The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 97 103 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.37% 8.90% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.80% 9.36% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 92 99 50
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1243 1100 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.45% 95.07% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 964 835
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Architect
East of England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bedford +10 48 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Luton -9 43 £75,000 +36.36% 7
Dunstable +4 1 £51,500 -5.50%
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 102 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 96 (57.14%) .NET
3 87 (51.79%) C#
4 75 (44.64%) SQL Server
5 70 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 69 (41.07%) TDD
7 63 (37.50%) Scrum
8 61 (36.31%) SOA
9 54 (32.14%) N-Tier
10 52 (30.95%) SharePoint
11 51 (30.36%) Project Management
11 51 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 50 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
13 49 (29.17%) WCF
13 49 (29.17%) Relational Database
14 48 (28.57%) Software Engineering
15 47 (27.98%) Technical Architecture
16 46 (27.38%) Business Analysis
16 46 (27.38%) SQL
17 43 (25.60%) Visual Studio
17 43 (25.60%) Web Services
17 43 (25.60%) Product Management
18 40 (23.81%) Windows
19 36 (21.43%) T-SQL
20 34 (20.24%) .NET Framework
21 33 (19.64%) Subversion
22 31 (18.45%) MVC
22 31 (18.45%) OO
23 30 (17.86%) XML
23 30 (17.86%) WinForms

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 52 (30.95%) SharePoint
2 28 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (5.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (4.17%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.38%) SAS
8 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.19%) Node.js
8 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.19%) Lync
9 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) IIS
9 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (17.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.95%) MS Office
3 4 (2.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) HFM
1 2 (1.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.31%) Internet
2 13 (7.74%) LAN
2 13 (7.74%) WAN
3 12 (7.14%) HTTP
4 7 (4.17%) Firewall
5 4 (2.38%) VPN
5 4 (2.38%) DNS
5 4 (2.38%) Wireless
6 3 (1.79%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.19%) 3GPP
7 2 (1.19%) SAN
8 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.60%) DMZ
8 1 (0.60%) VoIP
8 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.60%) DHCP
8 1 (0.60%) Network Security
8 1 (0.60%) WEP
8 1 (0.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 49 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 30 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.38%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.38%) DataStage
5 3 (1.79%) Big Data
6 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.19%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.19%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.19%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.60%) MS Access
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (25.60%) Visual Studio
3 33 (19.64%) Subversion
4 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (13.10%) Finance
2 8 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.98%) Legal
4 3 (1.79%) Retail
5 2 (1.19%) Marketing
5 2 (1.19%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Front Office
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (57.14%) .NET
2 70 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 49 (29.17%) WCF
4 43 (25.60%) Web Services
5 34 (20.24%) .NET Framework
6 30 (17.86%) XML
6 30 (17.86%) WinForms
7 28 (16.67%) HTML
8 22 (13.10%) CSS
8 22 (13.10%) WPF
9 20 (11.90%) Silverlight
10 19 (11.31%) Middleware
10 19 (11.31%) LINQ
11 16 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (9.52%) ADO.NET
11 16 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (9.52%) LINQ to SQL
12 10 (5.95%) Ajax
12 10 (5.95%) jQuery
12 10 (5.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 54 (32.14%) N-Tier
2 18 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.76%) Open Source
4 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.19%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.19%) Statistics
6 1 (0.60%) EFT
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.60%) PKI
6 1 (0.60%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 40 (23.81%) Windows
2 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
2 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.60%) VMS
2 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (41.07%) TDD
2 63 (37.50%) Scrum
3 61 (36.31%) SOA
4 51 (30.36%) Project Management
5 50 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 47 (27.98%) Technical Architecture
8 46 (27.38%) Business Analysis
9 43 (25.60%) Product Management
10 31 (18.45%) MVC
10 31 (18.45%) OO
11 30 (17.86%) Multithreading
12 29 (17.26%) Domain-Driven Design
13 26 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (14.29%) OOD
15 20 (11.90%) Unit Testing
15 20 (11.90%) Change Management
16 18 (10.71%) AOP
17 17 (10.12%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 87 (51.79%) C#
2 46 (27.38%) SQL
3 36 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 23 (13.69%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.14%) Java
6 4 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.79%) Delphi
7 3 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.79%) XPath
8 2 (1.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (4.76%) MCSE
1 8 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.17%) CCNP
3 5 (2.98%) MCSA
4 4 (2.38%) CCNA
5 3 (1.79%) CCDP
5 3 (1.79%) Degree
5 3 (1.79%) HP AIS
5 3 (1.79%) HP ASE
5 3 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.19%) MCP
6 2 (1.19%) CCSP
6 2 (1.19%) CCDA
6 2 (1.19%) CCIP
7 1 (0.60%) NCDA
7 1 (0.60%) VCAP
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.19%) vSphere
3 2 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) MOM
1 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 102 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.10%) Oracle
3 14 (8.33%) Cisco
4 13 (7.74%) VMware
5 7 (4.17%) HP
5 7 (4.17%) SAP
6 5 (2.98%) EMC
6 5 (2.98%) NetApp
7 4 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.19%) IBM
8 2 (1.19%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.19%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.19%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.19%) hybris
9 1 (0.60%) Lotus
9 1 (0.60%) Citrix
9 1 (0.60%) Symantec
9 1 (0.60%) McAfee
9 1 (0.60%) Clearswift
9 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: US$45000 - US$50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton, London, South East, UK
easyJet
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyJet
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Bupa, No travel!
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago