The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Software Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 95 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 8 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.22% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.24% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 20
Median salary £56,250 - £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  

Software Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1046 1226 1206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.23% 91.02% 89.27%
Number of salaries quoted 680 828 709
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Edinburgh

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Edinburgh

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Domain Models
7 3 (20.00%) RichFaces
7 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (20.00%) JSF
7 3 (20.00%) BPMN
7 3 (20.00%) JPA
7 3 (20.00%) Apache OpenJPA
7 3 (20.00%) Use Case
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) UML
7 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) SOA
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Apache OpenJPA
4 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (20.00%) JPA
4 3 (20.00%) JSF
4 3 (20.00%) RichFaces
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) CGI
5 2 (13.33%) React
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Domain Models
6 3 (20.00%) BPMN
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (20.00%) UML
6 3 (20.00%) Use Case
7 2 (13.33%) Release Management
7 2 (13.33%) Wireframes
8 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) SOLID
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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