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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 92 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.75% 0.44% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.52% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
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
1071 1156 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.55% 85.13% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 702 749 544
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,685 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 May 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET
4 18 (78.26%) HTML
4 18 (78.26%) Mentoring
5 17 (73.91%) Degree
5 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
6 16 (69.57%) MVC
7 14 (60.87%) Scrum
7 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
7 14 (60.87%) Open Source
7 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (60.87%) TDD
7 14 (60.87%) AngularJS
8 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
9 12 (52.17%) Spring.NET
9 12 (52.17%) UX Design
9 12 (52.17%) User Experience
9 12 (52.17%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (52.17%) NHibernate
9 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (52.17%) Mathematics
9 12 (52.17%) Physics
10 8 (34.78%) SOA
11 7 (30.43%) Web Development
11 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (26.09%) SDLC
12 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (21.74%) IIS

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Architect
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET
3 18 (78.26%) HTML
4 14 (60.87%) AngularJS
5 12 (52.17%) Spring.NET
5 12 (52.17%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (52.17%) NHibernate
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (17.39%) CSS
8 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Computer Science
2 12 (52.17%) User Experience
2 12 (52.17%) Mathematics
2 12 (52.17%) Physics
3 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Mentoring
2 16 (69.57%) MVC
3 14 (60.87%) Scrum
3 14 (60.87%) Open Source
3 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) TDD
4 12 (52.17%) UX Design
5 8 (34.78%) SOA
6 7 (30.43%) Web Development
7 6 (26.09%) SDLC
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Migration
10 1 (4.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Iron Speed
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle