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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 38 67 42
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 67 45 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.79% 3.32% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 3.42% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 27
Average salary £64,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £39,250 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
1103 1314 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.33% 96.83% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 725 864 498
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 27 March 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 52 (42.98%) Finance
2 38 (31.40%) Enterprise Architecture
3 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (24.79%) TOGAF
5 28 (23.14%) Java
6 24 (19.83%) SQL Server
7 21 (17.36%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (16.53%) Degree
8 20 (16.53%) JavaScript
9 19 (15.70%) User Experience
10 18 (14.88%) Open Source
11 16 (13.22%) Spring
11 16 (13.22%) MVC
12 15 (12.40%) Banking
12 15 (12.40%) Web Services
12 15 (12.40%) Data Modelling
12 15 (12.40%) Technical Architecture
13 14 (11.57%) SOA
13 14 (11.57%) SQL
13 14 (11.57%) C#
13 14 (11.57%) Oracle
13 14 (11.57%) Zachman Framework
13 14 (11.57%) Hibernate
14 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
14 13 (10.74%) Data Architecture
14 13 (10.74%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (9.92%) .NET
16 11 (9.09%) Scrum
16 11 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (5.79%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.13%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.31%) MS Office
1 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.13%) SaaS
2 5 (4.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.65%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.83%) PaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Heroku
4 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) Internet
2 5 (4.13%) WAN
3 4 (3.31%) Firewall
4 2 (1.65%) MPLS
4 2 (1.65%) HTTP
4 2 (1.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.83%) LAN
5 1 (0.83%) DNS
5 1 (0.83%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.36%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.26%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.13%) Big Data
6 4 (3.31%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.31%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.65%) BODI
8 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.83%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.83%) Redis
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.65%) Maven
3 1 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.83%) MSTest
3 1 (0.83%) Moq
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) NUnit
General
1 52 (42.98%) Finance
2 15 (12.40%) Banking
3 9 (7.44%) Retail
4 6 (4.96%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.13%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.31%) Local Government
6 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.31%) Billing
7 3 (2.48%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.83%) Publishing
9 1 (0.83%) Games
9 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) Spring
2 15 (12.40%) Web Services
3 14 (11.57%) Hibernate
4 12 (9.92%) .NET
5 11 (9.09%) Java EE
6 9 (7.44%) HTML
7 8 (6.61%) SOAP
7 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.61%) jQuery
7 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (5.79%) Spring.NET
8 7 (5.79%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (5.79%) AngularJS
8 7 (5.79%) XML
8 7 (5.79%) Spring MVC
8 7 (5.79%) NHibernate
9 6 (4.96%) Middleware
9 6 (4.96%) XML Messaging
9 6 (4.96%) Apache CXF
10 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (15.70%) User Experience
3 18 (14.88%) Open Source
4 13 (10.74%) Computer Science
4 13 (10.74%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.79%) Data Integration
5 7 (5.79%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.79%) Physics
6 5 (4.13%) Derivative
6 5 (4.13%) Equities
7 3 (2.48%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.65%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.83%) CESG
9 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.83%) GIS
9 1 (0.83%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.79%) UNIX
2 3 (2.48%) Windows
3 2 (1.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.40%) Enterprise Architecture
2 32 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.79%) TOGAF
4 16 (13.22%) MVC
5 15 (12.40%) Data Modelling
5 15 (12.40%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (11.57%) Zachman Framework
6 14 (11.57%) SOA
7 13 (10.74%) Data Architecture
8 11 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.09%) Scrum
9 9 (7.44%) TDD
9 9 (7.44%) UX Design
9 9 (7.44%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.61%) Project Management
10 8 (6.61%) OOD
10 8 (6.61%) OO
10 8 (6.61%) ArchiMate
11 7 (5.79%) Software Architecture
11 7 (5.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.14%) Java
2 20 (16.53%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.57%) C#
3 14 (11.57%) SQL
4 6 (4.96%) Python
5 4 (3.31%) VBA
5 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.48%) C++
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (1.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Puppet
1 2 (1.65%) CFEngine
1 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (11.57%) Oracle
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.79%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.79%) IBM
4 4 (3.31%) SAP
5 2 (1.65%) Sybase
5 2 (1.65%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.65%) Google
6 1 (0.83%) Telelogic
6 1 (0.83%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) Juniper
6 1 (0.83%) BMC
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