The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 84 88 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 12 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.93% 1.10% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 2
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
Technical Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1248 1324 1109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.97% 96.71% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 1183 1020
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,875 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Wales

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Wales

Technical Architect
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
(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 6 £67,500 +50.00% 2
West Wales - 4 - -
North Wales 0 2 - -
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Scala
3 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) WPF
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) WinForms
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) Advertising
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) MCITP
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Technical Architect in their job title 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 with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Scala
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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