The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 91 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Software Architecture
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
966 899 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 81.52% 82.48% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 827 776 707
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,614 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in South Wales

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in South Wales

Software Architecture
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 5 £50,000 -13.04%
Vale of Glamorgan - 4 £52,500 -
Software Architecture
Wales

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
5 5 (35.71%) SignalR
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) Highcharts JS
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (28.57%) SOA
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
1 3 (21.43%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
2 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Gerrit
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) TestNG
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (21.43%) UI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) UI Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) AWS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior UI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
5 5 (35.71%) SignalR
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) Highcharts JS
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) Ember.js
7 3 (21.43%) CSS3
7 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (14.29%) Akka
8 2 (14.29%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (7.14%) Android Development
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
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