The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 128 139 133
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 27 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.64% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.67% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 16
Average salary £70,000 £57,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical 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
2924 3112 2986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.05% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1980 2122
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,104 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 December 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 +7 22 £70,000 - 2
Glasgow +11 5 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 17 (35.42%) SOA
3 15 (31.25%) TOGAF
4 14 (29.17%) Java
5 12 (25.00%) Oracle
6 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (20.83%) CMS
7 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
7 9 (18.75%) Spring
7 9 (18.75%) Maven
7 9 (18.75%) Java EE
7 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.75%) Windows
7 9 (18.75%) Big Data
7 9 (18.75%) DevOps
8 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 8 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (14.58%) Degree
9 7 (14.58%) QA
10 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (10.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (10.42%) HTTP
11 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
11 5 (10.42%) Citrix
11 5 (10.42%) Firmware
11 5 (10.42%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 5 (10.42%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (10.42%) WebLogic

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.83%) CMS
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle Beehive
2 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (6.25%) SAS
4 2 (4.17%) JBoss
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) LAN
2 4 (8.33%) WAN
3 3 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.75%) Big Data
3 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (6.25%) DataStage
5 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Maven
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (10.42%) MSI
3 1 (2.08%) NUnit
3 1 (2.08%) MSTest
3 1 (2.08%) Moq
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Java EE
1 9 (18.75%) Hibernate
1 9 (18.75%) Spring
2 5 (10.42%) Application Packaging
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) XSLT
4 1 (2.08%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.08%) XForms
4 1 (2.08%) Middleware
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) CMDB
3 1 (2.08%) DTV
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) AIX
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) SOA
2 15 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (18.75%) DevOps
5 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.42%) Migration
6 5 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (10.42%) Data Management
6 5 (10.42%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (6.25%) ETL
8 3 (6.25%) ITIL
8 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Master Data Management
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) Java
2 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) XPath
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CCIE
4 1 (2.08%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Firmware
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
1 5 (10.42%) Data Guard
1 5 (10.42%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) VMware
2 5 (10.42%) Citrix
3 4 (8.33%) SAP
4 3 (6.25%) Cognos
4 3 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.25%) Informatica
4 3 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (6.25%) Ab Initio
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) Avaya
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) BMC
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