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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 135 152 137
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 25 16 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.51% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.57% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 29
Median salary £46,250 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.12% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.69%
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
2578 2814 3266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.36% 89.42% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1780 2203
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Glasgow +13 22 £45,000 - 2
Edinburgh -2 3 £65,000 +68.83% 1
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 33 (71.74%) .NET
2 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
3 30 (65.22%) SDLC
4 26 (56.52%) C#
5 24 (52.17%) Unix
5 24 (52.17%) MVC
6 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
8 21 (45.65%) Perl
8 21 (45.65%) VB
8 21 (45.65%) WinForms
8 21 (45.65%) Asset Management
8 21 (45.65%) JasperReports
8 21 (45.65%) Korn
9 16 (34.78%) ETL
9 16 (34.78%) Ab Initio
9 16 (34.78%) Hi Portfolio
9 16 (34.78%) Fund Accounting
10 14 (30.43%) HTML5
10 14 (30.43%) HTML
10 14 (30.43%) CSS
10 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
12 11 (23.91%) Finance
13 9 (19.57%) CMS
13 9 (19.57%) jQuery
13 9 (19.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework

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 9 (19.57%) CMS
2 5 (10.87%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (45.65%) JasperReports
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MSTest
1 5 (10.87%) NUnit
1 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
2 4 (8.70%) Bower
2 4 (8.70%) Grunt
3 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Law
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) ETL Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Design Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum Master
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Sitecore Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) .NET
2 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
3 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 21 (45.65%) WinForms
4 14 (30.43%) CSS
4 14 (30.43%) HTML
4 14 (30.43%) HTML5
5 9 (19.57%) jQuery
5 9 (19.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.87%) CSS3
8 4 (8.70%) Kendo UI
8 4 (8.70%) LESS
8 4 (8.70%) Sass
8 4 (8.70%) XML
9 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Unix
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) SDLC
2 24 (52.17%) MVC
3 21 (45.65%) Asset Management
4 16 (34.78%) ETL
4 16 (34.78%) Fund Accounting
5 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Front End Development
7 7 (15.22%) Web Development
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
9 4 (8.70%) Content Management
9 4 (8.70%) Data Management
9 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Content Management
9 4 (8.70%) Open Source
9 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) Korn
2 21 (45.65%) Perl
2 21 (45.65%) VB
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) Clojure
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) Ab Initio
3 5 (10.87%) Sitecore
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlothian
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 days ago