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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 79 87 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 28 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.21% 1.21% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 1.34% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1157 1122 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.17% 90.70% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 686 755 795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 26 (72.22%) .NET
1 26 (72.22%) SDLC
2 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (58.33%) C#
4 20 (55.56%) Unix
4 20 (55.56%) MVC
5 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
6 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
7 17 (47.22%) Perl
7 17 (47.22%) VB
7 17 (47.22%) WinForms
7 17 (47.22%) Asset Management
7 17 (47.22%) JasperReports
7 17 (47.22%) Korn
8 14 (38.89%) HTML
8 14 (38.89%) CSS
8 14 (38.89%) HTML5
9 12 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
9 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 12 (33.33%) Hi Portfolio
9 12 (33.33%) Ab Initio
9 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (33.33%) ETL
10 11 (30.56%) Finance
11 10 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (25.00%) CMS
12 9 (25.00%) jQuery
13 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 9 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (47.22%) JasperReports
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Bower
1 5 (13.89%) Grunt
1 5 (13.89%) MSTest
1 5 (13.89%) NUnit
1 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Law
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) UI Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Design Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
3 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 17 (47.22%) WinForms
4 14 (38.89%) CSS
4 14 (38.89%) HTML
4 14 (38.89%) HTML5
5 10 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (25.00%) jQuery
7 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.89%) Kendo UI
8 5 (13.89%) LESS
8 5 (13.89%) Sass
8 5 (13.89%) XML
9 4 (11.11%) CSS3
10 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
11 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Unix
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) SDLC
2 20 (55.56%) MVC
3 17 (47.22%) Asset Management
4 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) ETL
4 12 (33.33%) Fund Accounting
5 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
6 7 (19.44%) Web Development
7 5 (13.89%) Content Management
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Content Management
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (11.11%) UX Design
9 3 (8.33%) Kanban
9 3 (8.33%) Scrum
9 3 (8.33%) TDD
9 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) Korn
2 17 (47.22%) Perl
2 17 (47.22%) VB
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) Clojure
4 3 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) Ab Initio
3 4 (11.11%) Sitecore