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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 138 158 134
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 25 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.78% 0.24% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.30% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 11
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £56,730
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
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
2735 2711 2283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.81% 81.51% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 1722 1597
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +21 18 £82,500 +112.90%
Edinburgh -2 6 £49,000 -21.60%
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (37.04%) SQL
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 19 (35.19%) Middleware
3 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 13 (24.07%) Oracle
5 13 (24.07%) Web Services
6 12 (22.22%) XML
6 12 (22.22%) Java
7 11 (20.37%) HTML
7 11 (20.37%) SOAP
7 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
7 11 (20.37%) Degree
8 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
8 10 (18.52%) Change Management
8 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
9 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 9 (16.67%) SOA
9 9 (16.67%) CSS
10 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
11 7 (12.96%) Banking
11 7 (12.96%) ITIL
11 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
11 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (12.96%) Coaching
11 7 (12.96%) Release Management
11 7 (12.96%) People Management
12 6 (11.11%) BPMN
12 6 (11.11%) Apache CXF
12 6 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.26%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) SAS
5 1 (1.85%) CMS
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle ASCP
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.70%) Demantra
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Internet
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) LAN
2 3 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) MPLS
3 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.85%) MGW
3 1 (1.85%) NAS
3 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.85%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Ant
2 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) Subversion
3 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) Maven
4 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.85%) NetBeans
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Law
3 5 (9.26%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Architect
2 10 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Data Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Head of Architecture
4 6 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Programmer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Applications Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (9.26%) Middleware Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Data Modeller
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) Middleware
2 13 (24.07%) Web Services
3 12 (22.22%) XML
4 11 (20.37%) HTML
4 11 (20.37%) SOAP
5 9 (16.67%) CSS
6 6 (11.11%) XML Messaging
6 6 (11.11%) Apache CXF
7 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (9.26%) Ajax
7 5 (9.26%) LINQ
7 5 (9.26%) jQuery
7 5 (9.26%) .NET
7 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
7 5 (9.26%) XSLT
8 3 (5.56%) JSP
8 3 (5.56%) RESTful
9 2 (3.70%) REST
9 2 (3.70%) JMS
9 2 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Equities
1 6 (11.11%) Derivative
2 4 (7.41%) Open Source
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) CMDB
3 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) HPUX
1 1 (1.85%) Solaris
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
1 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
3 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 10 (18.52%) Change Management
3 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 9 (16.67%) SOA
5 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.96%) ITIL
6 7 (12.96%) Coaching
6 7 (12.96%) People Management
6 7 (12.96%) Release Management
7 6 (11.11%) BPMN
7 6 (11.11%) RAD
8 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.26%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (9.26%) Document Management
8 5 (9.26%) Web Development
8 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) Java
3 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.11%) Python
5 5 (9.26%) XQuery
5 5 (9.26%) Jython
5 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.26%) C#
5 5 (9.26%) VBScript
5 5 (9.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 4 (7.41%) R
7 2 (3.70%) C
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.85%) OpenView
2 1 (1.85%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) Sybase
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) Avaya
5 1 (1.85%) BMC
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat