Period
to 21 September 2017

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 6 months to 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 97 110
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 8
Cardiff median annual salary - £82,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +71.88% -12.73%
South Wales median annual salary - £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year - -12.20% +2.50%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 817 1155 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 91.08% 85.18% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1023 1133
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Software Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

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