The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 81 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 14 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.27% 3.16% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 3.94% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 10
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £96,250 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Technical 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
949 938 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.19% 80.17% 78.21%
Number of salaries quoted 812 821 766
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 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 +4 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Luton -14 4 £75,000 +114.28%
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) SLA
4 4 (25.00%) DHCP
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Intel
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) LANDesk
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 3 (18.75%) WCF
5 3 (18.75%) NServiceBus
5 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) NServiceBus
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Architect
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (18.75%) WCF
3 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Learning Management System
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Time Management
4 3 (18.75%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (12.50%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) API Design
6 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
6 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Intel
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
1 4 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft