The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 23 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 94 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.63% 5.48% 5.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.08% 5.75% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 48 55
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -2.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £48,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,100 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1035 1131 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.04% 95.28% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 893 1004 947
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Architect
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +19 33 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Luton -1 21 £75,000 -
Dunstable +4 9 £76,750 +15.84%
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 64 (33.68%) .NET
2 62 (32.63%) Microsoft
3 43 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (19.47%) Scrum
5 35 (18.42%) E-Commerce
5 35 (18.42%) Oracle
5 35 (18.42%) C#
6 31 (16.32%) ASP.NET
7 30 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 29 (15.26%) SDLC
9 26 (13.68%) MS Excel
9 26 (13.68%) SOA
10 24 (12.63%) MVC
10 24 (12.63%) Finance
10 24 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (11.58%) HTML
12 21 (11.05%) Altiris
13 20 (10.53%) QA
13 20 (10.53%) ITIL
14 19 (10.00%) CSS
14 19 (10.00%) Web Services
14 19 (10.00%) JavaScript
15 18 (9.47%) SQL
15 18 (9.47%) Degree
15 18 (9.47%) Mentoring
16 17 (8.95%) Java
17 16 (8.42%) HP
18 15 (7.89%) LoadRunner
18 15 (7.89%) XML
18 15 (7.89%) TOGAF

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.21%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.16%) CMS
4 5 (2.63%) LiveLink
4 5 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.63%) Documentum
5 4 (2.11%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.58%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.05%) Lync
7 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 26 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.05%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.21%) SaaS
2 7 (3.68%) PaaS
3 5 (2.63%) Office 365
4 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.53%) Heroku
6 1 (0.53%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.74%) WAN
2 8 (4.21%) Internet
3 7 (3.68%) LAN
3 7 (3.68%) Network Security
4 4 (2.11%) MPLS
5 2 (1.05%) Firewall
5 2 (1.05%) VLAN
5 2 (1.05%) SMTP
5 2 (1.05%) HTTP
5 2 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.05%) SAN
6 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.37%) Oracle Database
3 12 (6.32%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (7.89%) LoadRunner
2 12 (6.32%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.21%) NUnit
4 8 (4.21%) Subversion
4 8 (4.21%) Selenium
4 8 (4.21%) TeamCity
4 8 (4.21%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (12.63%) Finance
2 7 (3.68%) Marketing
3 6 (3.16%) Retail
4 3 (1.58%) Front Office
5 2 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
6 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (33.68%) .NET
2 31 (16.32%) ASP.NET
3 24 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (11.58%) HTML
5 19 (10.00%) CSS
5 19 (10.00%) Web Services
6 15 (7.89%) XML
6 15 (7.89%) WCF
7 11 (5.79%) jQuery
8 10 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (4.21%) AngularJS
9 8 (4.21%) Entity Framework
9 8 (4.21%) Ninject
9 8 (4.21%) REST
9 8 (4.21%) NLog
9 8 (4.21%) Ajax
9 8 (4.21%) XSLT
9 8 (4.21%) WSDL
10 6 (3.16%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 9 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.21%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.21%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.16%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.05%) Statistics
5 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.53%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.79%) Windows
2 5 (2.63%) Linux
3 3 (1.58%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.05%) UNIX
4 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.47%) Scrum
3 35 (18.42%) E-Commerce
4 29 (15.26%) SDLC
5 26 (13.68%) SOA
6 24 (12.63%) MVC
7 20 (10.53%) ITIL
8 18 (9.47%) Mentoring
9 15 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
9 15 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (7.89%) TOGAF
10 14 (7.37%) TDD
10 14 (7.37%) Asset Management
11 13 (6.84%) Software Engineering
11 13 (6.84%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (6.32%) Performance Testing
12 12 (6.32%) Test Strategy
13 10 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (4.74%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (4.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (18.42%) C#
2 19 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (9.47%) SQL
4 17 (8.95%) Java
5 12 (6.32%) PL/SQL
5 12 (6.32%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.58%) C++
7 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.53%) SOQL
8 1 (0.53%) SOSL
8 1 (0.53%) VB6
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (9.47%) Degree
2 8 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (4.21%) CCNP
3 7 (3.68%) CCDP
4 3 (1.58%) HND
5 2 (1.05%) MCSE
5 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.05%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) CCDE
6 1 (0.53%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.53%) QA
2 5 (2.63%) SLA
3 4 (2.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.11%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.11%) SCCM
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 62 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 35 (18.42%) Oracle
3 21 (11.05%) Altiris
4 16 (8.42%) HP
5 15 (7.89%) VMware
6 13 (6.84%) Cisco
7 10 (5.26%) TIBCO
8 8 (4.21%) webMethods
9 7 (3.68%) Juniper
9 7 (3.68%) F5
10 5 (2.63%) OpenText
11 4 (2.11%) Citrix
11 4 (2.11%) Sybase
12 1 (0.53%) CommVault
12 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.53%) MapR
12 1 (0.53%) Teradata
12 1 (0.53%) FalconStor
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