The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 37 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 6 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.34% 4.23% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 4.35% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 3
Average salary £72,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical 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
246 368 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.09% 97.35% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 179 363 225
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 7 (38.89%) C#
6 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (16.67%) TDD
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 3 (16.67%) WCF
9 3 (16.67%) WPF
9 3 (16.67%) Silverlight
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 2 (11.11%) MS Project
10 2 (11.11%) J2EE
10 2 (11.11%) Web Services
10 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
10 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
10 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Project
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
1 2 (11.11%) SMTP
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) MPLS
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) VLAN
1 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (16.67%) WCF
3 3 (16.67%) WPF
3 3 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Scrum
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Altiris
4 1 (5.56%) FalconStor
4 1 (5.56%) CommVault
4 1 (5.56%) HP
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