Period
to 19 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Solutions Designer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 135 114
Rank change year-on-year +3 -21 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 14 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.70% 0.92% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.95% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 14
Glasgow median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +0.47% +2.38%
10th Percentile £49,375 £41,375 £48,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,125 £59,400
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.47% +2.38%

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 1,947 2,214 1,791
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 96.85% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,374 1,503 1,082
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +3.66%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,400 £29,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Solutions Designer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, Solutions Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) SOA
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) ERP
4 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (35.71%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (35.71%) Presales
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) CRM
4 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
4 5 (35.71%) Logistics
5 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
5 4 (28.57%) Big Data
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) Microservices
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
7 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) Biometrics
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) Information Security
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 1 (7.14%) UML
8 1 (7.14%) SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (42.86%) ERP
3 5 (35.71%) CRM
3 5 (35.71%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (35.71%) Logistics
3 5 (35.71%) Presales
3 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (28.57%) Machine Learning
4 4 (28.57%) Microservices
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Biometrics
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle