The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 95 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.24% - 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
977 911 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.56% 73.23% 69.58%
Number of salaries quoted 826 807 693
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Wales

Software Architecture
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 3 £55,000 - 4
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (88.89%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) MVC
3 14 (77.78%) Scrum
4 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (66.67%) SOAP
6 11 (61.11%) Web Services
7 10 (55.56%) UML
7 10 (55.56%) OO
8 9 (50.00%) REST
9 7 (38.89%) TDD
9 7 (38.89%) Banking
9 7 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 6 (33.33%) Project Management
10 6 (33.33%) Oracle
10 6 (33.33%) EJB
10 6 (33.33%) JSP
10 6 (33.33%) Servlets
10 6 (33.33%) Maven
10 6 (33.33%) ISO 8583
10 6 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
11 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
11 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
11 5 (27.78%) Gerrit
12 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 2 (11.11%) JMS
12 2 (11.11%) Finance
12 2 (11.11%) Process Management

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Gerrit
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
General
1 7 (38.89%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Java Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 12 (66.67%) SOAP
3 11 (61.11%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) REST
5 6 (33.33%) EJB
5 6 (33.33%) JSP
5 6 (33.33%) Servlets
5 6 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (11.11%) JMS
7 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) MVC
1 14 (77.78%) Scrum
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) UML
3 10 (55.56%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Process Management
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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