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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 73 93 79
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 21 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.93% 0.69% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 0.73% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 15
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £54,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-1.60% -
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
1036 1102 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.22% 95.41% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 900 973 940
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 £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 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 6 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
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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 +15 7 £72,500 +20.83%
Luton - 2 £75,000 -
Technical Architect
East of England

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 32 (69.57%) .NET
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 23 (50.00%) Scrum
4 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (45.65%) E-Commerce
6 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
6 19 (41.30%) C#
7 17 (36.96%) SDLC
8 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
9 14 (30.43%) Web Services
10 13 (28.26%) MVC
10 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
11 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
11 12 (26.09%) XML
11 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
12 11 (23.91%) CSS
12 11 (23.91%) HTML
12 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
12 11 (23.91%) TDD
12 11 (23.91%) WCF
13 10 (21.74%) Data Integration
13 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
13 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
14 9 (19.57%) Entity Framework
14 9 (19.57%) jQuery
14 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (19.57%) Web Development
15 8 (17.39%) Selenium
15 8 (17.39%) Degree

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Documentum
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) LiveLink
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) MPLS
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) VLAN
2 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.35%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) SMTP
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (17.39%) NUnit
3 8 (17.39%) Subversion
3 8 (17.39%) Selenium
3 8 (17.39%) TeamCity
3 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (69.57%) .NET
2 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 14 (30.43%) Web Services
4 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (26.09%) XML
6 11 (23.91%) CSS
6 11 (23.91%) WCF
6 11 (23.91%) HTML
7 9 (19.57%) jQuery
7 9 (19.57%) Entity Framework
8 8 (17.39%) Ninject
8 8 (17.39%) REST
8 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 8 (17.39%) XSLT
8 8 (17.39%) WSDL
8 8 (17.39%) Ajax
8 8 (17.39%) NLog
9 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
10 3 (6.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Data Integration
2 5 (10.87%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Scrum
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (45.65%) E-Commerce
4 17 (36.96%) SDLC
5 13 (28.26%) MVC
6 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 11 (23.91%) TDD
8 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
9 9 (19.57%) Web Development
10 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (17.39%) Kanban
11 5 (10.87%) OO
11 5 (10.87%) SOA
12 4 (8.70%) ETL
12 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
13 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
14 2 (4.35%) IT Governance
14 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (4.35%) DevOps
14 2 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) C#
2 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) Sybase
4 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.35%) webMethods
4 2 (4.35%) OpenText
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Altiris
5 1 (2.17%) FalconStor
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) CommVault