The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Designer
Rank 106 111 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.14% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.15% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.17% -15.50%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
Solutions Designer
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
1218 1339 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.84% 96.26% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 778 793 716
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Designer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Solutions Designer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Solutions Designer 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 Solutions Designer in their job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) BPEL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) JDeveloper
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Solutions Designer 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 Solutions Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) SOA
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) BPEL
1 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (30.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle