The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Software Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.19% - 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £42,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  

Software Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 461 536 575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 89.69% 84.28% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 393 462 472
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Cardiff

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) R
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft