The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Architect
Rank 97 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.77% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.81% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1122 988 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.14% 94.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 968 894 773
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Architect
East of England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 2 £48,500 -3.00%
Senior Architect
East of England

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (56.52%) SOA
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) C#
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (26.09%) WCF
5 6 (26.09%) Workflow
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) WinForms
5 6 (26.09%) Document Management
5 6 (26.09%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) N-Tier
6 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
6 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
7 4 (17.39%) LINQ
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) Subversion
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 4 (17.39%) IBM
8 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (13.04%) Internet

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 4 (17.39%) Subversion
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
1 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
2 6 (26.09%) WCF
2 6 (26.09%) WinForms
3 4 (17.39%) LINQ
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (8.70%) WPF
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware
6 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
6 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.04%) Web 2.0
2 3 (13.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) SOA
2 6 (26.09%) Workflow
2 6 (26.09%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) Document Management
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
3 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) AOP
5 3 (13.04%) Data Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Cincom