Period
to 15 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Designer was £53,250 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Solution Designer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 113 142
Rank change year-on-year -28 +29 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 11 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.48% 0.79% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.82% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 7
Glasgow median annual salary £53,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% - +24.26%
10th Percentile £42,125 £48,750 £47,750
90th Percentile £60,150 £58,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £53,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2214 1941 2556
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.23% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1427 1118 1646
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.43% -0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Solutions Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Solutions Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Designer in Glasgow

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Solutions Designer in Glasgow

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Designer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Designer in Glasgow

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Solutions Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Biometrics
3 3 (27.27%) Big Data
3 3 (27.27%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) Fraud Detection
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing

Solutions Designer Skill Set
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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Biometrics
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (27.27%) Microservices
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Fraud Detection
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Speech Recognition
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft