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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 133 141 140
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 29 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 1.03% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.23% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 10
Average salary £52,133 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,700 £62,500 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
2768 3174 2624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.54% 83.90% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2145 1681
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -5 13 £52,133 +30.33% 1
Edinburgh -4 8 £61,500 +36.66% 2
Stirling -3 3 £34,500 -
Technical Architecture
UK

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 26 (53.06%) SOA
2 25 (51.02%) XML
3 21 (42.86%) Middleware
4 20 (40.82%) Oracle
5 19 (38.78%) Java
6 18 (36.73%) Web Services
7 17 (34.69%) Finance
8 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 14 (28.57%) XSLT
10 13 (26.53%) Oracle Database
11 12 (24.49%) Oracle Service Bus
11 12 (24.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (24.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (24.49%) Oracle Fusion
11 12 (24.49%) WebCenter
11 12 (24.49%) WebLogic
11 12 (24.49%) ERP
11 12 (24.49%) BPEL
12 11 (22.45%) Degree
13 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
14 9 (18.37%) Internet
15 8 (16.33%) XML Schema
15 8 (16.33%) XForms
15 8 (16.33%) Project Management
15 8 (16.33%) Use Case
15 8 (16.33%) Data Integration
15 8 (16.33%) XPath
16 7 (14.29%) Line Management
16 7 (14.29%) iPad

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 12 (24.49%) WebLogic
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle Service Bus
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) WAN
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) MPLS
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) Network Security
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) Oracle Database
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) HBase
4 1 (2.04%) Mahout
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.04%) Maven
1 1 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Local Government
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Architect
2 15 (30.61%) Consultant
3 11 (22.45%) Technical Architect
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) SOA Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Oracle Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Designer
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 5 (10.20%) SOA Developer
6 5 (10.20%) SOA Designer
7 4 (8.16%) AWS Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Director
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) XML
2 21 (42.86%) Middleware
3 18 (36.73%) Web Services
4 14 (28.57%) XSLT
5 12 (24.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 12 (24.49%) WebCenter
6 8 (16.33%) XML Schema
6 8 (16.33%) XForms
7 7 (14.29%) Spring
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle ADF
8 6 (12.24%) J2EE
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.04%) .NET
9 1 (2.04%) JMS
9 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.04%) WinForms
9 1 (2.04%) Java EE
9 1 (2.04%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Data Integration
2 7 (14.29%) iPad
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) NHS
5 2 (4.08%) Replication
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Streaming Media
6 1 (2.04%) Blog
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) SOA
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 12 (24.49%) ERP
4 12 (24.49%) BPEL
5 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
6 8 (16.33%) Project Management
6 8 (16.33%) Use Case
7 7 (14.29%) Content Management
7 7 (14.29%) Line Management
7 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 7 (14.29%) DSDM
8 6 (12.24%) Project Planning
8 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.20%) Analytics
9 5 (10.20%) Data Management
10 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.16%) Product Management
11 3 (6.12%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Java
2 8 (16.33%) XPath
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) CCIE
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.04%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) IBM
2 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) Teradata
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Netezza
5 1 (2.04%) Greenplum
5 1 (2.04%) Vertica
5 1 (2.04%) Talend
5 1 (2.04%) Apple
5 1 (2.04%) Informatica
5 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
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