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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architect
Rank - 100 86
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.077% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.079% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
Software Architect
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1044 1269 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.12% 98.30% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1110 911
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Software Architect in the job title.

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Software Architect
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in South Wales

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Software 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 South Wales region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore