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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 47 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 138 117 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.89% 3.99% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 4.17% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 92 80 102
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,913 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
2694 2804 3738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.53% 95.60% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1765 2442
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +9 76 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Glasgow -17 48 £65,000 +15.04% 8
Falkirk - 4 £52,500 - 5
Argyll and Bute - 4 £53,750 -
West Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
Architect
UK

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 112 (34.67%) TOGAF
2 91 (28.17%) Finance
3 80 (24.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 77 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (21.98%) SOA
6 69 (21.36%) Oracle
6 69 (21.36%) Zachman Framework
6 69 (21.36%) Enterprise Architecture
7 62 (19.20%) Java
7 62 (19.20%) Open Source
8 61 (18.89%) Microsoft
9 51 (15.79%) Presales
10 47 (14.55%) Banking
11 43 (13.31%) UML
12 34 (10.53%) .NET
13 33 (10.22%) SQL
14 30 (9.29%) ITIL
15 27 (8.36%) CRM
15 27 (8.36%) Middleware
16 26 (8.05%) Data Centre
17 25 (7.74%) Software Engineering
18 24 (7.43%) Firewall
18 24 (7.43%) Data Modelling
18 24 (7.43%) Degree
19 22 (6.81%) Waterfall
19 22 (6.81%) ERP
20 21 (6.50%) Cisco
20 21 (6.50%) MS Excel
20 21 (6.50%) SQL Server
20 21 (6.50%) Security Cleared

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 12 (3.72%) WebLogic
2 9 (2.79%) NetWeaver
3 7 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.86%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.86%) Node.js
5 3 (0.93%) CMS
5 3 (0.93%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.31%) JBoss
7 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.31%) Primavera
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.31%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (5.57%) SaaS
2 15 (4.64%) PaaS
3 6 (1.86%) IaaS
4 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.62%) Office 365
6 1 (0.31%) GitHub
6 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.43%) Firewall
2 18 (5.57%) WAN
3 16 (4.95%) LAN
4 11 (3.41%) SAN
5 10 (3.10%) OSPF
6 7 (2.17%) BGP
6 7 (2.17%) HSRP
6 7 (2.17%) Wireless
6 7 (2.17%) WLAN
7 6 (1.86%) Internet
7 6 (1.86%) Network Security
8 5 (1.55%) 802.11
8 5 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.55%) DPNSS
8 5 (1.55%) MPLS
8 5 (1.55%) NAS
8 5 (1.55%) SCCP
9 3 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.93%) IPv4
9 3 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.10%) Big Data
3 10 (3.10%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.48%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.17%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.24%) MarkLogic
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.62%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.31%) HBase
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.62%) Maven
1 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.62%) Subversion
2 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.31%) ERwin
2 1 (0.31%) MagicDraw
2 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 91 (28.17%) Finance
2 47 (14.55%) Banking
3 12 (3.72%) Retail
4 11 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.17%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.86%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.93%) Billing
7 3 (0.93%) Local Government
7 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.62%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Legal
8 2 (0.62%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.53%) .NET
2 27 (8.36%) Middleware
3 16 (4.95%) Java EE
4 11 (3.41%) HTML
5 10 (3.10%) HTML5
6 9 (2.79%) J2EE
6 9 (2.79%) Web Services
7 7 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.17%) XML
8 6 (1.86%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.55%) 802.1X
9 5 (1.55%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (1.55%) React
10 4 (1.24%) BSON
10 4 (1.24%) JSON
10 4 (1.24%) REST
10 4 (1.24%) RESTful
10 4 (1.24%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.93%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.93%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.05%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.86%) PMI
6 6 (1.86%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.55%) CCTV
7 5 (1.55%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.55%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.55%) Taxonomies
7 5 (1.55%) User Experience
8 4 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.24%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.93%) Biotechnology
9 3 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.93%) Life Science
10 2 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.62%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.57%) Windows
2 12 (3.72%) Linux
2 12 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (2.17%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.55%) Unix
5 4 (1.24%) Solaris
6 3 (0.93%) AIX
6 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (34.67%) TOGAF
2 80 (24.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 77 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (21.98%) SOA
5 69 (21.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 69 (21.36%) Zachman Framework
6 62 (19.20%) Open Source
7 51 (15.79%) Presales
8 43 (13.31%) UML
9 30 (9.29%) ITIL
10 27 (8.36%) CRM
11 25 (7.74%) Software Engineering
12 24 (7.43%) Data Modelling
13 22 (6.81%) ERP
13 22 (6.81%) Waterfall
14 20 (6.19%) Business Development
14 20 (6.19%) Scrum
15 18 (5.57%) Project Management
16 17 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 62 (19.20%) Java
2 33 (10.22%) SQL
3 13 (4.02%) C#
4 9 (2.79%) ABAP
5 8 (2.48%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.86%) C
7 5 (1.55%) Perl
7 5 (1.55%) Scala
8 4 (1.24%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.93%) Ada
9 3 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.62%) C++
10 2 (0.62%) Python
10 2 (0.62%) Ruby
11 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (7.43%) Degree
2 21 (6.50%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.41%) CCNP
3 11 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.79%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.48%) CCIE
6 6 (1.86%) CISSP
6 6 (1.86%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.24%) CCNA
7 4 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.93%) CCDP
8 3 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.93%) MBA
9 2 (0.62%) CCDA
9 2 (0.62%) CCSA
9 2 (0.62%) CCSE
9 2 (0.62%) JNCIE
9 2 (0.62%) VTSP
10 1 (0.31%) CISA
10 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.95%) COBIT
2 8 (2.48%) QA
3 4 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.62%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.62%) SLA
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.93%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.93%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.62%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.62%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.31%) SCCM
3 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (21.36%) Oracle
2 61 (18.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.50%) Cisco
4 19 (5.88%) IBM
5 18 (5.57%) SAP
6 14 (4.33%) Informatica
7 12 (3.72%) CheckPoint
7 12 (3.72%) VMware
8 11 (3.41%) Cognizant
9 9 (2.79%) Juniper
10 7 (2.17%) Fortinet
10 7 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.86%) F5
12 5 (1.55%) Aruba
12 5 (1.55%) Citrix
12 5 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (1.55%) Motorola
13 4 (1.24%) CA
13 4 (1.24%) Remedy
14 3 (0.93%) Charles River
Scotland
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Falkirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Falkirk
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Falkirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Falkirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Falkirk
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £73000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago