The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 42 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 17 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.46% 5.90% 6.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.49% 5.99% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 12
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
262 284 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 99.62% 98.61% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 233 277 188
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Bedfordshire

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 23 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bedford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 56 (84.85%) .NET
2 51 (77.27%) C#
3 50 (75.76%) ASP.NET
4 49 (74.24%) Microsoft
5 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
5 40 (60.61%) TDD
6 39 (59.09%) Scrum
7 36 (54.55%) WCF
8 34 (51.52%) Software Engineering
9 32 (48.48%) Business Analysis
9 32 (48.48%) Project Management
10 30 (45.45%) Visual Studio
11 28 (42.42%) WinForms
12 27 (40.91%) Technical Architecture
12 27 (40.91%) Windows
12 27 (40.91%) Product Management
13 25 (37.88%) HTML
13 25 (37.88%) SQL
13 25 (37.88%) .NET Framework
13 25 (37.88%) Subversion
13 25 (37.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 24 (36.36%) Multithreading
14 24 (36.36%) T-SQL
15 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
16 22 (33.33%) CSS
17 21 (31.82%) MVC
17 21 (31.82%) Relational Database

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 16 (24.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (3.03%) LAN
2 2 (3.03%) WAN
2 2 (3.03%) SAN
2 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.52%) WEP
3 1 (1.52%) Network Security
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) VPN
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 22 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (31.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 25 (37.88%) Subversion
2 25 (37.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) Moq
General
1 1 (1.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (84.85%) .NET
2 50 (75.76%) ASP.NET
3 36 (54.55%) WCF
4 28 (42.42%) WinForms
5 25 (37.88%) HTML
5 25 (37.88%) .NET Framework
6 22 (33.33%) CSS
7 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (22.73%) WPF
9 14 (21.21%) LINQ
10 11 (16.67%) ADO.NET
10 11 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (15.15%) Web Services
11 10 (15.15%) Silverlight
12 8 (12.12%) LINQ to SQL
13 7 (10.61%) HTML5
13 7 (10.61%) jQuery
13 7 (10.61%) Middleware
13 7 (10.61%) Ajax
14 4 (6.06%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.52%) SecurID
2 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) VMS
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) TDD
2 39 (59.09%) Scrum
3 34 (51.52%) Software Engineering
4 32 (48.48%) Business Analysis
4 32 (48.48%) Project Management
5 27 (40.91%) Technical Architecture
5 27 (40.91%) Product Management
6 24 (36.36%) Multithreading
7 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (31.82%) MVC
10 17 (25.76%) OO
11 14 (21.21%) SOA
11 14 (21.21%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (19.70%) OOD
13 10 (15.15%) Matrix Management
14 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (7.58%) Web Development
16 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
17 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (77.27%) C#
2 25 (37.88%) SQL
3 24 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) XPath
5 1 (1.52%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) MCSE
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.52%) HP AIS
2 1 (1.52%) HP ASE
2 1 (1.52%) NCDA
2 1 (1.52%) VCAP
2 1 (1.52%) MCSA
2 1 (1.52%) CCNP
2 1 (1.52%) CCDP
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) vSphere
2 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) MOM
1 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 49 (74.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Capita
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) Veeam
4 1 (1.52%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) EMC
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix
4 1 (1.52%) NetApp
4 1 (1.52%) Lotus
4 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.52%) Symantec
4 1 (1.52%) McAfee
4 1 (1.52%) Clearswift
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