Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Architecture
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 130 119
Rank change year-on-year +31 -11 +15
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 9 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.63% 0.50% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.56% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 22
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.89% +4.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £30,000 £30,021
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £47,450
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -14.89% +4.44%

Technical 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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1269 1960 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.37% 89.91% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1758 1762
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,280 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in South Wales

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Technical Architecture in South Wales

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Architecture in South Wales

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +32 7 £40,500 -17.77%
Newport -4 2 £24,000 -40.00%
Technical Architecture
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Technical 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
4 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) WhereScape RED
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) CMDB
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) ICL

Technical Architecture
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) CMDB
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
1 3 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) ICL
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) VMware