The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 62 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 53 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.79% 3.96% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 4.14% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 11
Average salary £61,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1349 1160 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.56% 95.63% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 833 794 547
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Scotland

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 30 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 34 (36.17%) Finance
2 20 (21.28%) Oracle
2 20 (21.28%) Relational Database
3 19 (20.21%) ITIL
4 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
4 18 (19.15%) Data Modelling
5 17 (18.09%) C#
6 16 (17.02%) Java
6 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
7 15 (15.96%) SQL
8 11 (11.70%) VMware
8 11 (11.70%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (10.64%) C++
9 10 (10.64%) Windows
9 10 (10.64%) RDBMS
10 9 (9.57%) Linux
10 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
10 9 (9.57%) Java EE
10 9 (9.57%) Data Analysis
10 9 (9.57%) Analytics
10 9 (9.57%) Jenkins
11 8 (8.51%) Web Services
11 8 (8.51%) Sybase
11 8 (8.51%) Cisco
11 8 (8.51%) Python
11 8 (8.51%) SOA
12 7 (7.45%) CCIE
12 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (5.32%) CMS
2 4 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (4.26%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.26%) SAS
3 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (1.06%) Mule
5 1 (1.06%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Google Compute Engine
1 7 (7.45%) OpenShift
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.45%) Heroku
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) HTTP
2 5 (5.32%) Internet
2 5 (5.32%) Network Security
3 3 (3.19%) Intranet
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) ATM
4 1 (1.06%) VoIP
4 1 (1.06%) Firewall
4 1 (1.06%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) Relational Database
2 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.64%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.26%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (4.26%) MySQL
6 4 (4.26%) DataStage
6 4 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.19%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (3.19%) ERwin
4 2 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.06%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.06%) Ant
5 1 (1.06%) JUnit
5 1 (1.06%) NetBeans
General
1 34 (36.17%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Publishing
3 5 (5.32%) Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) Java EE
2 8 (8.51%) Web Services
3 7 (7.45%) .NET
4 5 (5.32%) HTML
5 4 (4.26%) CSS3
5 4 (4.26%) Middleware
5 4 (4.26%) CSS
6 3 (3.19%) XML
6 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (3.19%) HTML5
6 3 (3.19%) jQuery
7 2 (2.13%) Spring
7 2 (2.13%) JSF
7 2 (2.13%) REST
7 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.13%) JSP
7 2 (2.13%) SOAP
7 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.26%) iPhone
3 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.26%) Handset
4 3 (3.19%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.19%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.19%) Derivative
5 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.06%) DTV
5 1 (1.06%) Open Source
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Windows
2 9 (9.57%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) UNIX
4 4 (4.26%) Android
4 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.21%) ITIL
2 18 (19.15%) Data Modelling
3 11 (11.70%) Software Engineering
4 10 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (9.57%) Data Analysis
5 9 (9.57%) Analytics
6 8 (8.51%) SOA
7 7 (7.45%) OO
7 7 (7.45%) Scrum
8 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.32%) Information Security
8 5 (5.32%) MVC
8 5 (5.32%) Data Security
8 5 (5.32%) SIEM
8 5 (5.32%) Security Architecture
8 5 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.32%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.26%) Data Management
9 4 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.09%) C#
2 16 (17.02%) Java
3 15 (15.96%) SQL
4 10 (10.64%) C++
5 8 (8.51%) Python
6 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.19%) VB
7 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.06%) PHP
8 1 (1.06%) VBScript
8 1 (1.06%) Jython
8 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) CCIE
1 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.19%) Degree
3 2 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (1.06%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.45%) Docker
3 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Puppet
1 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.38%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) Oracle
2 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.70%) VMware
4 8 (8.51%) Sybase
4 8 (8.51%) Cisco
5 7 (7.45%) Juniper
5 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.45%) Google
6 5 (5.32%) SAP
7 4 (4.26%) Sitecore
7 4 (4.26%) Ab Initio
7 4 (4.26%) Business Objects
7 4 (4.26%) Cognos
7 4 (4.26%) Informatica
7 4 (4.26%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.13%) Telelogic
8 2 (2.13%) JBoss
8 2 (2.13%) IBM
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