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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 88 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 15 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.16% 0.35% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.42% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.04%
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
1132 1194 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 87.68% 83.38% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1021 874
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Mid Wales - 7 - -
Software Architecture
UK

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 11 (55.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (40.00%) SDLC
4 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (35.00%) SaaS
4 7 (35.00%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (35.00%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (25.00%) Data Security
5 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (25.00%) Information Security
5 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 5 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 5 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (25.00%) WAN

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) SaaS
2 3 (15.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
1 5 (25.00%) IPsec
1 5 (25.00%) LAN
1 5 (25.00%) SSL
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
1 5 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Head of Security
1 4 (20.00%) Head of Technology
1 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Technology Manager
3 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (25.00%) Data Security
3 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 5 (25.00%) Information Security
3 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) C
2 4 (20.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (20.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft