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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 63 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 44 54 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.55% 4.18% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 4.32% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 38
Average salary £51,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.60% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,989 £48,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
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
1136 1250 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.76% 96.75% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 743 785 822
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 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 (35.40%) Finance
2 25 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.12%) TOGAF
2 25 (22.12%) Enterprise Architecture
3 24 (21.24%) Java
4 18 (15.93%) Open Source
5 17 (15.04%) Waterfall
5 17 (15.04%) Degree
5 17 (15.04%) JavaScript
5 17 (15.04%) TDD
5 17 (15.04%) User Experience
5 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (13.27%) MVC
7 13 (11.50%) Project Management
7 13 (11.50%) Oracle
7 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
7 13 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (10.62%) ISEB
9 11 (9.73%) Data Modelling
9 11 (9.73%) WAN
9 11 (9.73%) Spring
10 10 (8.85%) Zachman Framework
10 10 (8.85%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (8.85%) ISTQB
10 10 (8.85%) .NET
10 10 (8.85%) C#
10 10 (8.85%) RAD
11 9 (7.96%) SQL
11 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.96%) Hibernate

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (7.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.77%) Apache
2 2 (1.77%) SAS
2 2 (1.77%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) SPSS
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.42%) SaaS
4 3 (2.65%) PaaS
5 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.77%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) WAN
2 7 (6.19%) Network Security
3 6 (5.31%) MPLS
4 5 (4.42%) Internet
5 4 (3.54%) Firewall
6 3 (2.65%) LAN
7 2 (1.77%) VPN
7 2 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.88%) HSRP
8 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.88%) Wireless
8 1 (0.88%) BGP
8 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.88%) DNS
8 1 (0.88%) SSL
8 1 (0.88%) ATM
8 1 (0.88%) WLAN
8 1 (0.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.96%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.19%) Big Data
4 6 (5.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.65%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.77%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.77%) Triplestore
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.77%) Mahout
7 2 (1.77%) DB2
7 2 (1.77%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.77%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.77%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.77%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.88%) Maven
General
1 40 (35.40%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Banking
3 4 (3.54%) Local Government
4 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.77%) Retail
5 2 (1.77%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Publishing
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.73%) Spring
2 10 (8.85%) .NET
3 9 (7.96%) Hibernate
4 8 (7.08%) Java EE
5 7 (6.19%) Spring MVC
5 7 (6.19%) jQuery
5 7 (6.19%) Spring.NET
5 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (6.19%) Castle Windsor
5 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.19%) HTML
5 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET
5 7 (6.19%) NHibernate
6 6 (5.31%) Web Services
7 3 (2.65%) Middleware
8 2 (1.77%) JMS
8 2 (1.77%) MLlib
9 1 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) User Experience
1 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.19%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.19%) Physics
3 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) Xbox
5 1 (0.88%) GIS
5 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.88%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.54%) UNIX
1 4 (3.54%) Linux
2 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (22.12%) TOGAF
1 25 (22.12%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (15.93%) Open Source
3 17 (15.04%) Waterfall
3 17 (15.04%) TDD
4 15 (13.27%) MVC
5 13 (11.50%) Project Management
6 11 (9.73%) Data Modelling
7 10 (8.85%) RAD
7 10 (8.85%) Zachman Framework
7 10 (8.85%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (7.96%) Test Management
8 9 (7.96%) Analytics
8 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.08%) ETL
9 8 (7.08%) Data Architecture
9 8 (7.08%) UX Design
9 8 (7.08%) ArchiMate
10 7 (6.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.24%) Java
2 17 (15.04%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.85%) C#
4 9 (7.96%) SQL
5 5 (4.42%) Python
6 2 (1.77%) R
6 2 (1.77%) Perl
6 2 (1.77%) PHP
6 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) Degree
2 12 (10.62%) ISEB
3 10 (8.85%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.77%) CISSP
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.88%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.88%) CCNP
5 1 (0.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.77%) QA
1 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) Oracle
2 5 (4.42%) SAP
3 4 (3.54%) Cisco
3 4 (3.54%) Informatica
3 4 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.77%) McAfee
4 2 (1.77%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.77%) Teradata
4 2 (1.77%) Netezza
4 2 (1.77%) Greenplum
4 2 (1.77%) IBM
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.77%) Cognos
4 2 (1.77%) F5
4 2 (1.77%) Vertica
4 2 (1.77%) Talend
5 1 (0.88%) Sybase
5 1 (0.88%) Juniper
5 1 (0.88%) Riverbed
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