The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 15 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 33 45 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.79% 9.98% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.22% 10.30% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 7
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
Architect
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
270 437 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.43% 96.90% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 192 422 256
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Architect
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Architect Salary Trend in Bedford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 34 (56.67%) .NET
2 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (46.67%) Scrum
4 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 21 (35.00%) C#
6 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
7 14 (23.33%) HTML
7 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
7 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
7 14 (23.33%) CSS
7 14 (23.33%) MVC
7 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (21.67%) Altiris
8 13 (21.67%) ITIL
9 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
10 7 (11.67%) WCF
10 7 (11.67%) WPF
10 7 (11.67%) Silverlight
10 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (11.67%) Matrix Management
10 7 (11.67%) Oracle
10 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
10 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (11.67%) TDD
11 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
11 6 (10.00%) QA
11 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
12 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Project
2 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) WAN
1 2 (3.33%) SMTP
1 2 (3.33%) SAN
1 2 (3.33%) VLAN
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
1 2 (3.33%) MPLS
1 2 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (56.67%) .NET
2 14 (23.33%) HTML
2 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
2 14 (23.33%) CSS
2 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (11.67%) WCF
4 7 (11.67%) WPF
4 7 (11.67%) Silverlight
5 3 (5.00%) Web Services
6 2 (3.33%) J2EE
7 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) UNIX
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Linux
1 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (46.67%) Scrum
3 14 (23.33%) MVC
4 13 (21.67%) ITIL
5 7 (11.67%) Matrix Management
5 7 (11.67%) TDD
6 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.00%) OO
7 3 (5.00%) SOA
8 2 (3.33%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.33%) Project Management
8 2 (3.33%) High Availability
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.67%) Mobile Development
9 1 (1.67%) Analytics
9 1 (1.67%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.67%) Change Management
9 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) C#
2 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) Altiris
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) FalconStor
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) CommVault
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