The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 55 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.63% 2.82% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 2.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £48,500 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
Senior 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
310 278 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.18% 97.89% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 287 273 191
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Bedford

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft