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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 58 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 42 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.53% 3.75% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 3.88% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 36
Average salary £55,500 £61,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £54,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,150 £66,700 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
1102 1365 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.68% 96.67% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 715 844 819
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (37.38%) Finance
2 26 (24.30%) Enterprise Architecture
3 25 (23.36%) TOGAF
4 21 (19.63%) Java
5 20 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (15.89%) Waterfall
8 16 (14.95%) Open Source
8 16 (14.95%) TDD
9 15 (14.02%) Degree
9 15 (14.02%) Oracle
9 15 (14.02%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (13.08%) User Experience
11 13 (12.15%) Project Management
11 13 (12.15%) JavaScript
11 13 (12.15%) Data Modelling
11 13 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (11.21%) ISEB
13 11 (10.28%) RAD
13 11 (10.28%) MVC
13 11 (10.28%) Analytics
14 10 (9.35%) Data Architecture
14 10 (9.35%) Data Management
14 10 (9.35%) Zachman Framework
14 10 (9.35%) ISTQB
14 10 (9.35%) SQL
14 10 (9.35%) ETL
15 9 (8.41%) WAN
15 9 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (8.41%) SQL Server

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (7.48%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.80%) Apache
2 3 (2.80%) SAS
2 3 (2.80%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.74%) SaaS
4 3 (2.80%) PaaS
4 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.80%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) WAN
2 7 (6.54%) Network Security
3 6 (5.61%) MPLS
4 4 (3.74%) Internet
5 3 (2.80%) LAN
5 3 (2.80%) Firewall
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.87%) VPN
7 1 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) SSL
7 1 (0.93%) ATM
7 1 (0.93%) WLAN
7 1 (0.93%) DHCP
7 1 (0.93%) HSRP
7 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.93%) Wireless
7 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.02%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.48%) Big Data
3 8 (7.48%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.61%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.80%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (2.80%) HBase
5 3 (2.80%) Mahout
5 3 (2.80%) Pentaho
5 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.80%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.80%) DB2
5 3 (2.80%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.80%) Sqoop
5 3 (2.80%) Triplestore
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 40 (37.38%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Banking
3 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.87%) Law
3 2 (1.87%) Local Government
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.41%) Spring
2 7 (6.54%) Hibernate
2 7 (6.54%) .NET
2 7 (6.54%) Java EE
3 6 (5.61%) Spring MVC
3 6 (5.61%) jQuery
4 5 (4.67%) Spring.NET
4 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (4.67%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (4.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.67%) HTML
4 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.67%) Web Services
4 5 (4.67%) NHibernate
5 3 (2.80%) Middleware
5 3 (2.80%) MLlib
6 2 (1.87%) JMS
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.08%) User Experience
3 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.67%) Physics
4 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.87%) GIS
5 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.67%) Linux
2 4 (3.74%) UNIX
3 2 (1.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) Enterprise Architecture
2 25 (23.36%) TOGAF
3 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.89%) Waterfall
5 16 (14.95%) Open Source
5 16 (14.95%) TDD
6 13 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (12.15%) Data Modelling
6 13 (12.15%) Project Management
7 11 (10.28%) RAD
7 11 (10.28%) MVC
7 11 (10.28%) Analytics
8 10 (9.35%) Data Architecture
8 10 (9.35%) Data Management
8 10 (9.35%) Zachman Framework
8 10 (9.35%) ETL
9 9 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.41%) Test Management
9 9 (8.41%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (7.48%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) Java
2 13 (12.15%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.35%) SQL
4 7 (6.54%) C#
5 5 (4.67%) Python
6 3 (2.80%) R
6 3 (2.80%) Perl
6 3 (2.80%) PHP
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Degree
2 12 (11.21%) ISEB
3 10 (9.35%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.87%) CISSP
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.93%) CCNP
5 1 (0.93%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Oracle
2 5 (4.67%) SAP
2 5 (4.67%) Informatica
3 4 (3.74%) Cisco
4 3 (2.80%) IBM
4 3 (2.80%) Teradata
4 3 (2.80%) Netezza
4 3 (2.80%) Greenplum
4 3 (2.80%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.80%) Cognos
4 3 (2.80%) Vertica
4 3 (2.80%) Talend
5 2 (1.87%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.87%) McAfee
5 2 (1.87%) F5
6 1 (0.93%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.93%) Sybase
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