The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 97 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 1.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £54,250 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
Senior 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
1118 919 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.80% 94.55% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 940 838 902
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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 -15 1 £48,500 -5.36%
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 10 (58.82%) SOA
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Workflow
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Document Management
4 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) IBM
6 3 (17.65%) Big Data
6 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
6 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Information Assurance
6 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) WinForms
6 3 (17.65%) Web 2.0
6 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) WCF
6 3 (17.65%) LINQ
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) SharePoint

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) WinForms
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
2 3 (17.65%) LINQ
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
1 3 (17.65%) Web 2.0
2 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) SOA
2 6 (35.29%) Workflow
2 6 (35.29%) Document Management
3 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
3 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Information Assurance
3 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) AOP
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Cincom
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle