The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 63 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 18 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.96% 1.31% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.35% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 26
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Technical 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
873 963 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.89% 96.98% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 732 861 1070
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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 +17 12 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Luton +8 5 £65,000 +20.37% 3
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 34 (85.00%) C#
2 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (80.00%) Scrum
3 32 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (55.00%) TDD
5 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
6 17 (42.50%) Visual Studio
7 16 (40.00%) WCF
7 16 (40.00%) WPF
8 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (27.50%) Matrix Management
10 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle
10 9 (22.50%) MVC
11 8 (20.00%) HTML
11 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (20.00%) CSS
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
12 7 (17.50%) Silverlight
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (15.00%) SQL
13 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
14 4 (10.00%) Finance
14 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (10.00%) User Stories
15 3 (7.50%) Data Integration

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
3 16 (40.00%) WCF
3 16 (40.00%) WPF
4 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (20.00%) HTML
5 8 (20.00%) CSS
6 7 (17.50%) Silverlight
7 3 (7.50%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (2.50%) XSLT
9 1 (2.50%) Ajax
9 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Scrum
1 32 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) TDD
3 11 (27.50%) Matrix Management
4 9 (22.50%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) User Stories
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) SOA
7 2 (5.00%) ETL
7 2 (5.00%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.50%) Line Management
8 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Product Management
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) C#
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (2.50%) Altiris
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 22 days ago