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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 36 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 170 145 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.73% 4.67% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 4.88% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 112 99 109
Average salary £61,250 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £48,049
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average 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
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 0 89 £57,500 -11.53% 11
Edinburgh -2 53 £67,500 -6.89% 16
Stirling - 10 £90,000 -
West Lothian +12 7 £68,500 +5.38%
Renfrewshire +2 3 £60,000 +21.21%
Inverclyde -5 3 £57,500 -20.68%
East Lothian - 3 - -
Falkirk - 1 £37,500 -
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 114 (35.85%) Finance
2 82 (25.79%) TOGAF
3 74 (23.27%) Oracle
4 67 (21.07%) Enterprise Architecture
5 66 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 53 (16.67%) SOA
7 52 (16.35%) Java
7 52 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (14.78%) Zachman Framework
9 46 (14.47%) Banking
10 43 (13.52%) SQL
11 41 (12.89%) Microsoft
11 41 (12.89%) Data Centre
12 38 (11.95%) Data Modelling
13 36 (11.32%) Windows
14 33 (10.38%) Unix
15 31 (9.75%) ERP
16 29 (9.12%) SQL Server
17 27 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (8.49%) Retail
17 27 (8.49%) Workflow
18 24 (7.55%) Open Source
18 24 (7.55%) Presales
19 23 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 23 (7.23%) WebLogic
20 22 (6.92%) Informatica
20 22 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
20 22 (6.92%) E-Commerce
21 21 (6.60%) Data Management
21 21 (6.60%) Waterfall

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23 (7.23%) WebLogic
2 5 (1.57%) Apache Spark
2 5 (1.57%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 5 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.26%) Node.js
3 4 (1.26%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.94%) CMS
4 3 (0.94%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.63%) IIS
5 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.31%) MTS
Applications
1 14 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.94%) Primavera
4 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.31%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.31%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.31%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.89%) PaaS
2 6 (1.89%) SaaS
3 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.94%) Office 365
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.77%) Internet
2 10 (3.14%) LAN
2 10 (3.14%) WAN
3 9 (2.83%) Firewall
4 6 (1.89%) Network Security
5 5 (1.57%) VoIP
6 3 (0.94%) SAN
6 3 (0.94%) Wireless
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.63%) DMVPN
7 2 (0.63%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.63%) HSRP
7 2 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.63%) MPLS
7 2 (0.63%) OSPF
7 2 (0.63%) PPP
7 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.63%) VLAN
7 2 (0.63%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.12%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.77%) Big Data
5 11 (3.46%) Hadoop
5 11 (3.46%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.52%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.52%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.26%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.94%) ERwin
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.31%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 114 (35.85%) Finance
2 46 (14.47%) Banking
3 27 (8.49%) Retail
4 15 (4.72%) Retail Banking
5 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.89%) Back Office
7 5 (1.57%) Front Office
7 5 (1.57%) Law
8 3 (0.94%) Legal
8 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.94%) Publishing
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.63%) Marketing
10 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.29%) .NET
2 16 (5.03%) Middleware
3 14 (4.40%) J2EE
4 11 (3.46%) Web Services
4 11 (3.46%) XML
5 10 (3.14%) HTML
6 9 (2.83%) HTML5
7 5 (1.57%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.57%) JMS
7 5 (1.57%) RESTful
7 5 (1.57%) XBRL
8 4 (1.26%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.26%) BSON
8 4 (1.26%) JSON
8 4 (1.26%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (1.26%) React
8 4 (1.26%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.94%) Java EE
9 3 (0.94%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.89%) Data Centre
2 11 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.46%) Data Integration
3 10 (3.14%) Taxonomies
4 8 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.20%) Clustering
5 7 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.20%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.89%) Replication
7 5 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.57%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.26%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.94%) Biotechnology
9 3 (0.94%) Life Science
9 3 (0.94%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.63%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Ontologies
10 2 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.32%) Windows
2 33 (10.38%) Unix
3 18 (5.66%) Linux
4 12 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.94%) Solaris
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (25.79%) TOGAF
2 67 (21.07%) Enterprise Architecture
3 66 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (16.67%) SOA
5 52 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (14.78%) Zachman Framework
7 38 (11.95%) Data Modelling
8 31 (9.75%) ERP
9 27 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (8.49%) Workflow
10 24 (7.55%) Open Source
10 24 (7.55%) Presales
11 22 (6.92%) E-Commerce
12 21 (6.60%) Data Management
12 21 (6.60%) Waterfall
13 16 (5.03%) UML
14 14 (4.40%) Business Transformation
14 14 (4.40%) Project Management
15 13 (4.09%) ITIL
15 13 (4.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (16.35%) Java
2 43 (13.52%) SQL
3 14 (4.40%) C#
4 10 (3.14%) C++
5 8 (2.52%) Perl
6 7 (2.20%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.89%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.26%) Scala
9 3 (0.94%) Ada
9 3 (0.94%) C
9 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.63%) Ruby
11 1 (0.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (5.03%) Degree
2 13 (4.09%) CISSP
3 12 (3.77%) CCNP
3 12 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.46%) CCIE
5 5 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.26%) CCNA
7 3 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.94%) MBA
7 3 (0.94%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.63%) CCSA
8 2 (0.63%) CCSE
8 2 (0.63%) CISM
8 2 (0.63%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.31%) CISA
9 1 (0.31%) IISP
9 1 (0.31%) ISEB
9 1 (0.31%) PMP
9 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.20%) COBIT
1 7 (2.20%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.57%) QA
3 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.83%) Hyper-V
2 8 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.26%) XenApp
6 1 (0.31%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.31%) Ansible
2 1 (0.31%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) SCCM
2 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (23.27%) Oracle
2 41 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.92%) Informatica
4 14 (4.40%) Cisco
4 14 (4.40%) SAP
5 10 (3.14%) VMware
6 7 (2.20%) Citrix
6 7 (2.20%) IBM
7 5 (1.57%) Siebel
8 4 (1.26%) CA
8 4 (1.26%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.26%) F5
8 4 (1.26%) Juniper
8 4 (1.26%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (0.94%) AppSense
9 3 (0.94%) Blue Coat
9 3 (0.94%) Charles River
9 3 (0.94%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.63%) Cognizant
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Stanton House
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Market competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 24 days ago