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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
UK / Scotland
Rank 95 126 135
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 35 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.55% 1.06% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.11% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 15
Median salary £56,250 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,950 £78,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%

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
2163 2795 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.96% 95.46% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1845 1876
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +28 31 £55,000 -29.26% 4
Glasgow +7 4 £70,500 +28.18% 1
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 22 (48.89%) SOA
2 19 (42.22%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) Use Case
3 18 (40.00%) UML
3 18 (40.00%) OO
4 17 (37.78%) Mentoring
5 15 (33.33%) Wireframes
5 15 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (28.89%) Open Source
7 9 (20.00%) Finance
7 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (17.78%) Web Services
8 8 (17.78%) Hibernate
8 8 (17.78%) JPA
8 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (17.78%) Presales
9 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
9 7 (15.56%) Oracle
9 7 (15.56%) SQL
9 7 (15.56%) Unix
9 7 (15.56%) Windows
10 6 (13.33%) JSF
10 6 (13.33%) RichFaces
10 6 (13.33%) Apache OpenJPA
10 6 (13.33%) BPMN
11 5 (11.11%) QA
11 5 (11.11%) Apache CXF

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 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
1 5 (11.11%) VoIP
2 3 (6.67%) WAN
3 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) Hibernate
1 8 (17.78%) JPA
1 8 (17.78%) Web Services
2 6 (13.33%) Apache OpenJPA
2 6 (13.33%) JSF
2 6 (13.33%) RichFaces
3 5 (11.11%) Apache CXF
4 4 (8.89%) Middleware
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Camel
5 2 (4.44%) J2EE
5 2 (4.44%) Java EE
5 2 (4.44%) SOAP
5 2 (4.44%) Spring
5 2 (4.44%) XML
5 2 (4.44%) XSD
6 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
2 5 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) PMI
3 2 (4.44%) VAX
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Unix
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) SOA
2 19 (42.22%) Use Case
3 18 (40.00%) OO
3 18 (40.00%) UML
4 17 (37.78%) Mentoring
5 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (33.33%) Wireframes
6 13 (28.89%) Open Source
7 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (17.78%) Presales
9 6 (13.33%) BPMN
10 5 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (6.67%) Microservices
11 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.67%) Security Architecture
11 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
1 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) CCDA
2 1 (2.22%) CCDP
2 1 (2.22%) CCIE
2 1 (2.22%) CCNA
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) CCSA
2 1 (2.22%) CCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) JNCIE
2 1 (2.22%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Citrix
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) F5
4 1 (2.22%) Juniper
4 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
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