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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 40 62 36
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 55 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.36% 3.48% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.62% 3.64% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 32
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £69,800
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
979 1100 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.33% 95.74% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 662 666 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 46 (40.35%) Finance
2 34 (29.82%) Java
3 31 (27.19%) Web Services
4 30 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 28 (24.56%) SQL
5 28 (24.56%) Data Modelling
5 28 (24.56%) Relational Database
6 22 (19.30%) Oracle
7 21 (18.42%) SQL Server
7 21 (18.42%) TOGAF
7 21 (18.42%) Java EE
8 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (15.79%) C#
9 18 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (15.79%) SOA
9 18 (15.79%) RDBMS
9 18 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
9 18 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
11 16 (14.04%) Banking
11 16 (14.04%) Degree
11 16 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (14.04%) NoSQL
11 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (13.16%) C++
12 15 (13.16%) Python
12 15 (13.16%) Google
12 15 (13.16%) Puppet
12 15 (13.16%) CFEngine
12 15 (13.16%) Opscode Chef

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (8.77%) CMS
2 5 (4.39%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.39%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.51%) SAS
4 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.16%) Google Compute Engine
2 15 (13.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.26%) Heroku
4 6 (5.26%) OpenShift
5 4 (3.51%) SaaS
6 2 (1.75%) PaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.28%) HTTP
2 8 (7.02%) Internet
3 3 (2.63%) Intranet
4 2 (1.75%) WAN
4 2 (1.75%) Firewall
5 1 (0.88%) Network Security
5 1 (0.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.56%) Relational Database
2 21 (18.42%) SQL Server
3 18 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (15.79%) RDBMS
4 16 (14.04%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.02%) Big Data
6 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.51%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.51%) DataStage
8 3 (2.63%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.63%) OLTP
8 3 (2.63%) OLAP
8 3 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.75%) BODI
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Maven
2 6 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.88%) NUnit
3 1 (0.88%) MSTest
3 1 (0.88%) Moq
3 1 (0.88%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 46 (40.35%) Finance
2 16 (14.04%) Banking
3 6 (5.26%) Retail
3 6 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 6 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.63%) Billing
6 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.19%) Web Services
2 21 (18.42%) Java EE
3 12 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 12 (10.53%) Spring
4 11 (9.65%) SOAP
5 8 (7.02%) XML
5 8 (7.02%) Middleware
6 7 (6.14%) XML Messaging
6 7 (6.14%) Apache CXF
7 6 (5.26%) HTML
8 5 (4.39%) JSP
8 5 (4.39%) REST
9 4 (3.51%) .NET
10 3 (2.63%) JMS
11 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.75%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (0.88%) iBATIS
12 1 (0.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.77%) Data Integration
3 9 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.14%) Open Source
5 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.26%) Equities
6 6 (5.26%) Derivative
7 3 (2.63%) User Experience
8 2 (1.75%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.88%) DTV
9 1 (0.88%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.88%) IVR
9 1 (0.88%) CESG
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.88%) Blog
9 1 (0.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) UNIX
2 4 (3.51%) Windows
3 3 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
2 28 (24.56%) Data Modelling
3 21 (18.42%) TOGAF
4 20 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (15.79%) SOA
5 18 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.65%) Zachman Framework
8 10 (8.77%) Automated Testing
9 9 (7.89%) Data Architecture
9 9 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.02%) Data Analysis
10 8 (7.02%) Analytics
10 8 (7.02%) DevOps
11 7 (6.14%) Project Management
11 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.26%) Change Management
13 5 (4.39%) Web Development
13 5 (4.39%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.82%) Java
2 28 (24.56%) SQL
3 18 (15.79%) C#
4 15 (13.16%) C++
4 15 (13.16%) Python
5 8 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.14%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.63%) VBA
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.88%) Jython
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (13.16%) Puppet
1 15 (13.16%) CFEngine
1 15 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (19.30%) Oracle
2 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
3 15 (13.16%) Google
4 11 (9.65%) Sybase
5 8 (7.02%) IBM
6 6 (5.26%) Business Objects
7 5 (4.39%) SAP
8 4 (3.51%) Cognos
8 4 (3.51%) Ab Initio
8 4 (3.51%) Informatica
8 4 (3.51%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.75%) Telelogic
11 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.88%) VMware
11 1 (0.88%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.88%) F5
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco
11 1 (0.88%) EMC
11 1 (0.88%) Genesys
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, health cover, holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + pension, share options, medical etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 30% Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 30% Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago