The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 59 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 53 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.75% 3.76% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 3.93% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 11
Average salary £62,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,900 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1368 1195 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.68% 95.52% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 844 823 566
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Scotland

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 25 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 34 (35.42%) Finance
2 22 (22.92%) ITIL
3 20 (20.83%) Oracle
3 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
4 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 18 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
5 17 (17.71%) Java
5 17 (17.71%) C#
6 15 (15.63%) SQL
7 13 (13.54%) VMware
7 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (11.46%) Windows
8 11 (11.46%) Linux
8 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (10.42%) C++
9 10 (10.42%) RDBMS
10 9 (9.38%) Cisco
10 9 (9.38%) Red Hat
10 9 (9.38%) Python
10 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
10 9 (9.38%) Java EE
10 9 (9.38%) Data Analysis
10 9 (9.38%) Analytics
10 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
11 8 (8.33%) SOA
11 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (8.33%) Juniper
11 8 (8.33%) CCIE

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (5.21%) CMS
2 4 (4.17%) Umbraco
2 4 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (4.17%) SAS
3 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.08%) SugarCRM
4 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (1.04%) Mule
5 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.29%) Heroku
1 7 (7.29%) OpenShift
1 7 (7.29%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) HTTP
2 5 (5.21%) Internet
2 5 (5.21%) Network Security
3 3 (3.13%) Intranet
4 1 (1.04%) AMQP
4 1 (1.04%) Firewall
4 1 (1.04%) DNS
4 1 (1.04%) ATM
4 1 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.42%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.17%) DataStage
6 4 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (4.17%) MySQL
7 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.04%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.13%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (3.13%) ERwin
4 2 (2.08%) Maven
5 1 (1.04%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.04%) Ant
5 1 (1.04%) JUnit
5 1 (1.04%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (35.42%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Publishing
3 5 (5.21%) Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) Java EE
2 8 (8.33%) Web Services
3 7 (7.29%) .NET
4 5 (5.21%) Middleware
4 5 (5.21%) HTML
5 4 (4.17%) CSS3
5 4 (4.17%) CSS
6 3 (3.13%) XML
6 3 (3.13%) jQuery
6 3 (3.13%) HTML5
6 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.08%) REST
7 2 (2.08%) Spring
7 2 (2.08%) JSF
7 2 (2.08%) JSP
7 2 (2.08%) SOAP
7 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.04%) LAMP
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.17%) Handset
3 4 (4.17%) iPhone
4 3 (3.13%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.13%) Derivative
4 3 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.08%) Open Source
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) DTV
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Windows
1 11 (11.46%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) UNIX
3 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Debian
4 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.92%) ITIL
2 18 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
4 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 9 (9.38%) Analytics
6 8 (8.33%) SOA
6 8 (8.33%) OO
7 7 (7.29%) Scrum
8 5 (5.21%) Data Security
8 5 (5.21%) MVC
8 5 (5.21%) Information Security
8 5 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.21%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.21%) SIEM
8 5 (5.21%) Security Architecture
9 4 (4.17%) Master Data Management
9 4 (4.17%) Data Management
9 4 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) Java
1 17 (17.71%) C#
2 15 (15.63%) SQL
3 10 (10.42%) C++
4 9 (9.38%) Python
5 4 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.13%) VB
6 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.08%) Jython
8 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.04%) Perl
8 1 (1.04%) PHP
8 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) CCIE
1 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) CISSP
3 1 (1.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.29%) Docker
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Puppet
1 6 (6.25%) CFEngine
1 6 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) Oracle
2 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.54%) VMware
4 9 (9.38%) Cisco
4 9 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.33%) Juniper
5 8 (8.33%) Sybase
6 7 (7.29%) Google
7 5 (5.21%) SAP
8 4 (4.17%) Business Objects
8 4 (4.17%) Informatica
8 4 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (4.17%) Sitecore
8 4 (4.17%) Cognos
8 4 (4.17%) Ab Initio
9 3 (3.13%) JBoss
10 2 (2.08%) Telelogic
10 2 (2.08%) IBM
11 1 (1.04%) Talend
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