Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 179 191
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 48 51 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.90% 0.92% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.00% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 47 33 18
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £57,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.96% -9.80% +22.28%
10th Percentile £40,765 £36,400 £40,000
90th Percentile £64,867 £70,000 £93,625
UK median annual salary £66,000 £62,500 £68,500
% change year-on-year +5.60% -8.76% +9.60%

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 4,971 5,100 4,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.00% 92.21% 92.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,239 3,251 2,901
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +9 30 £45,000 -21.74% 7
Glasgow +6 25 £42,000 -20.00% 3
Stirling - 1 - -
Technical Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 15 (31.25%) IT Strategy
5 11 (22.92%) TOGAF
6 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 8 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (16.67%) Matrix Management
7 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 8 (16.67%) ArchiMate
8 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.58%) Finance
8 7 (14.58%) Java
8 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
9 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 6 (12.50%) CSS
9 6 (12.50%) C#
9 6 (12.50%) .NET
9 6 (12.50%) Linux
9 6 (12.50%) MVC
9 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Data Management
9 6 (12.50%) Prototyping
10 5 (10.42%) Public Cloud
10 5 (10.42%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (10.42%) Marketing
10 5 (10.42%) Open Source
10 5 (10.42%) CMS
11 4 (8.33%) HTML
11 4 (8.33%) C

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 5 (10.42%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) IaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.08%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) MPLS
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) PVCS
3 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Architect
2 8 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 8 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Business Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Machine Learning Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Head of Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Lead Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Software Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
1 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (8.33%) CSS3
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) HTML5
3 3 (6.25%) Middleware
4 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Public Cloud
2 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 4 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 15 (31.25%) IT Strategy
5 11 (22.92%) TOGAF
6 8 (16.67%) ArchiMate
6 8 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 8 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.50%) Data Management
8 6 (12.50%) MVC
8 6 (12.50%) Prototyping
8 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (10.42%) Open Source
10 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
10 4 (8.33%) Data Architecture
10 4 (8.33%) Machine Learning
10 4 (8.33%) Master Data Management
10 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.58%) Java
3 6 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) C
5 3 (6.25%) Clojure
5 3 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) SQL
6 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.08%) CISM
3 1 (2.08%) CISSP
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (2.08%) PCI QSA
3 1 (2.08%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Apple
1 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco
1 1 (2.08%) IBM
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle
1 1 (2.08%) SAP
1 1 (2.08%) VMware