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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 126 132 150
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 36 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.21% 0.97% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.01% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 7
Average salary £55,000 £85,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,400
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £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
2837 2969 3231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.65% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 1905 2109
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 £55,962 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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 -4 21 £55,000 -35.29% 4
Edinburgh -3 14 £70,000 -8.19% 2
West Lothian - 1 £68,500 - 1
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 19 (34.55%) Java
3 13 (23.64%) Finance
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.64%) C#
3 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 13 (23.64%) Unix
4 11 (20.00%) SQL
4 11 (20.00%) Banking
4 11 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (18.18%) SOA
5 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (16.36%) OO
6 9 (16.36%) Retail
6 9 (16.36%) VMware
6 9 (16.36%) TOGAF
6 9 (16.36%) Retail Banking
7 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
7 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
7 8 (14.55%) ERP
7 8 (14.55%) Internet
7 8 (14.55%) Middleware
8 7 (12.73%) .NET
8 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.73%) Presales
9 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (7.27%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.45%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.45%) Node.js
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (5.45%) Primavera
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.82%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) VoIP
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.45%) Big Data
3 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Banking
3 9 (16.36%) Retail
3 9 (16.36%) Retail Banking
4 5 (9.09%) Back Office
4 5 (9.09%) Front Office
5 2 (3.64%) Law
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Middleware
2 7 (12.73%) .NET
3 5 (9.09%) Web Services
3 5 (9.09%) XBRL
3 5 (9.09%) XML
4 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.27%) HTML
4 4 (7.27%) HTML5
4 4 (7.27%) J2EE
5 3 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (5.45%) React
5 3 (5.45%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) Replication
3 4 (7.27%) Clustering
3 4 (7.27%) Taxonomies
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Unix
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Solaris
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.18%) SOA
3 9 (16.36%) OO
3 9 (16.36%) TOGAF
4 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
4 8 (14.55%) ERP
4 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.73%) Presales
5 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (9.09%) Open Source
6 5 (9.09%) Process Management
6 5 (9.09%) UML
6 5 (9.09%) Workflow
7 4 (7.27%) MVC
7 4 (7.27%) OOD
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) ETL
8 3 (5.45%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) Java
2 13 (23.64%) C#
3 11 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (9.09%) C++
5 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.45%) Scala
6 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.82%) PMP
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
2 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) VMware
3 5 (9.09%) SAP
3 5 (9.09%) Siebel
4 4 (7.27%) IBM
5 3 (5.45%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) FNZ
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) NetApp
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