The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 11 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.67% 1.75% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.78% 1.75% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.58%
Solutions Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
59 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 98.33% 100.00% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 37
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the West Lothian region.

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in West Lothian

Solutions Architect
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Livingston +5 4 £70,000 +7.69%
Solutions Architect
Scotland

Solutions Architect
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title 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 with Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Open Source
2 6 (66.67%) Data Management
2 6 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) COBIT
4 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title 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 with Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Open Source
2 6 (66.67%) Data Management
2 6 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) COBIT