Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Software Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Architecture over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 132 138
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 21 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.91% 0.37% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.40% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 4
Glasgow median annual salary £46,250 £44,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.52% -1.67% -10.00%
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £49,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +19.28% +7.79%

Software Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2126 2008 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.96% 92.71% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1087 1484
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Software Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Glasgow

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Glasgow

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Architecture in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) TDD
3 13 (61.90%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) Analytics
4 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
5 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 9 (42.86%) RESTful
6 7 (33.33%) JIRA
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) J2EE
7 6 (28.57%) JSON
8 5 (23.81%) BDD
8 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 5 (23.81%) XML
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
8 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) Spring
8 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (19.05%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (19.05%) Selenium
9 4 (19.05%) Scala
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle
9 4 (19.05%) C#

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (19.05%) GemFire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Engineering Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Software Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Operations
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Design Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) RESTful
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE
2 6 (28.57%) JSON
3 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
3 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
3 5 (23.81%) Spring
3 5 (23.81%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) Meteor
4 3 (14.29%) React
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) RxJava
5 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) Analytics
3 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
4 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 3 (14.29%) Service Management
7 3 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Workflow
8 2 (9.52%) Product Management
9 1 (4.76%) Android Development
9 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (4.76%) Open Source
9 1 (4.76%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) Clojure
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Reuters