The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 90 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 12 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.88% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Software Architecture
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1121 1080 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.12% 82.00% 74.17%
Number of salaries quoted 921 923 825
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

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

Software Architecture Salary Histogram 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 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
South Wales +3 9 £52,500 -4.54% 2
West Wales - 2 £42,055 -
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) HTML5
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) SOA
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) SignalR
5 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Highcharts JS
6 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
6 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (23.53%) WCF
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) GitHub
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
2 2 (11.76%) TestNG
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Software Architect
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Developer
4 3 (17.65%) AWS Developer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior UI Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) HTML5
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) SignalR
5 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Highcharts JS
6 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 4 (23.53%) WCF
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
7 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (17.65%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) REST
8 2 (11.76%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) Microservices
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) OOD
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Android Development
7 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
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