The first table below looks at the demand for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 11 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 54 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.11% 2.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 2.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 227 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 81.18% 81.65% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 191 218 170
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Architecture
Bedfordshire

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Bedford

Software Architecture
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Data Security
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 4 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Data Security
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
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