The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architect
Rank - - 48
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Architect 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -15.38%
Software 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
277 302 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.88% 97.73% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 253 273 284
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Software Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Architect
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Software Architect Salary Trend in Bedford

Software Architect
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Software 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 Software Architect in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection

Software Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Software 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 Software Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft