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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 149 146 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -25
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 12 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.34% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.41% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 18
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
2728 2667 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.88% 81.24% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 1698 1692
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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
Edinburgh -4 10 £38,500 +1.31%
Glasgow - 2 £46,250 - 2
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 27 (81.82%) C#
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 19 (57.58%) C++
4 19 (57.58%) Visual Studio
5 18 (54.55%) Windows
5 18 (54.55%) TDD
5 18 (54.55%) Subversion
5 18 (54.55%) Degree
5 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
5 18 (54.55%) WPF
5 18 (54.55%) Visualisation
6 17 (51.52%) CUDA
6 17 (51.52%) Waterfall
6 17 (51.52%) Direct3D
6 17 (51.52%) Unit Testing
6 17 (51.52%) Qt
6 17 (51.52%) Mathematics
6 17 (51.52%) 3D Visualisation
6 17 (51.52%) Linear Algebra
6 17 (51.52%) Electronics
6 17 (51.52%) OpenGL
6 17 (51.52%) OOP
6 17 (51.52%) UNIX
6 17 (51.52%) STL
6 17 (51.52%) VC++
6 17 (51.52%) Ethernet
6 17 (51.52%) C
6 17 (51.52%) MFC

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Project
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) OLAP
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.06%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Visual Studio
2 18 (54.55%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (51.52%) Electronics
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Billing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 18 (54.55%) WPF
3 17 (51.52%) STL
3 17 (51.52%) Qt
3 17 (51.52%) MFC
3 17 (51.52%) OpenGL
3 17 (51.52%) Direct3D
4 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 2 (6.06%) Kafka
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (6.06%) WinForms
7 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
7 1 (3.03%) WCF
7 1 (3.03%) CSS
7 1 (3.03%) REST
7 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
1 18 (54.55%) Visualisation
2 17 (51.52%) CUDA
2 17 (51.52%) Mathematics
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 18 (54.55%) TDD
4 17 (51.52%) Unit Testing
4 17 (51.52%) OOP
4 17 (51.52%) Waterfall
4 17 (51.52%) 3D Visualisation
4 17 (51.52%) Linear Algebra
5 7 (21.21%) SOA
6 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.06%) B2B
8 2 (6.06%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) MVC
8 2 (6.06%) Product Management
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
9 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) C++
3 17 (51.52%) C
3 17 (51.52%) VC++
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) Java
7 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.06%) Python
9 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Iron Speed
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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