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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 117 145 153
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 15 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.65% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.72% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 14
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
2089 2776 2864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.12% 89.58% 88.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1760 1870
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 8 £57,500 +52.31% 2
Glasgow +14 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Lothian - 2 - - 1
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) MVC
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) C#
5 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) Unix
7 5 (21.74%) Spring
7 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) CSS3
8 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) Ant
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) UML

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.04%) Ant
3 3 (13.04%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Senior Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Technical Leader
4 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Design Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 2 (8.70%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
1 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
1 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) CSS3
2 5 (21.74%) HTML5
2 5 (21.74%) Spring
3 3 (13.04%) Ajax
3 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
3 3 (13.04%) JSP
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 3 (13.04%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) Java EE
4 2 (8.70%) JSF
4 2 (8.70%) Node.js
4 2 (8.70%) REST
4 2 (8.70%) SAML
4 2 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 11 (47.83%) MVC
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
8 3 (13.04%) Kanban
8 3 (13.04%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
8 3 (13.04%) UML
8 3 (13.04%) User Stories
9 2 (8.70%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 2 (8.70%) MapReduce
9 2 (8.70%) Open Source
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Clojure
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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