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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 68 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.16% - 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
465 456 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.93% 79.86% 67.40%
Number of salaries quoted 408 388 213
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,096 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 8583
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle