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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 93 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 19 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.35% 0.38% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.40% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 13
Average salary £47,000 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.37% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,935 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.49% -4.16%
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
1373 1259 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.86% 96.40% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1094 1121
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
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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 +8 19 £47,000 -30.37% 3
Technical Architect
UK

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) Finance
3 12 (46.15%) Spring
3 12 (46.15%) SOAP
3 12 (46.15%) Web Services
4 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (42.31%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) JPA
7 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
7 6 (23.08%) Apache Camel
8 5 (19.23%) Advertising
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
10 3 (11.54%) VMware
10 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
10 3 (11.54%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) C
10 3 (11.54%) B2B
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.54%) Sun
10 3 (11.54%) REST
10 3 (11.54%) High Availability
10 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
10 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
10 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
10 3 (11.54%) JIRA
10 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
10 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) SOAP
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
1 12 (46.15%) Spring
2 6 (23.08%) JPA
2 6 (23.08%) Apache Camel
3 3 (11.54%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (42.31%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) High Availability
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) B2B
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) Sun
1 3 (11.54%) VMware
1 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Intel
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