The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 107 132 142
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 31 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 0.98% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.02% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 20
Median salary £56,250 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +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
2278 2932 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.75% 95.44% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1897 2030
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

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 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +29 29 £55,000 -13.72% 5
Glasgow +10 2 £70,500 +28.18%
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 17 (36.96%) SOA
2 16 (34.78%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) Use Case
3 15 (32.61%) UML
3 15 (32.61%) OO
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
5 13 (28.26%) Open Source
6 12 (26.09%) Wireframes
6 12 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (23.91%) Unix
7 11 (23.91%) Windows
8 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
8 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
9 8 (17.39%) Presales
9 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
10 7 (15.22%) SAN
10 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
10 7 (15.22%) SQL
10 7 (15.22%) Oracle
10 7 (15.22%) WAN
11 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
11 6 (13.04%) LAN
11 6 (13.04%) Citrix
11 6 (13.04%) Web Services
11 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
11 6 (13.04%) VMware
11 6 (13.04%) VAX
11 6 (13.04%) JPA

Technical 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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SAN
1 7 (15.22%) WAN
2 6 (13.04%) LAN
3 5 (10.87%) Internet
3 5 (10.87%) VoIP
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
1 6 (13.04%) JPA
1 6 (13.04%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) Apache OpenJPA
2 4 (8.70%) JSF
2 4 (8.70%) RichFaces
3 3 (6.52%) Apache CXF
4 2 (4.35%) .NET
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Camel
4 2 (4.35%) J2EE
4 2 (4.35%) Java EE
4 2 (4.35%) Middleware
4 2 (4.35%) SOAP
4 2 (4.35%) Spring
4 2 (4.35%) XML
4 2 (4.35%) XSD
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.04%) VAX
3 5 (10.87%) Clustering
3 5 (10.87%) Replication
4 2 (4.35%) PMI
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Unix
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) SOA
2 16 (34.78%) Use Case
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) OO
3 15 (32.61%) UML
4 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
5 13 (28.26%) Open Source
6 12 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
6 12 (26.09%) Wireframes
7 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
8 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (17.39%) Presales
9 5 (10.87%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (8.70%) BPMN
11 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.52%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (6.52%) Microservices
11 3 (6.52%) OOP
11 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.52%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) Java
2 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) CCDA
2 1 (2.17%) CCDP
2 1 (2.17%) CCIE
2 1 (2.17%) CCNA
2 1 (2.17%) CCNP
2 1 (2.17%) CCSA
2 1 (2.17%) CCSE
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) JNCIE
2 1 (2.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle
1 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.04%) Citrix
2 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco
3 1 (2.17%) F5
3 1 (2.17%) Juniper
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.17%) Remedy
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