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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 31 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 72 55 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.06% 4.73% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.35% 4.91% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 53
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,550 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £70,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.30%
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
979 1120 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.98% 96.22% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 865 965 892
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,500
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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Luton +19 21 £70,000 - 1
Bedford -1 21 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Dunstable -10 4 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 58 (36.25%) .NET
1 58 (36.25%) Microsoft
2 39 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.63%) Scrum
4 30 (18.75%) C#
4 30 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 29 (18.13%) E-Commerce
6 26 (16.25%) Oracle
7 25 (15.63%) SQL Server
8 24 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 23 (14.38%) SOA
9 23 (14.38%) MVC
9 23 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (14.38%) SDLC
10 21 (13.13%) HTML
11 19 (11.88%) Finance
12 18 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (11.25%) JavaScript
12 18 (11.25%) Web Services
12 18 (11.25%) CSS
12 18 (11.25%) Mentoring
12 18 (11.25%) Degree
13 17 (10.63%) QA
14 16 (10.00%) SQL
15 15 (9.38%) Java
16 14 (8.75%) XML
16 14 (8.75%) Cisco
16 14 (8.75%) Asset Management
16 14 (8.75%) Enterprise Architecture
17 13 (8.13%) Altiris

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 12 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.38%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (3.75%) CMS
4 5 (3.13%) LiveLink
4 5 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.13%) Documentum
5 4 (2.50%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.88%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.25%) Lync
7 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.63%) Node.js
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.00%) SaaS
2 7 (4.38%) PaaS
2 7 (4.38%) Office 365
3 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.63%) Heroku
5 1 (0.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.63%) WAN
2 8 (5.00%) Network Security
3 7 (4.38%) LAN
4 6 (3.75%) Internet
5 4 (2.50%) MPLS
6 2 (1.25%) Firewall
6 2 (1.25%) VLAN
6 2 (1.25%) SMTP
6 2 (1.25%) HTTP
6 2 (1.25%) SAN
6 2 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (6.88%) Visual Studio
1 11 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.25%) LoadRunner
3 8 (5.00%) NUnit
3 8 (5.00%) Subversion
3 8 (5.00%) Selenium
3 8 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 8 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) JDeveloper
General
1 19 (11.88%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Marketing
3 6 (3.75%) Retail
4 3 (1.88%) Front Office
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (36.25%) .NET
2 30 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 23 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (13.13%) HTML
5 18 (11.25%) CSS
5 18 (11.25%) Web Services
6 14 (8.75%) XML
7 13 (8.13%) WCF
8 12 (7.50%) jQuery
9 9 (5.63%) XSLT
9 9 (5.63%) WSDL
9 9 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (5.63%) Entity Framework
10 8 (5.00%) Ninject
10 8 (5.00%) REST
10 8 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (5.00%) NLog
10 8 (5.00%) Ajax
11 5 (3.13%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 8 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.75%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.25%) Statistics
4 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.63%) User Experience
5 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.13%) Windows
1 5 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (1.25%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.25%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.63%) Scrum
3 29 (18.13%) E-Commerce
4 23 (14.38%) SOA
4 23 (14.38%) MVC
4 23 (14.38%) SDLC
5 18 (11.25%) Mentoring
5 18 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (8.75%) Asset Management
6 14 (8.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (8.13%) ITIL
8 12 (7.50%) TOGAF
8 12 (7.50%) TDD
9 11 (6.88%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (5.63%) Test Strategy
11 9 (5.63%) Web Development
11 9 (5.63%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.75%) C#
2 18 (11.25%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.00%) SQL
4 15 (9.38%) Java
5 10 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.63%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.88%) C++
8 2 (1.25%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.63%) SOQL
9 1 (0.63%) SOSL
9 1 (0.63%) XQuery
9 1 (0.63%) VB6
9 1 (0.63%) XPath
9 1 (0.63%) C
9 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (11.25%) Degree
2 9 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (5.63%) CCNP
3 8 (5.00%) CCDP
4 3 (1.88%) HND
4 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.25%) MCSE
5 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.63%) CCDE
6 1 (0.63%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) QA
2 5 (3.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.25%) vSphere
2 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 58 (36.25%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.25%) Oracle
3 14 (8.75%) Cisco
4 13 (8.13%) Altiris
5 11 (6.88%) VMware
5 11 (6.88%) HP
6 8 (5.00%) Juniper
6 8 (5.00%) F5
7 5 (3.13%) TIBCO
7 5 (3.13%) webMethods
7 5 (3.13%) OpenText
8 3 (1.88%) SAP
9 2 (1.25%) Sybase
10 1 (0.63%) CommVault
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.63%) Teradata
10 1 (0.63%) MapR
10 1 (0.63%) FalconStor
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