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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank 82 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 7 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.78% 0.18% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.20% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 20
Median salary £42,500 - £42,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.39%
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
827 977 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.58% 87.23% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 746 822 875
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +8 3 £42,500 -
Luton - 3 £65,000 -
Software Architecture
East of England

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 13 (76.47%) C#
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
5 6 (35.29%) SOLID
6 5 (29.41%) CMS
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) SEO
7 4 (23.53%) SOA
8 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
1 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) CMS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) COM
7 1 (5.88%) CSS
7 1 (5.88%) DHTML
7 1 (5.88%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) Web Development
3 6 (35.29%) BDD
3 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) SOLID
3 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
5 4 (23.53%) SEO
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) API Development
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) System Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) HND
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore