Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Architect was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Technical Architect
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 126 114
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.30% 0.36% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.37% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 20
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £53,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.38% +12.77% -21.67%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £63,500 £54,625
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +12.77% -21.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1,316 1,915 2,305
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.84% 98.41% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,159 1,717 2,003
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £21,252
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,290 £53,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in South Wales

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Technical Architect in South Wales

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Architect in South Wales

Technical Architect
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +26 3 £45,000 -20.35% 1
Newport -1 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Technical Architect
Wales

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments