The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 88 91 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 4 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.37% 1.29% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.60% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 6
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Software Architecture
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
941 936 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.17% 80.34% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 858 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Bedford +19 2 - -
Luton +1 2 - -
Software Architecture
East of England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 6 (75.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) COM
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 5 (62.50%) SEO
4 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) HTTP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Software Architecture also 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 that cited Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Web Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Software Architect
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) COM
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Ninject
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) NLog
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) WSDL
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) SEO
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft