The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 82 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 10 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.84% 0.91% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.09% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
Technical 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
983 1011 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 82.95% 83.42% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 841 872 718
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 Technical Architecture within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Newport - 6 £40,000 -
Cardiff +2 4 £48,750 +39.28%
Technical Architecture
Wales

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (42.86%) Coaching
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Advertising
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) HND
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Apache
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) .NET

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Architect
2 9 (64.29%) Technical Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (42.86%) Coaching
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft