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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - 64 69
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.91% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.07% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Median salary - £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
543 563 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.06% 85.30% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 462 465 427
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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