The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 53 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 56 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.27% 4.11% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 4.35% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 9
Average salary £61,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £47,500 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1268 1034 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 94.52% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 747 675 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,675 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Architect Salary Trend in Glasgow

Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title.

1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 33 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 29 (26.36%) Java
4 24 (21.82%) Web Services
5 22 (20.00%) C#
5 22 (20.00%) SQL
5 22 (20.00%) Oracle
6 21 (19.09%) Data Modelling
7 20 (18.18%) Java EE
8 19 (17.27%) RDBMS
9 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
11 16 (14.55%) C++
11 16 (14.55%) Python
11 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
11 16 (14.55%) Google
11 16 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (14.55%) Google Compute Engine
11 16 (14.55%) NoSQL
12 15 (13.64%) Puppet
12 15 (13.64%) CFEngine
12 15 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
12 15 (13.64%) HTTP
12 15 (13.64%) ITIL
13 14 (12.73%) Sybase
14 12 (10.91%) Software Engineering
14 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (10.00%) Data Analysis
15 11 (10.00%) Analytics

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.36%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.45%) CMS
3 5 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.64%) SAS
5 3 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.73%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.91%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (14.55%) Google Compute Engine
2 9 (8.18%) OpenShift
2 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.18%) Heroku
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
3 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.64%) HTTP
2 7 (6.36%) Internet
3 5 (4.55%) Network Security
4 4 (3.64%) Intranet
5 2 (1.82%) WAN
6 1 (0.91%) AMQP
6 1 (0.91%) DNS
6 1 (0.91%) ATM
6 1 (0.91%) LAN
6 1 (0.91%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (17.27%) RDBMS
3 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
4 16 (14.55%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.64%) DataStage
7 4 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.64%) Big Data
7 4 (3.64%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.82%) OLAP
8 2 (1.82%) OLTP
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.91%) Redis
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (3.64%) Maven
4 1 (0.91%) LLBLGen Pro
4 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.91%) Ant
4 1 (0.91%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.91%) NetBeans
General
1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Banking
3 6 (5.45%) Publishing
4 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Marketing
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.82%) Web Services
2 20 (18.18%) Java EE
3 9 (8.18%) HTML
4 6 (5.45%) .NET
4 6 (5.45%) JSP
4 6 (5.45%) REST
5 5 (4.55%) Spring
5 5 (4.55%) SOAP
6 4 (3.64%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.73%) CSS3
7 3 (2.73%) HTML5
7 3 (2.73%) CSS
8 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.82%) JMS
8 2 (1.82%) jQuery
8 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.91%) Apache CXF
9 1 (0.91%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.64%) Handset
4 4 (3.64%) iPhone
5 3 (2.73%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.82%) Open Source
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.91%) Derivative
7 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.91%) IVR
7 1 (0.91%) Equities
7 1 (0.91%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.27%) Windows
2 5 (4.55%) Linux
2 5 (4.55%) UNIX
3 4 (3.64%) Android
3 4 (3.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.09%) Data Modelling
2 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (13.64%) ITIL
4 12 (10.91%) Software Engineering
4 12 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 11 (10.00%) Analytics
6 10 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 9 (8.18%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (8.18%) Automated Testing
8 8 (7.27%) SOA
9 7 (6.36%) Web Development
10 6 (5.45%) Scrum
11 5 (4.55%) SIEM
11 5 (4.55%) Security Architecture
11 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.55%) Information Security
11 5 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.36%) Java
2 22 (20.00%) C#
2 22 (20.00%) SQL
3 16 (14.55%) C++
3 16 (14.55%) Python
4 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.64%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.91%) VBScript
6 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (8.18%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) CCIE
2 7 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.82%) CISSP
3 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (8.18%) Docker
2 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) Puppet
1 15 (13.64%) CFEngine
1 15 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) Oracle
2 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.55%) Google
3 14 (12.73%) Sybase
4 8 (7.27%) Cisco
5 7 (6.36%) Juniper
5 7 (6.36%) VMware
6 5 (4.55%) SAP
6 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.64%) Ab Initio
7 4 (3.64%) Cognos
7 4 (3.64%) IBM
7 4 (3.64%) Informatica
7 4 (3.64%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (3.64%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.73%) Telelogic
9 1 (0.91%) F5
9 1 (0.91%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.91%) Genesys
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Car, bonus
Posted: 11 days ago