Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 185 199
Rank change year-on-year -20 +14 -27
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 29 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.51% 0.63% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.69% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 26
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £41,762 £43,000 £36,875
90th Percentile £64,867 £86,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,309 4,799 5,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.98% 92.22% 92.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3,528 3,027 3,199
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.92% +3.28% -

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in Scotland

Technical Architecture
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 22 £60,000 +4.35% 5
Glasgow -19 11 £62,074 +7.02% 4
Technical Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
3 8 (27.59%) .NET
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
3 8 (27.59%) OOD
3 8 (27.59%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (27.59%) CQRS
3 8 (27.59%) Microservices
4 7 (24.14%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) Finance
5 6 (20.69%) Data Management
6 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) C
6 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) CMS
7 4 (13.79%) SFIA
7 4 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Kanban
8 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (10.34%) Ruby
8 3 (10.34%) Machine Learning

Technical Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (13.79%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) PVCS
3 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Technical Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Software Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Data Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Machine Learning Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
1 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
1 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) Middleware
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
3 8 (27.59%) CQRS
3 8 (27.59%) Microservices
3 8 (27.59%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) OOD
4 6 (20.69%) Data Management
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) SFIA
6 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
6 3 (10.34%) Kanban
6 3 (10.34%) Machine Learning
6 3 (10.34%) Prototyping
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
3 7 (24.14%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) C
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) Clojure
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby
6 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CISM
1 1 (3.45%) CISSP
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 1 (3.45%) PCI QSA
1 1 (3.45%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Apple
1 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) SAP