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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 77 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 23 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.13% 1.40% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.46% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 6
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
1042 891 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.48% 95.70% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 907 804 867
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £53,000 £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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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 +14 21 £60,000 - 1
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 29 (93.55%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
3 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (74.19%) Scrum
5 22 (70.97%) C#
5 22 (70.97%) TDD
6 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
7 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
8 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
8 12 (38.71%) WCF
8 12 (38.71%) WPF
9 10 (32.26%) SQL
9 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
10 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
10 8 (25.81%) MVC
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (19.35%) CSS
12 6 (19.35%) HTML
12 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
13 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
13 5 (16.13%) Project Management
13 5 (16.13%) User Stories
14 4 (12.90%) HTTP
14 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (12.90%) Capita
14 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
14 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (12.90%) Matrix Management
15 3 (9.68%) Finance
15 3 (9.68%) SharePoint

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Moq
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) .NET
2 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) WCF
3 12 (38.71%) WPF
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (19.35%) CSS
5 6 (19.35%) HTML
6 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
6 1 (3.23%) LINQ
6 1 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
6 1 (3.23%) WinForms
6 1 (3.23%) Web Services
6 1 (3.23%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) XSLT
6 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) CESG
1 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) Scrum
3 22 (70.97%) TDD
4 8 (25.81%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) User Stories
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Matrix Management
7 2 (6.45%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Line Management
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.23%) Product Management
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) OOD
8 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.23%) MCITP
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) vCloud
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Capita
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
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