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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 32 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 76 61 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.88% 4.70% 6.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.16% 4.84% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54 42 31
Average salary £64,500 £66,750 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +18.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,350 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £68,000
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
1061 1260 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.11% 97.00% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 704 818 471
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 5 March 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 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 (39.39%) Finance
2 40 (30.30%) Enterprise Architecture
3 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (28.79%) Java
4 35 (26.52%) TOGAF
5 25 (18.94%) Degree
6 23 (17.42%) SQL Server
6 23 (17.42%) Web Services
7 22 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 21 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (15.15%) SOA
9 20 (15.15%) Spring
10 19 (14.39%) Java EE
10 19 (14.39%) Data Modelling
10 19 (14.39%) Hibernate
11 18 (13.64%) Banking
11 18 (13.64%) SQL
11 18 (13.64%) Open Source
12 17 (12.88%) Technical Architecture
13 16 (12.12%) C#
13 16 (12.12%) Oracle
13 16 (12.12%) MVC
13 16 (12.12%) User Experience
14 15 (11.36%) Computer Science
15 14 (10.61%) Relational Database
16 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (9.09%) Data Architecture
16 12 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
17 11 (8.33%) Scrum

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 10 (7.58%) CMS
2 7 (5.30%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.55%) Google Compute Engine
2 6 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.79%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.79%) SaaS
4 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.52%) Heroku
5 2 (1.52%) PaaS
5 2 (1.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) Internet
2 6 (4.55%) WAN
3 5 (3.79%) HTTP
4 4 (3.03%) Firewall
5 2 (1.52%) Intranet
5 2 (1.52%) MPLS
6 1 (0.76%) BGP
6 1 (0.76%) DNS
6 1 (0.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (10.61%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.58%) Big Data
5 7 (5.30%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.03%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.52%) OLTP
8 2 (1.52%) OLAP
8 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.52%) BODI
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Maven
2 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.76%) MSTest
3 1 (0.76%) Moq
3 1 (0.76%) LLBLGen Pro
3 1 (0.76%) NUnit
3 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (39.39%) Finance
2 18 (13.64%) Banking
3 8 (6.06%) Retail
4 6 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.03%) Billing
5 4 (3.03%) Local Government
6 3 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.52%) Games
8 1 (0.76%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Publishing
8 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.42%) Web Services
2 20 (15.15%) Spring
3 19 (14.39%) Java EE
3 19 (14.39%) Hibernate
4 11 (8.33%) HTML
4 11 (8.33%) .NET
5 10 (7.58%) SOAP
6 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.06%) Middleware
7 8 (6.06%) XML
7 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (6.06%) jQuery
8 7 (5.30%) Spring MVC
8 7 (5.30%) Spring.NET
8 7 (5.30%) Apache CXF
8 7 (5.30%) NHibernate
8 7 (5.30%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (5.30%) AngularJS
8 7 (5.30%) XML Messaging
9 3 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.64%) Open Source
3 16 (12.12%) User Experience
4 15 (11.36%) Computer Science
5 11 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (5.30%) Data Integration
6 7 (5.30%) Mathematics
6 7 (5.30%) Physics
7 6 (4.55%) Equities
7 6 (4.55%) Derivative
8 3 (2.27%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.52%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.76%) Online Games
10 1 (0.76%) Blog
10 1 (0.76%) Xbox
10 1 (0.76%) CESG
10 1 (0.76%) GIS
10 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.30%) UNIX
2 3 (2.27%) Windows
2 3 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.30%) Enterprise Architecture
2 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (26.52%) TOGAF
4 20 (15.15%) SOA
5 19 (14.39%) Data Modelling
6 17 (12.88%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (12.12%) MVC
8 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.09%) Data Architecture
8 12 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
9 11 (8.33%) Scrum
9 11 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.82%) TDD
11 8 (6.06%) OOD
11 8 (6.06%) OO
11 8 (6.06%) Project Management
11 8 (6.06%) UX Design
11 8 (6.06%) DevOps
12 7 (5.30%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.79%) Java
2 22 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.64%) SQL
4 16 (12.12%) C#
5 9 (6.82%) Python
6 6 (4.55%) C++
7 4 (3.03%) VBA
7 4 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.76%) Jython
8 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (18.94%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (1.52%) ISEB
3 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.55%) CFEngine
1 6 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Oracle
2 9 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.06%) IBM
4 7 (5.30%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.55%) Google
6 5 (3.79%) Sybase
7 4 (3.03%) SAP
8 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.52%) VMware
9 1 (0.76%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.76%) F5
9 1 (0.76%) Telelogic
9 1 (0.76%) EMC
9 1 (0.76%) Juniper
9 1 (0.76%) BMC
9 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.76%) Cisco
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