Period
to 24 October 2020

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architect
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 143 124
Rank change year-on-year +77 -19 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 6 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.84% 0.27% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.28% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 9
Median annual salary £57,500 £39,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.44% -48.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £52,500 £37,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £80,375 £85,500 £87,250
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £68,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year -16.36% -8.33% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 690 2,120 2,400
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 94.56% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 511 1,211 1,481
Median annual salary £47,575 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.72% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Technical Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Edinburgh

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Architect in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Technical Architect in Edinburgh

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Architect in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in Edinburgh

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) Java

Technical Architect Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
2 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Scala