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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 40 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 68 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.45% 2.76% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 2.87% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 21
Average salary £60,000 £48,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,783 £35,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
1174 1393 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.15% 96.27% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 784 905 551
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
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 21 April 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 51 (39.84%) Finance
2 37 (28.91%) Enterprise Architecture
3 30 (23.44%) TOGAF
4 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (18.75%) Java
6 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
7 21 (16.41%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (15.63%) JavaScript
8 20 (15.63%) Degree
9 19 (14.84%) User Experience
9 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
10 16 (12.50%) Open Source
10 16 (12.50%) MVC
11 15 (11.72%) Data Modelling
11 15 (11.72%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (11.72%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (10.94%) Project Management
12 14 (10.94%) TDD
12 14 (10.94%) Banking
13 13 (10.16%) SQL
13 13 (10.16%) Oracle
13 13 (10.16%) Spring
13 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
13 13 (10.16%) Data Architecture
14 12 (9.38%) Waterfall
14 12 (9.38%) .NET
14 12 (9.38%) C#
14 12 (9.38%) Web Services
15 11 (8.59%) Software Engineering

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (5.47%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Office
1 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) WAN
2 8 (6.25%) Internet
3 6 (4.69%) Firewall
4 4 (3.13%) Network Security
4 4 (3.13%) MPLS
5 3 (2.34%) LAN
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.56%) VPN
7 1 (0.78%) DNS
7 1 (0.78%) SSL
7 1 (0.78%) Wireless
7 1 (0.78%) HSRP
7 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.78%) WLAN
7 1 (0.78%) DHCP
7 1 (0.78%) BGP
7 1 (0.78%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.78%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.41%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.34%) Big Data
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.56%) BODI
8 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.78%) Redis
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.78%) OLAP
9 1 (0.78%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.78%) NUnit
2 1 (0.78%) MSTest
2 1 (0.78%) Moq
General
1 51 (39.84%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Banking
3 9 (7.03%) Retail
4 6 (4.69%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.13%) Billing
5 4 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.13%) Local Government
6 2 (1.56%) Law
6 2 (1.56%) Legal
6 2 (1.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Games
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.16%) Spring
2 12 (9.38%) .NET
2 12 (9.38%) Web Services
3 10 (7.81%) Hibernate
4 9 (7.03%) HTML
5 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.25%) jQuery
5 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (5.47%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (5.47%) Spring.NET
6 7 (5.47%) Spring MVC
6 7 (5.47%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.47%) XML
6 7 (5.47%) SOAP
6 7 (5.47%) Middleware
6 7 (5.47%) NHibernate
6 7 (5.47%) Java EE
7 6 (4.69%) XML Messaging
7 6 (4.69%) Apache CXF
8 2 (1.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.84%) User Experience
1 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.50%) Open Source
3 15 (11.72%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (10.16%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.47%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.47%) Physics
6 5 (3.91%) Equities
6 5 (3.91%) Derivative
6 5 (3.91%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.34%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.56%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.78%) Xbox
9 1 (0.78%) CESG
9 1 (0.78%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.25%) UNIX
2 3 (2.34%) Windows
2 3 (2.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.91%) Enterprise Architecture
2 30 (23.44%) TOGAF
3 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
4 16 (12.50%) MVC
5 15 (11.72%) Data Modelling
5 15 (11.72%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (10.94%) Project Management
6 14 (10.94%) TDD
7 13 (10.16%) Data Architecture
8 12 (9.38%) Waterfall
9 11 (8.59%) Software Engineering
10 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.03%) Scrum
11 9 (7.03%) SOA
11 9 (7.03%) UX Design
11 9 (7.03%) Test Management
12 8 (6.25%) OOD
12 8 (6.25%) OO
12 8 (6.25%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.75%) Java
2 20 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 13 (10.16%) SQL
4 12 (9.38%) C#
5 4 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.13%) VBA
5 4 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.78%) C++
6 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (15.63%) Degree
2 7 (5.47%) ISEB
3 5 (3.91%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.13%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) CISSP
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.78%) CCNP
5 1 (0.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.78%) QA
1 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 13 (10.16%) Oracle
2 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.47%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.69%) IBM
5 4 (3.13%) SAP
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco
6 2 (1.56%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.56%) F5
6 2 (1.56%) McAfee
7 1 (0.78%) VMware
7 1 (0.78%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.78%) Sybase
7 1 (0.78%) Juniper
7 1 (0.78%) BMC
7 1 (0.78%) Informatica
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