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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 43 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 155 101 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.47% 3.18% 4.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% 3.33% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 98 59 104
Median salary £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £46,575
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +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
2736 3030 3687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.51% 95.46% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1931 2443
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 2 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 2 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 +31 92 £65,000 +5.69% 8
Glasgow -15 37 £60,000 +13.20% 5
Falkirk - 6 £52,500 -
Inverclyde - 3 £55,000 - 1
Argyll and Bute - 2 £52,500 -
South Ayrshire - 2 £60,000 - 2
Renfrewshire - 1 £57,500 -
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 102 (31.48%) Finance
2 92 (28.40%) TOGAF
3 75 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (20.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (20.68%) Microsoft
5 65 (20.06%) Java
6 62 (19.14%) Oracle
7 61 (18.83%) Enterprise Architecture
8 60 (18.52%) Zachman Framework
8 60 (18.52%) Open Source
9 59 (18.21%) Banking
10 56 (17.28%) SOA
11 53 (16.36%) Presales
12 43 (13.27%) UML
13 37 (11.42%) ITIL
14 34 (10.49%) .NET
15 33 (10.19%) Firewall
16 32 (9.88%) Degree
17 31 (9.57%) Software Engineering
18 27 (8.33%) CRM
18 27 (8.33%) Project Management
19 26 (8.02%) Middleware
19 26 (8.02%) Scrum
20 25 (7.72%) Retail
20 25 (7.72%) Business Development
20 25 (7.72%) Data Centre
21 24 (7.41%) Data Architecture
21 24 (7.41%) Java EE
22 22 (6.79%) Cisco
22 22 (6.79%) Windows

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 9 (2.78%) NetWeaver
2 8 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.16%) Apache Qpid
3 7 (2.16%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (1.54%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.23%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.23%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.62%) JBoss
8 1 (0.31%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.31%) Sonata
3 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.17%) SaaS
2 18 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.25%) PaaS
4 13 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.78%) Office 365
6 7 (2.16%) GitHub
6 7 (2.16%) Google App Engine
6 7 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.16%) Google Compute Engine
6 7 (2.16%) Heroku
6 7 (2.16%) IaaS
7 4 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.19%) Firewall
2 16 (4.94%) WAN
3 14 (4.32%) LAN
3 14 (4.32%) SAN
4 10 (3.09%) Wireless
5 9 (2.78%) Internet
5 9 (2.78%) OSPF
6 7 (2.16%) AMQP
6 7 (2.16%) HTTP
6 7 (2.16%) Software-Defined Networking
6 7 (2.16%) WLAN
7 6 (1.85%) BGP
7 6 (1.85%) HSRP
7 6 (1.85%) NAS
8 5 (1.54%) 802.11
8 5 (1.54%) DPNSS
8 5 (1.54%) SCCP
9 4 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.23%) MPLS
9 4 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.63%) Big Data
2 14 (4.32%) NoSQL
3 12 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.40%) Hadoop
4 11 (3.40%) SQL Server
5 10 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.16%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.16%) MySQL
7 7 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.85%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.54%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.54%) HBase
9 5 (1.54%) OLAP
9 5 (1.54%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.16%) Maven
2 7 (2.16%) Subversion
3 1 (0.31%) ERwin
3 1 (0.31%) MagicDraw
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 102 (31.48%) Finance
2 59 (18.21%) Banking
3 25 (7.72%) Retail
4 15 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.09%) Retail Banking
6 9 (2.78%) Billing
6 9 (2.78%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.78%) Games
7 4 (1.23%) Local Government
8 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.49%) .NET
2 26 (8.02%) Middleware
3 24 (7.41%) Java EE
4 16 (4.94%) Web Services
5 8 (2.47%) Hibernate
5 8 (2.47%) REST
6 7 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (2.16%) Spring
7 6 (1.85%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.85%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.85%) HTML
8 5 (1.54%) 802.1X
8 5 (1.54%) HTML5
8 5 (1.54%) Node.js
9 4 (1.23%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (1.23%) React
10 3 (0.93%) J2EE
10 3 (0.93%) Software Packaging
10 3 (0.93%) X-Windows
11 2 (0.62%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.72%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.63%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.16%) Blog
4 7 (2.16%) Public Cloud
5 6 (1.85%) PMI
5 6 (1.85%) User Experience
6 5 (1.54%) CCTV
6 5 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.62%) Clustering
8 2 (0.62%) DataPower
8 2 (0.62%) EPoS
8 2 (0.62%) NHS
8 2 (0.62%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.62%) VAX
9 1 (0.31%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.79%) Windows
2 9 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.47%) Linux
3 8 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.93%) AIX
5 3 (0.93%) Solaris
6 2 (0.62%) Android
6 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.62%) Unix
6 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (28.40%) TOGAF
2 75 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (20.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (18.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 60 (18.52%) Open Source
5 60 (18.52%) Zachman Framework
6 56 (17.28%) SOA
7 53 (16.36%) Presales
8 43 (13.27%) UML
9 37 (11.42%) ITIL
10 31 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 27 (8.33%) CRM
11 27 (8.33%) Project Management
12 26 (8.02%) Scrum
13 25 (7.72%) Business Development
14 24 (7.41%) Data Architecture
15 19 (5.86%) ETL
16 17 (5.25%) Business Transformation
17 16 (4.94%) Network Design
18 15 (4.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 65 (20.06%) Java
2 18 (5.56%) C#
3 16 (4.94%) SQL
4 10 (3.09%) C
5 9 (2.78%) ABAP
5 9 (2.78%) C++
6 8 (2.47%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.16%) Python
8 6 (1.85%) Perl
9 5 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.23%) Scala
11 3 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.31%) AWK
13 1 (0.31%) Korn
13 1 (0.31%) PHP
13 1 (0.31%) Ruby
13 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (9.88%) Degree
2 18 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.47%) CCNP
3 8 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.85%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.54%) CCIE
6 4 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.23%) MCITP
6 4 (1.23%) MCSE
6 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.93%) CCDP
8 2 (0.62%) CCDA
8 2 (0.62%) CCNA
8 2 (0.62%) CISSP
8 2 (0.62%) VTSP
9 1 (0.31%) CISA
9 1 (0.31%) CISM
9 1 (0.31%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.63%) COBIT
2 9 (2.78%) QA
3 5 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.62%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.01%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.16%) Docker
4 6 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (2.47%) Puppet
2 7 (2.16%) CFEngine
3 3 (0.93%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.62%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.62%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.31%) Ansible
5 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (20.68%) Microsoft
2 62 (19.14%) Oracle
3 22 (6.79%) Cisco
4 18 (5.56%) IBM
5 16 (4.94%) SAP
6 13 (4.01%) VMware
7 12 (3.70%) Cognizant
8 10 (3.09%) CheckPoint
8 10 (3.09%) Informatica
9 8 (2.47%) Juniper
9 8 (2.47%) Sybase
10 7 (2.16%) Citrix
10 7 (2.16%) Google
11 6 (1.85%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.54%) Aruba
12 5 (1.54%) F5
12 5 (1.54%) Motorola
12 5 (1.54%) Remedy
12 5 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.23%) Red Hat
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