The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 60 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.62% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £46,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Software Architecture
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 392 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.02% 79.19% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 457 335 367
Average salary £36,000 £35,783 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +5.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Cardiff

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (55.56%) GitHub
2 5 (55.56%) Ember.js
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (55.56%) SaaS
2 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) ECMAScript
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) TestNG
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (11.11%) REST

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
1 5 (55.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) TestNG
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) UI Developer
2 5 (55.56%) UI Programmer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior UI Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Designer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (55.56%) Ember.js
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) Akka
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Microservices
2 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) ECMAScript
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft