The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 60 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 9 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.40% 5.34% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 5.54% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 17
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,750 £44,800
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,500 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.80% +0.80%
Architect
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
633 650 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.44% 96.44% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 547 537 546
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Architect
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Cardiff region.

Architect Salary Trend in Cardiff

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Architect 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 Cardiff region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 6 (30.00%) C#
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) IIS
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Finance
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) CMS
5 2 (10.00%) Streaming Video
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.00%) Unisys

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) FCoE
2 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) QlikView
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (10.00%) Internet of Things
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (10.00%) Streaming Video
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
3 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) Erlang
3 1 (5.00%) Haskell
3 1 (5.00%) Lisp
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Snort
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.00%) Unisys
3 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.00%) Brocade
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) Netezza
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas
3 1 (5.00%) VMware