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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 30 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 25 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.90% 7.81% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.19% 7.84% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 17
Average salary £52,500 £58,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £49,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
272 268 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.80% 99.63% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 234 240 278
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bedford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
3 21 (36.21%) Scrum
3 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (24.14%) Altiris
4 14 (24.14%) ITIL
4 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
5 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
5 12 (20.69%) C#
5 12 (20.69%) MVC
5 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (18.97%) SDLC
7 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (17.24%) HTML
7 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 10 (17.24%) CSS
8 9 (15.52%) VMware
8 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (13.79%) QA
9 8 (13.79%) Asset Management
9 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
9 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
9 8 (13.79%) Project Management
10 7 (12.07%) WAN
10 7 (12.07%) High Availability
10 7 (12.07%) Marketing
11 6 (10.34%) Line Management
11 6 (10.34%) Cisco
11 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
12 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) WAN
2 5 (8.62%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) VLAN
3 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.45%) MPLS
3 2 (3.45%) SAN
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) SMTP
3 2 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.07%) Marketing
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
2 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 10 (17.24%) HTML
3 10 (17.24%) CSS
4 4 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (3.45%) WCF
5 2 (3.45%) WPF
5 2 (3.45%) SOAP
5 2 (3.45%) J2EE
6 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
1 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) UNIX
2 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Scrum
1 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) ITIL
3 12 (20.69%) MVC
4 11 (18.97%) SDLC
5 8 (13.79%) Asset Management
5 8 (13.79%) Project Management
6 7 (12.07%) High Availability
7 6 (10.34%) Line Management
7 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
8 5 (8.62%) Time Management
9 3 (5.17%) Change Management
10 2 (3.45%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.45%) Analytics
10 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.45%) Mobile Development
10 2 (3.45%) TDD
10 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) C#
2 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.72%) CCIE
1 1 (1.72%) CCNP
1 1 (1.72%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) vSphere
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.14%) Altiris
3 9 (15.52%) VMware
4 6 (10.34%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) CommVault
5 1 (1.72%) FalconStor
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago