The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 44 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 9 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.32% 2.09% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 2.13% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
270 282 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 99.63% 98.26% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 242 275 187
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
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% -
Technical Architect
Bedfordshire

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Bedford

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) TDD
3 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 18 (64.29%) C#
6 17 (60.71%) HTML
7 16 (57.14%) MVC
8 14 (50.00%) Scrum
8 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 14 (50.00%) CSS
9 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (42.86%) HTTP
10 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
11 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 7 (25.00%) Project Management
12 7 (25.00%) WCF
12 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
13 6 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (21.43%) Matrix Management
13 6 (21.43%) WPF
13 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
15 4 (14.29%) SQL
15 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
15 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
15 4 (14.29%) Capita
16 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
16 3 (10.71%) LINQ
16 3 (10.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Moq
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 17 (60.71%) HTML
4 14 (50.00%) CSS
5 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (25.00%) WCF
7 6 (21.43%) WPF
8 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
8 3 (10.71%) LINQ
8 3 (10.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (10.71%) WinForms
9 1 (3.57%) Ajax
9 1 (3.57%) jQuery
9 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.57%) HTML5
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
9 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.57%) SecurID
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (3.57%) VMS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) TDD
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) MVC
4 14 (50.00%) Scrum
5 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.00%) Project Management
6 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (21.43%) Matrix Management
7 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) Product Management
9 1 (3.57%) Web Development
9 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.57%) User Stories
9 1 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.57%) OOD
9 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.57%) MOM
1 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (3.57%) Clearswift
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Lotus
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
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