Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Architect was £49,750 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 39 29
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 25 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 9.03% 4.55% 6.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.88% 4.62% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 24
Newport median annual salary £49,750 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.24% +0.96% +1.46%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,377 £36,314
90th Percentile £62,103 £64,500 £60,500
South Wales median annual salary £56,675 £52,500 £57,750
% change year-on-year +7.95% -9.09% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newport
Permanent vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 253 325 401
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.34% 98.48% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 225 303 358
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £23,388
90th Percentile £55,250 £56,070 £55,349
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Newport

Architect
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Newport.

Salary trend for Architect in Newport

Architect
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Newport over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Architect in Newport

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newport region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (44.00%) Waterfall
4 10 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 10 (40.00%) Process Management
4 10 (40.00%) Six Sigma
5 9 (36.00%) Robotic Process Automation
5 9 (36.00%) Advertising
6 8 (32.00%) Appian
7 7 (28.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (20.00%) IBM
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (16.00%) Metadata Management
10 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Robotics
11 3 (12.00%) Statistics
11 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
11 3 (12.00%) Migration
11 3 (12.00%) Java
11 3 (12.00%) .NET
11 3 (12.00%) SaaS
11 3 (12.00%) PaaS
11 3 (12.00%) Data Architecture
11 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
11 3 (12.00%) Strategic Thinking

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 8 (32.00%) Appian
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) PaaS
2 3 (12.00%) SaaS
3 2 (8.00%) IaaS
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.00%) Cloudant
4 2 (8.00%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data
5 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (36.00%) Advertising
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (16.00%) Robotics
2 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Waterfall
3 10 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 10 (40.00%) Process Management
3 10 (40.00%) Six Sigma
4 9 (36.00%) Robotic Process Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.00%) Metadata Management
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Data Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Data Governance
7 3 (12.00%) Data Strategy
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Statistics
7 3 (12.00%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
8 2 (8.00%) Line Management
8 2 (8.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Kofax
3 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk