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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 82 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 16 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.52% 1.03% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.07% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 13
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £51,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
1005 1118 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.53% 96.13% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 886 966 903
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,150
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 5 £75,000 +25.00%
Luton - 2 £75,000 - 1
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (73.68%) .NET
2 21 (55.26%) Scrum
3 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 18 (47.37%) E-Commerce
5 17 (44.74%) SDLC
6 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 15 (39.47%) C#
7 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
8 12 (31.58%) Web Services
8 12 (31.58%) MVC
8 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
10 10 (26.32%) CSS
10 10 (26.32%) XML
10 10 (26.32%) HTML
10 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
10 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (26.32%) TDD
10 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
10 10 (26.32%) WCF
10 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
11 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
11 9 (23.68%) Web Development
11 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (23.68%) jQuery
12 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (21.05%) Kanban
12 8 (21.05%) TeamCity
12 8 (21.05%) Git (software)

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Documentum
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) LiveLink
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) MPLS
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) VLAN
2 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) SMTP
2 2 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
2 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (21.05%) NUnit
3 8 (21.05%) Subversion
3 8 (21.05%) Selenium
3 8 (21.05%) TeamCity
3 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
3 12 (31.58%) Web Services
3 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (26.32%) HTML
4 10 (26.32%) WCF
4 10 (26.32%) XML
4 10 (26.32%) CSS
5 9 (23.68%) Entity Framework
5 9 (23.68%) jQuery
6 8 (21.05%) NLog
6 8 (21.05%) Ninject
6 8 (21.05%) REST
6 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 8 (21.05%) XSLT
6 8 (21.05%) WSDL
6 8 (21.05%) Ajax
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Scrum
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (47.37%) E-Commerce
4 17 (44.74%) SDLC
5 12 (31.58%) MVC
6 10 (26.32%) TDD
6 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 9 (23.68%) Web Development
8 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (21.05%) Kanban
9 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) OO
9 3 (7.89%) SOA
10 2 (5.26%) ETL
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
10 2 (5.26%) IT Governance
10 2 (5.26%) Document Management
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Sybase
3 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.26%) webMethods
3 2 (5.26%) OpenText
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Altiris
4 1 (2.63%) FalconStor
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) CommVault