 (17.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 47 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (14.55%) Data Modelling
6 30 (10.91%) Asset Management
7 29 (10.55%) Zachman Framework
8 27 (9.82%) Data Management
9 21 (7.64%) Technical Architecture
10 20 (7.27%) Coaching
11 19 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.55%) Mentoring
13 17 (6.18%) Network Management
13 17 (6.18%) Scrum
14 16 (5.82%) Analytics
15 15 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (5.45%) Software Engineering
15 15 (5.45%) ITIL
16 14 (5.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 59 (21.45%) Java
2 47 (17.09%) SQL
3 38 (13.82%) C#
4 20 (7.27%) C++
4 20 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.91%) Python
6 4 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.73%) C
7 2 (0.73%) PHP
7 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.36%) VBScript
8 1 (0.36%) VB
8 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.36%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.36%) Jython
8 1 (0.36%) XPath
8 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 32 (11.64%) Degree
2 7 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.18%) CCIE
3 6 (2.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.18%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.73%) CISSP
6 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CCDP
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.36%) OCP
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.36%) PMP
6 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.36%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.36%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.36%) MCTS
6 1 (0.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.82%) QA
2 7 (2.55%) SLA
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (4.00%) Docker
2 5 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.45%) Firmware
3 4 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (6.91%) Puppet
1 19 (6.91%) CFEngine
1 19 (6.91%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.45%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.36%) OpenView
3 1 (0.36%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 69 (25.09%) Oracle
2 43 (15.64%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.27%) Google
4 17 (6.18%) Sybase
5 10 (3.64%) SAP
5 10 (3.64%) Cisco
6 8 (2.91%) Informatica
7 7 (2.55%) IBM
7 7 (2.55%) VMware
8 6 (2.18%) Juniper
9 5 (1.82%) Cognos
9 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.45%) Telelogic
10 4 (1.45%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.45%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.09%) HP
11 3 (1.09%) Citrix
12 2 (0.73%) EMC
12 2 (0.73%) Sun
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