Software Architect Jobs in Wales

Software Architect
UK > Wales

The median Software Architect salary in Wales is £77,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 24 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 74 137 135
Rank change year-on-year +63 -2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 34 2 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.73% 0.12% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.13% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £70,000 £42,819 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £46,210 -
Median % change year-on-year +67.71% - -
75th Percentile £90,000 £49,600 -
90th Percentile - - -
UK median annual salary £75,000 £80,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year -6.83% -5.29% +21.43%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in 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.

Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,824 1,490 1,831
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 92.73% 86.63% 93.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,297 804 1,201
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,391 £31,475
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £37,863
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.07%
75th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £54,700 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.83% - +9.09%

Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Software Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architect in Wales

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Architect in Wales.

Salary trend for Software Architect in Wales

Software Architect
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architect within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 July 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales - 34 £77,500 -
Software Architect
UK

Software Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2024, Software Architect job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region featuring Software Architect in the job title.

1 23 (67.65%) Validation
1 23 (67.65%) TOGAF
1 23 (67.65%) Requirements Management
1 23 (67.65%) Technical Architecture
1 23 (67.65%) VSAT
1 23 (67.65%) Network Management
1 23 (67.65%) Network Architecture
1 23 (67.65%) Model Validation
2 19 (55.88%) Actionable Insight
3 9 (26.47%) DevOps
3 9 (26.47%) Azure
3 9 (26.47%) AWS
3 9 (26.47%) Agile
4 7 (20.59%) Migration
4 7 (20.59%) Geospatial Data
4 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
4 7 (20.59%) Social Skills
4 7 (20.59%) Legacy Systems
4 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Development
5 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Native
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) Open Source
5 2 (5.88%) SaaS
5 2 (5.88%) Kanban
5 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared

Software Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) AWS
1 9 (26.47%) Azure
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Geospatial Data
General
1 7 (20.59%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Legacy Systems
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Native
2 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Model Validation
1 23 (67.65%) Network Architecture
1 23 (67.65%) Network Management
1 23 (67.65%) Requirements Management
1 23 (67.65%) Technical Architecture
1 23 (67.65%) TOGAF
1 23 (67.65%) Validation
2 19 (55.88%) Actionable Insight
3 9 (26.47%) Agile
3 9 (26.47%) DevOps
4 7 (20.59%) Migration
4 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
4 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Development
5 2 (5.88%) Kanban
5 2 (5.88%) Open Source
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared