The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 148 155 150
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 20 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.031% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.032% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 1
Average salary £70,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3442 3089 2988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.98% 95.69% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 2026 2105
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Scotland region.

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Edinburgh - 15 £70,000 - 1
Glasgow -13 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Architect
UK

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 18 (51.43%) C#
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 14 (40.00%) TDD
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) SQL
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.71%) SOA
6 9 (25.71%) ETL
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.86%) Informatica
7 8 (22.86%) Scrum
7 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (20.00%) BDD
8 7 (20.00%) Master Data Management
8 7 (20.00%) Data Management
8 7 (20.00%) MVC
8 7 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (20.00%) IIS
8 7 (20.00%) UML
9 6 (17.14%) PowerCenter
9 6 (17.14%) Pair Programming
9 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) IIS
1 7 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (17.14%) PowerCenter
4 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) DataStage
5 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.43%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) Lucene
7 1 (2.86%) Java EE
7 1 (2.86%) SOAP
7 1 (2.86%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) RESTful
7 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Replication
1 2 (5.71%) Clustering
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.71%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) UNIX
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 14 (40.00%) TDD
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) SOA
3 9 (25.71%) ETL
4 8 (22.86%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
5 7 (20.00%) Data Management
5 7 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (20.00%) BDD
5 7 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 7 (20.00%) MVC
5 7 (20.00%) UML
5 7 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (17.14%) Pair Programming
7 3 (8.57%) OO
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) Content Management
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.86%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Informatica
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Ab Initio
3 2 (5.71%) Teradata
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Sun
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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Posted: 5 days ago