The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Architecture
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 97 97
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.31% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Median salary - £43,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

Software Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 905 1087 1227
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.05% 84.33% 85.80%
Number of salaries quoted 778 926 995
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architecture in Wales

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Software Architecture in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software 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 Wales region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) R
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence

Software Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Data Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) R
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle