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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 151 154 129
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 15 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.19% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.24% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 19
Average salary £54,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.80% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,250 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £54,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.75% -0.90%
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
2790 2524 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.81% 80.20% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1602 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 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 24 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 +6 10 £75,000 +87.50% 2
Edinburgh -15 3 £49,000 -21.60%
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 20 (38.46%) SQL
2 19 (36.54%) Middleware
3 18 (34.62%) Oracle
4 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (26.92%) SOA
6 13 (25.00%) Java
7 12 (23.08%) Web Services
7 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 11 (21.15%) XML
8 11 (21.15%) HTML
8 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
8 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
8 11 (21.15%) Finance
9 10 (19.23%) Ant
9 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
9 10 (19.23%) SOAP
9 10 (19.23%) Python
9 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
9 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
9 10 (19.23%) Degree
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (19.23%) BPMN
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle Identity Management
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (17.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 9 (17.31%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (17.31%) XSLT
10 9 (17.31%) ITIL

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
2 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (13.46%) IIS
4 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.85%) JBoss
6 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.92%) CMS
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle ASCP
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.85%) Demantra
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 2 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.92%) SAN
4 1 (1.92%) Intranet
4 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.92%) MGW
4 1 (1.92%) NAS
4 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.92%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.92%) MPLS
4 1 (1.92%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Ant
2 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Legal
3 7 (13.46%) Law
4 5 (9.62%) Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.92%) Back Office
6 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Architect
2 9 (17.31%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (17.31%) Middleware Specialist
3 8 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Programmer
4 7 (13.46%) Head of Architecture
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Applications Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Programmer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Software Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) Middleware
2 12 (23.08%) Web Services
3 11 (21.15%) XML
3 11 (21.15%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) SOAP
5 9 (17.31%) CSS
5 9 (17.31%) XSLT
6 8 (15.38%) Ajax
6 8 (15.38%) .NET
6 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 8 (15.38%) LINQ
7 7 (13.46%) jQuery
7 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (5.77%) JSP
9 2 (3.85%) JMS
9 2 (3.85%) Java EE
9 2 (3.85%) REST
10 1 (1.92%) CSS3
10 1 (1.92%) WCF
10 1 (1.92%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.77%) Open Source
3 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) CMDB
4 1 (1.92%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Equities
4 1 (1.92%) Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) HPUX
2 1 (1.92%) Solaris
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) SOA
3 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
4 10 (19.23%) BPMN
5 9 (17.31%) ITIL
6 8 (15.38%) RAD
6 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.38%) People Management
7 7 (13.46%) Release Management
7 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
7 7 (13.46%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) Document Management
7 7 (13.46%) Change Management
8 6 (11.54%) Coaching
9 4 (7.69%) BPR
9 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.69%) Workflow
10 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) Java
3 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) Python
4 9 (17.31%) XQuery
4 9 (17.31%) Jython
4 9 (17.31%) PL/SQL
4 9 (17.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 8 (15.38%) VBScript
5 8 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (3.85%) C
7 1 (1.92%) R
7 1 (1.92%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.92%) OpenView
2 1 (1.92%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) Avaya
4 1 (1.92%) BMC
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday