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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 37 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 20 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.93% 1.72% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.23% 1.74% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 1
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -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
321 288 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.25% 99.31% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 312 263 162
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 24 October 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (82.76%) Scrum
4 23 (79.31%) TDD
5 22 (75.86%) C#
6 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
7 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
8 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
8 13 (44.83%) WCF
8 13 (44.83%) WPF
9 10 (34.48%) SQL
9 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
10 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
11 7 (24.14%) MVC
12 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
13 5 (17.24%) User Stories
13 5 (17.24%) Project Management
13 5 (17.24%) CSS
13 5 (17.24%) HTML
13 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
14 4 (13.79%) HTTP
14 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
14 4 (13.79%) Capita
14 4 (13.79%) Matrix Management
15 3 (10.34%) Finance
16 2 (6.90%) Windows

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Moq
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 13 (44.83%) WCF
3 13 (44.83%) WPF
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 1 (3.45%) WinForms
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
6 1 (3.45%) LINQ
6 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) Scrum
3 23 (79.31%) TDD
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) User Stories
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (13.79%) Matrix Management
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) OOD
7 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.45%) Product Management
7 1 (3.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Capita
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