The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 137 134 158
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 16 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.84% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.97% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 10
Average salary £46,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.77% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Software Architecture
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2663 2673 2785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.51% 86.87% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1699 1694 1827
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Scotland

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -15 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Lothian - 2 £70,000 -
Edinburgh -8 1 - -
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
3 22 (52.38%) .NET
4 20 (47.62%) HTML
5 19 (45.24%) Open Source
6 18 (42.86%) C#
6 18 (42.86%) Scrum
7 17 (40.48%) TDD
7 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
7 17 (40.48%) User Experience
8 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
8 16 (38.10%) UX Design
8 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
8 16 (38.10%) MVC
9 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
10 13 (30.95%) SOLID
11 12 (28.57%) Presales
11 12 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
11 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
11 12 (28.57%) Spring.NET
11 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (28.57%) Degree
11 12 (28.57%) Mathematics
11 12 (28.57%) Physics
11 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
11 12 (28.57%) NHibernate
12 10 (23.81%) SDLC
13 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
14 7 (16.67%) Data Management
14 7 (16.67%) Java

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (11.90%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) JasperReports
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Bower
1 4 (9.52%) Grunt
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Robolectric
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
1 12 (28.57%) Senior Technologist
1 12 (28.57%) Technologist
2 8 (19.05%) Architect
2 8 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (9.52%) ETL Developer
3 4 (9.52%) UI Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Design Leader
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.76%) Android Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.38%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Scrum Master
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) .NET
2 20 (47.62%) HTML
3 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET
4 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
4 12 (28.57%) NHibernate
4 12 (28.57%) Spring.NET
5 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 6 (14.29%) HTML5
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (11.90%) jQuery
7 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (9.52%) Kendo UI
7 4 (9.52%) LESS
7 4 (9.52%) Sass
7 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (9.52%) WinForms
7 4 (9.52%) XML
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) User Experience
2 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 12 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Open Source
3 18 (42.86%) Scrum
4 17 (40.48%) TDD
5 16 (38.10%) MVC
5 16 (38.10%) UX Design
6 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
7 13 (30.95%) SOLID
8 12 (28.57%) Presales
9 10 (23.81%) SDLC
10 7 (16.67%) Data Management
11 5 (11.90%) Front End Development
11 5 (11.90%) Web Development
12 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
12 4 (9.52%) Content Management
12 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Content Management
12 4 (9.52%) ETL
12 4 (9.52%) Fund Accounting
12 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
13 3 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
2 18 (42.86%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) Korn
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
4 4 (9.52%) VB
5 3 (7.14%) Clojure
5 3 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) IEC 61508
1 2 (4.76%) ISO13485
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
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