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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 54 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 46 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.88% 3.49% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 3.60% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 21
Average salary £56,000 £56,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.88% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,913 £38,250 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +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
1089 1279 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.74% 96.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 716 817 656
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 44 (35.77%) Finance
2 30 (24.39%) TOGAF
3 29 (23.58%) Enterprise Architecture
4 26 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (18.70%) Java
6 19 (15.45%) Degree
6 19 (15.45%) User Experience
6 19 (15.45%) JavaScript
7 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
8 17 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (13.01%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (13.01%) TDD
9 16 (13.01%) MVC
10 15 (12.20%) Oracle
10 15 (12.20%) Open Source
10 15 (12.20%) Waterfall
11 14 (11.38%) Zachman Framework
12 13 (10.57%) Spring
13 12 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (9.76%) Project Management
13 12 (9.76%) Data Modelling
14 11 (8.94%) WAN
14 11 (8.94%) .NET
14 11 (8.94%) C#
14 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (8.94%) Test Management
14 11 (8.94%) Data Architecture
15 10 (8.13%) Technical Architecture
15 10 (8.13%) ISEB
16 9 (7.32%) UNIX

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (5.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.81%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Office
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
4 1 (0.81%) IaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.94%) WAN
2 6 (4.88%) Internet
2 6 (4.88%) MPLS
2 6 (4.88%) Firewall
2 6 (4.88%) Network Security
3 3 (2.44%) LAN
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.63%) VPN
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) SSL
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
5 1 (0.81%) HSRP
5 1 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.81%) WLAN
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) BGP
5 1 (0.81%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.81%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.01%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.07%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.25%) Big Data
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.63%) BODI
8 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.81%) Redis
9 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.81%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) NUnit
2 1 (0.81%) Maven
2 1 (0.81%) MSTest
2 1 (0.81%) Moq
General
1 44 (35.77%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Retail
4 4 (3.25%) Billing
4 4 (3.25%) Local Government
4 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.63%) Publishing
5 2 (1.63%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Law
5 2 (1.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.57%) Spring
2 11 (8.94%) .NET
3 9 (7.32%) Hibernate
4 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
4 8 (6.50%) HTML
4 8 (6.50%) Java EE
4 8 (6.50%) jQuery
4 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (5.69%) Castle Windsor
5 7 (5.69%) AngularJS
5 7 (5.69%) Spring.NET
5 7 (5.69%) Spring MVC
5 7 (5.69%) NHibernate
6 5 (4.07%) Web Services
7 2 (1.63%) JMS
7 2 (1.63%) Middleware
8 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.81%) CSS
8 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) User Experience
2 17 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.69%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.69%) Physics
4 7 (5.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.44%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.63%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) Xbox
7 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.81%) GIS
7 1 (0.81%) CESG
7 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) UNIX
2 4 (3.25%) Linux
3 3 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.39%) TOGAF
2 29 (23.58%) Enterprise Architecture
3 26 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.01%) TDD
4 16 (13.01%) MVC
5 15 (12.20%) Open Source
5 15 (12.20%) Waterfall
6 14 (11.38%) Zachman Framework
7 12 (9.76%) Data Modelling
7 12 (9.76%) Project Management
8 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (8.94%) Data Architecture
8 11 (8.94%) Test Management
9 10 (8.13%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (7.32%) UX Design
10 9 (7.32%) Analytics
11 8 (6.50%) ArchiMate
11 8 (6.50%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.50%) OOD
11 8 (6.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.70%) Java
2 19 (15.45%) JavaScript
3 11 (8.94%) C#
4 8 (6.50%) SQL
5 4 (3.25%) VBA
5 4 (3.25%) Python
5 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) Degree
2 10 (8.13%) ISEB
3 8 (6.50%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.25%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (1.63%) CISSP
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.81%) CCNP
6 1 (0.81%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (12.20%) Oracle
2 7 (5.69%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.25%) SAP
3 4 (3.25%) Cisco
4 3 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.63%) Informatica
5 2 (1.63%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.63%) McAfee
5 2 (1.63%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.63%) F5
6 1 (0.81%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.81%) Juniper
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Sybase
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