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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 147 146 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 24 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.36% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.44% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 22
Average salary £49,000 £61,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £63,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,106 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.16% -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
2978 2527 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.08% 81.70% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1651 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +10 12 £61,500 +2.50% 3
Edinburgh -15 6 £46,250 -26.00%
Aberdeen - 2 £68,750 -
Stirling - 2 - -
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (38.33%) SQL
2 22 (36.67%) Oracle
2 22 (36.67%) Middleware
3 17 (28.33%) SOA
4 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 14 (23.33%) Finance
6 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database
7 13 (21.67%) Web Services
8 12 (20.00%) XML
8 12 (20.00%) Ant
8 12 (20.00%) ITIL
8 12 (20.00%) Java
8 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
8 12 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 12 (20.00%) BPMN
8 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 11 (18.33%) Oracle ODI
9 11 (18.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 11 (18.33%) XQuery
9 11 (18.33%) Python
9 11 (18.33%) HTML
9 11 (18.33%) SOAP
9 11 (18.33%) XSLT
9 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
10 10 (16.67%) JavaScript

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.67%) IIS
5 6 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (5.00%) SAS
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.33%) Demantra
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Internet
2 3 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (3.33%) LAN
3 2 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (1.67%) SAN
4 1 (1.67%) Intranet
4 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.67%) MGW
4 1 (1.67%) NAS
4 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.67%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database
2 11 (18.33%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Base SAS
4 2 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.67%) OLAP
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Ant
2 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) ERwin
3 1 (1.67%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.67%) Maven
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Legal
3 7 (11.67%) Law
4 4 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Architect
2 11 (18.33%) Middleware Specialist
3 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Applications Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Programmer
4 7 (11.67%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Head of Architecture
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Applications Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Software Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Applications Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.67%) Middleware
2 13 (21.67%) Web Services
3 12 (20.00%) XML
4 11 (18.33%) SOAP
4 11 (18.33%) HTML
4 11 (18.33%) XSLT
5 9 (15.00%) CSS
6 8 (13.33%) .NET
6 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (13.33%) Ajax
6 8 (13.33%) LINQ
7 7 (11.67%) jQuery
7 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (5.00%) JSP
9 2 (3.33%) Java EE
9 2 (3.33%) JMS
9 2 (3.33%) REST
10 1 (1.67%) CSS3
10 1 (1.67%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Data Conversion
2 3 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.00%) Open Source
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) CMDB
4 1 (1.67%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.67%) HPUX
3 1 (1.67%) Solaris
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) SOA
2 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (20.00%) ITIL
3 12 (20.00%) BPMN
3 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (15.00%) People Management
5 8 (13.33%) RAD
5 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.67%) Change Management
6 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.67%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) Document Management
6 7 (11.67%) Release Management
6 7 (11.67%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Coaching
8 5 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
8 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) SQL
2 12 (20.00%) Java
3 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
3 11 (18.33%) Python
3 11 (18.33%) XQuery
3 11 (18.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.00%) Jython
6 8 (13.33%) C#
6 8 (13.33%) VBScript
7 2 (3.33%) C
8 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.67%) OpenView
2 1 (1.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) Oracle
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) JBoss
4 2 (3.33%) Sybase
4 2 (3.33%) Citrix
4 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) Teradata
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) Avaya
5 1 (1.67%) BMC
5 1 (1.67%) Informatica
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago