The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 146 154 137
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 21 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 0.25% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.31% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 22
Average salary £58,250 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,106 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -7.08%
Technical Architecture
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2937 2548 2463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.55% 81.15% 76.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1870 1625 1640
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Glasgow +5 13 £68,250 +36.50%
Edinburgh -21 4 £48,250 -22.80%
Aberdeen - 2 £68,750 -
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 24 (39.34%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) Middleware
3 22 (36.07%) Oracle
4 17 (27.87%) SOA
5 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (24.59%) Finance
6 15 (24.59%) WebLogic
7 14 (22.95%) Web Services
7 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (22.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database
8 13 (21.31%) XML
8 13 (21.31%) Java
8 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
9 12 (19.67%) Ant
9 12 (19.67%) ITIL
9 12 (19.67%) SOAP
9 12 (19.67%) Python
9 12 (19.67%) Oracle Identity Management
9 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
9 12 (19.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
9 12 (19.67%) BPMN
10 11 (18.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 11 (18.03%) Oracle ODI
10 11 (18.03%) XSLT
10 11 (18.03%) PL/SQL
10 11 (18.03%) HTML
10 11 (18.03%) XQuery
11 10 (16.39%) SharePoint

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (24.59%) WebLogic
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (16.39%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.48%) IIS
5 6 (9.84%) WebSphere
6 5 (8.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.28%) SAS
8 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.28%) Demantra
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) LAN
3 2 (3.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.64%) NAS
4 1 (1.64%) MGW
4 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.64%) ATM
4 1 (1.64%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) Intranet
4 1 (1.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) Base SAS
4 2 (3.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Ant
2 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.64%) Maven
3 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Legal
3 7 (11.48%) Law
4 5 (8.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Publishing
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Architect
2 11 (18.03%) Middleware Specialist
3 9 (14.75%) Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (13.11%) Applications Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Head of Architecture
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Applications Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Middleware Architect
7 3 (4.92%) SOA Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) Middleware
2 14 (22.95%) Web Services
3 13 (21.31%) XML
4 12 (19.67%) SOAP
5 11 (18.03%) XSLT
5 11 (18.03%) HTML
6 9 (14.75%) CSS
7 8 (13.11%) .NET
7 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
7 8 (13.11%) Ajax
7 8 (13.11%) LINQ
8 7 (11.48%) jQuery
8 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (4.92%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (4.92%) JSP
10 2 (3.28%) JMS
10 2 (3.28%) Java EE
10 2 (3.28%) REST
11 1 (1.64%) CSS3
11 1 (1.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Data Conversion
2 3 (4.92%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.92%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) CMDB
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Equities
4 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) HPUX
3 1 (1.64%) Solaris
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) SOA
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.67%) ITIL
3 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
3 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
3 12 (19.67%) BPMN
4 9 (14.75%) People Management
5 8 (13.11%) RAD
5 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
5 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.48%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (11.48%) Release Management
6 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Change Management
6 7 (11.48%) Document Management
7 6 (9.84%) Coaching
8 5 (8.20%) Supplier Management
8 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.20%) Project Management
9 4 (6.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) Java
3 12 (19.67%) Python
4 11 (18.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 11 (18.03%) PL/SQL
4 11 (18.03%) XQuery
5 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.75%) Jython
7 8 (13.11%) VBScript
7 8 (13.11%) C#
8 2 (3.28%) C
9 1 (1.64%) R
9 1 (1.64%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle Identity Management
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.64%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) Oracle
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) Sybase
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Avaya
5 1 (1.64%) BMC
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.64%) HP
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago