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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - 101 81
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.45% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.54% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 12
Average salary - £46,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
1015 1104 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.99% 82.39% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 878 947 746
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,051 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Java Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Java Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB