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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 41 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 66 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.98% 4.82% 6.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.27% 4.98% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 35
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
1053 1165 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.38% 96.84% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 697 727 585
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 45 (36.89%) Finance
2 36 (29.51%) Java
3 35 (28.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 31 (25.41%) Web Services
5 28 (22.95%) TOGAF
6 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (17.21%) Data Modelling
7 21 (17.21%) Degree
8 20 (16.39%) Java EE
8 20 (16.39%) SQL
8 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
9 19 (15.57%) Relational Database
10 18 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (14.75%) Oracle
10 18 (14.75%) C#
10 18 (14.75%) SOA
11 17 (13.93%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (13.11%) Banking
13 15 (12.30%) Spring
13 15 (12.30%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (12.30%) NoSQL
14 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (11.48%) Hibernate
14 14 (11.48%) Python
15 13 (10.66%) C++
15 13 (10.66%) Google Cloud Platform
15 13 (10.66%) Google Compute Engine
15 13 (10.66%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (10.66%) Puppet

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 10 (8.20%) CMS
2 5 (4.10%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.10%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (4.10%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.30%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.66%) Google Compute Engine
2 13 (10.66%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (4.10%) SaaS
3 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.28%) Heroku
4 4 (3.28%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.84%) HTTP
2 9 (7.38%) Internet
3 3 (2.46%) Firewall
3 3 (2.46%) Intranet
3 3 (2.46%) WAN
4 1 (0.82%) LAN
4 1 (0.82%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.57%) Relational Database
3 16 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (12.30%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.84%) RDBMS
6 9 (7.38%) Big Data
7 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.28%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.46%) OLTP
9 3 (2.46%) OLAP
9 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.46%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (1.64%) Redis
10 2 (1.64%) BODI
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Maven
2 4 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.82%) NUnit
3 1 (0.82%) MSTest
3 1 (0.82%) Moq
3 1 (0.82%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 45 (36.89%) Finance
2 16 (13.11%) Banking
3 8 (6.56%) Retail
4 6 (4.92%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.92%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.28%) Billing
5 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.46%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.64%) Games
7 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.82%) Publishing
8 1 (0.82%) Back Office
8 1 (0.82%) Legal
8 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.41%) Web Services
2 20 (16.39%) Java EE
3 15 (12.30%) Spring
4 14 (11.48%) Hibernate
5 11 (9.02%) SOAP
6 8 (6.56%) XML
6 8 (6.56%) HTML
6 8 (6.56%) Middleware
7 7 (5.74%) XML Messaging
7 7 (5.74%) Apache CXF
8 6 (4.92%) .NET
9 5 (4.10%) JSP
9 5 (4.10%) REST
10 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.46%) JMS
11 3 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.64%) Castle Windsor
12 2 (1.64%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.64%) NHibernate
12 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.02%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.20%) Open Source
4 9 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.74%) Data Integration
6 6 (4.92%) User Experience
6 6 (4.92%) Equities
6 6 (4.92%) Derivative
7 3 (2.46%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.64%) Physics
8 2 (1.64%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.82%) Blog
9 1 (0.82%) Online Games
9 1 (0.82%) Xbox
9 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.82%) IVR
9 1 (0.82%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.74%) UNIX
2 3 (2.46%) Windows
2 3 (2.46%) Linux
3 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.69%) Enterprise Architecture
2 28 (22.95%) TOGAF
3 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (17.21%) Data Modelling
5 18 (14.75%) SOA
5 18 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (13.93%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (9.84%) Zachman Framework
7 12 (9.84%) Data Architecture
8 10 (8.20%) Automated Testing
9 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.56%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.56%) DevOps
11 7 (5.74%) Project Management
12 6 (4.92%) Change Management
12 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.92%) Scrum
12 6 (4.92%) MVC
13 5 (4.10%) Wealth Management
13 5 (4.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.51%) Java
2 20 (16.39%) SQL
3 18 (14.75%) C#
4 14 (11.48%) Python
5 13 (10.66%) C++
6 11 (9.02%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.28%) VBA
8 1 (0.82%) C
8 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.82%) Jython
Qualifications
1 21 (17.21%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) Puppet
1 13 (10.66%) CFEngine
1 13 (10.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (14.75%) Oracle
2 13 (10.66%) Google
3 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.38%) Sybase
5 8 (6.56%) IBM
6 7 (5.74%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.64%) Telelogic
7 2 (1.64%) VMware
7 2 (1.64%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.64%) SAP
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco
8 1 (0.82%) EMC
8 1 (0.82%) Juniper
8 1 (0.82%) Genesys
8 1 (0.82%) BMC
8 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.82%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.82%) F5
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