The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 30 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.12% 1.26% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.65% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -1.08%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 243 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 58.96% 76.42% 72.93%
Number of salaries quoted 104 181 168
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £73,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
Scotland

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Software Architecture
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Advertising
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) Project Planning
4 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) Web Development
5 7 (50.00%) SQLite
6 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (42.86%) WinForms
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) SOA
7 5 (35.71%) C#
8 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 1 (7.14%) C

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQLite
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (92.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Lead Web Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Lead Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) jQuery
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) WinForms
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (78.57%) Project Planning
4 7 (50.00%) Web Development
5 6 (42.86%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) C
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 23 days ago