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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 125 140 142
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 37 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.98% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.17% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 6
Average salary £52,133 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £62,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
2798 3082 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.38% 83.80% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2049 1746
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +9 14 £79,500 +98.75%
Edinburgh 0 12 £79,500 +76.66%
Stirling 0 6 £34,500 -
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (46.55%) Oracle
2 26 (44.83%) Java
2 26 (44.83%) SOA
3 25 (43.10%) Web Services
3 25 (43.10%) XML
4 24 (41.38%) Finance
5 21 (36.21%) Middleware
6 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database
7 15 (25.86%) Oracle Fusion
7 15 (25.86%) WebCenter
7 15 (25.86%) Oracle Service Bus
7 15 (25.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (25.86%) WebLogic
7 15 (25.86%) ERP
7 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (25.86%) BPEL
7 15 (25.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (22.41%) XSLT
9 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
9 12 (20.69%) Analytics
10 9 (15.52%) Spring
10 9 (15.52%) Banking
11 8 (13.79%) Oracle ADF
11 8 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (13.79%) Project Planning
11 8 (13.79%) Degree
11 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (13.79%) J2EE
11 8 (13.79%) SQL
11 8 (13.79%) iPad

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (25.86%) WebLogic
1 15 (25.86%) Oracle Service Bus
1 15 (25.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (10.34%) SAS
3 5 (8.62%) Apache Pig
3 5 (8.62%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SPSS
2 4 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (6.90%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.72%) MS Office
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database
2 15 (25.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (8.62%) DB2
3 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.62%) Pentaho
3 5 (8.62%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.62%) Apache Hive
3 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.62%) HBase
3 5 (8.62%) Mahout
3 5 (8.62%) Big Data
3 5 (8.62%) Sqoop
3 5 (8.62%) Triplestore
4 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.72%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 24 (41.38%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Local Government
3 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Architect
2 17 (29.31%) Consultant
3 9 (15.52%) Technical Architect
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle Consultant
3 9 (15.52%) SOA Consultant
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 6 (10.34%) SOA Developer
5 6 (10.34%) SOA Designer
5 6 (10.34%) Designer
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Data Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) Web Services
1 25 (43.10%) XML
2 21 (36.21%) Middleware
3 15 (25.86%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (25.86%) WebCenter
4 13 (22.41%) XSLT
5 9 (15.52%) Spring
6 8 (13.79%) Oracle ADF
6 8 (13.79%) J2EE
7 5 (8.62%) XML Schema
7 5 (8.62%) XForms
7 5 (8.62%) MLlib
8 1 (1.72%) Java EE
8 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.72%) WinForms
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.72%) JMS
8 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) iPad
2 7 (12.07%) User Experience
3 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.62%) Data Integration
5 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.17%) Replication
7 2 (3.45%) NHS
8 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.72%) Social Media
8 1 (1.72%) Clustering
8 1 (1.72%) Blog
8 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) SOA
2 15 (25.86%) ERP
2 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) BPEL
3 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
3 12 (20.69%) Analytics
4 8 (13.79%) Line Management
4 8 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
6 6 (10.34%) Migration
6 6 (10.34%) Scrum
6 6 (10.34%) Web Design
7 5 (8.62%) Data Management
7 5 (8.62%) Business Development
7 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
7 5 (8.62%) ETL
7 5 (8.62%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) Java
2 8 (13.79%) SQL
3 5 (8.62%) Python
3 5 (8.62%) XPath
3 5 (8.62%) R
3 5 (8.62%) Perl
3 5 (8.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Apache Flume
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Cognos
2 5 (8.62%) IBM
2 5 (8.62%) Informatica
2 5 (8.62%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
2 5 (8.62%) Netezza
2 5 (8.62%) Greenplum
2 5 (8.62%) Vertica
2 5 (8.62%) Talend
2 5 (8.62%) Teradata
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase
5 1 (1.72%) Apple