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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 23 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 81 81 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.36% 7.96% 7.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.87% 8.23% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 61 68 80
Average salary £62,500 £59,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.93% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +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
913 984 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.22% 96.76% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 824 863 1001
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +9 44 £62,500 +5.93%
Dunstable 0 6 £67,500 +8.00%
Luton -15 2 £86,000 +47.00% 3
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 73 (50.00%) .NET
2 71 (48.63%) Microsoft
3 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (39.73%) C#
5 52 (35.62%) Scrum
6 45 (30.82%) TDD
7 40 (27.40%) SQL Server
8 38 (26.03%) WCF
9 35 (23.97%) Oracle
10 34 (23.29%) Visual Studio
11 33 (22.60%) ASP.NET
11 33 (22.60%) WPF
12 32 (21.92%) Oracle Database
13 26 (17.81%) SQL
14 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
14 24 (16.44%) Matrix Management
15 21 (14.38%) Silverlight
16 19 (13.01%) Finance
16 19 (13.01%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (13.01%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (12.33%) Technical Architecture
18 17 (11.64%) MVC
19 15 (10.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 15 (10.27%) HP
19 15 (10.27%) LoadRunner
19 15 (10.27%) Shell Script
19 15 (10.27%) Project Management
19 15 (10.27%) E-Commerce
19 15 (10.27%) Java
20 14 (9.59%) Non-Functional Testing

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 5 (3.42%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.42%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.37%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.37%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.68%) Node.js
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) VPN
2 1 (0.68%) DNS
2 1 (0.68%) DMZ
2 1 (0.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) VLAN
2 1 (0.68%) LAN
2 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 32 (21.92%) Oracle Database
3 19 (13.01%) Oracle Database 10g
3 19 (13.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (23.29%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.27%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.37%) Subversion
3 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.68%) Moq
4 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 19 (13.01%) Finance
2 3 (2.05%) Marketing
3 2 (1.37%) Automotive
3 2 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Billing
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (50.00%) .NET
2 38 (26.03%) WCF
3 33 (22.60%) WPF
3 33 (22.60%) ASP.NET
4 21 (14.38%) Silverlight
5 15 (10.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (8.90%) HTML
7 12 (8.22%) CSS
8 4 (2.74%) jQuery
9 3 (2.05%) Middleware
9 3 (2.05%) LINQ
9 3 (2.05%) XML
9 3 (2.05%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (1.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (1.37%) ADO.NET
10 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (1.37%) WinForms
10 2 (1.37%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.68%) CESG
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.37%) UNIX
3 1 (0.68%) Android
3 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (35.62%) Scrum
3 45 (30.82%) TDD
4 24 (16.44%) Matrix Management
5 18 (12.33%) Technical Architecture
6 17 (11.64%) MVC
7 15 (10.27%) Project Management
7 15 (10.27%) E-Commerce
8 14 (9.59%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (8.90%) Test Strategy
9 13 (8.90%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (8.22%) Performance Testing
11 11 (7.53%) ITIL
12 10 (6.85%) SOA
12 10 (6.85%) Business Analysis
12 10 (6.85%) People Management
13 7 (4.79%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (4.79%) TOGAF
14 6 (4.11%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (39.73%) C#
2 26 (17.81%) SQL
3 15 (10.27%) Shell Script
3 15 (10.27%) Java
4 13 (8.90%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.90%) PL/SQL
5 11 (7.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (3.42%) CCNP
1 5 (3.42%) CCDP
1 5 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.37%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.68%) Degree
3 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.42%) SLA
2 5 (3.42%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.68%) MOM
Vendors
1 71 (48.63%) Microsoft
2 35 (23.97%) Oracle
3 15 (10.27%) HP
4 8 (5.48%) SAP
4 8 (5.48%) Altiris
5 6 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.42%) Juniper
6 5 (3.42%) Cisco
6 5 (3.42%) F5
7 4 (2.74%) VMware
7 4 (2.74%) Capita
7 4 (2.74%) IBM
8 2 (1.37%) Cincom
9 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.68%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.68%) Sencha
9 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.68%) webMethods
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