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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 70 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.29% 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £76,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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
574 634 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.00% 84.31% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 501 504 470
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Modelling

Software Architecture
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Technology
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technology Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory