The first table below looks at the demand for Technical 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 Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank - 82 80
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 0 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.85% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 4
Average salary - £46,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.45%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 828 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.76% 73.53% 73.41%
Number of salaries quoted 772 736 554
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Technical Architecture
Wales

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in South Wales

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture.

1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic Workshop
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Servlets
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Technical 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 Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic Workshop
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) EJB
2 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 2 (40.00%) Servlets
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Information Management
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
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