The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Architect
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Architect 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.60% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £96,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.50%
Chief 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
314 306 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 94.86% 99.35% 93.82%
Number of salaries quoted 304 278 154
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Chief Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Chief Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Chief Architect
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Chief Architect Salary Trend in Bedford

Chief Architect
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Chief Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Chief 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 Chief Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
1 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle