The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 96 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.19% - 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £46,250 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.09%
Software Architecture
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
930 877 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.35% 83.21% 75.75%
Number of salaries quoted 522 554 454
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Glasgow region.

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Glasgow

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Iron Speed
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Sinatra
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) LESS
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Iron Speed
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle