The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 62 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 32 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.75% 1.44% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 1.88% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 26
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -25.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £49,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £62,500 £83,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
924 800 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.38% 76.85% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 777 726 611
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Technical Architecture
East of England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Luton +7 21 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Bedford -7 8 £46,750 -15.00%
Dunstable - 1 £50,500 -
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 38 (56.72%) SQL Server
1 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 33 (49.25%) Scrum
3 30 (44.78%) C#
3 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
3 30 (44.78%) .NET
4 25 (37.31%) Project Management
4 25 (37.31%) Software Engineering
5 24 (35.82%) WCF
5 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET
6 23 (34.33%) SQL
6 23 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (32.84%) Multithreading
7 22 (32.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (32.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (32.84%) Subversion
7 22 (32.84%) .NET Framework
7 22 (32.84%) T-SQL
7 22 (32.84%) Visual Studio
7 22 (32.84%) WinForms
7 22 (32.84%) Relational Database
8 21 (31.34%) Product Management
9 20 (29.85%) Business Analysis
10 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
11 17 (25.37%) TDD
12 16 (23.88%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (23.88%) VMware
13 15 (22.39%) Citrix
13 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 14 (20.90%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.91%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) SAN
2 1 (1.49%) LAN
2 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (56.72%) SQL Server
2 22 (32.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (32.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 22 (32.84%) Subversion
1 22 (32.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (59.70%) Architect
2 25 (37.31%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (22.39%) Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Server Support
5 7 (10.45%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.97%) SharePoint Architect
8 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.97%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (5.97%) .NET Team Leader
8 4 (5.97%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (5.97%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.99%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) .NET
2 24 (35.82%) WCF
2 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET
3 22 (32.84%) .NET Framework
3 22 (32.84%) WinForms
4 10 (14.93%) LINQ
5 9 (13.43%) Middleware
6 8 (11.94%) ADO.NET
6 8 (11.94%) WPF
6 8 (11.94%) Silverlight
6 8 (11.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (11.94%) LINQ to SQL
7 7 (10.45%) HTML
8 4 (5.97%) CSS
8 4 (5.97%) Web Services
8 4 (5.97%) HTML5
8 4 (5.97%) jQuery
8 4 (5.97%) Ajax
8 4 (5.97%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.49%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.49%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (1.49%) Celerra
2 1 (1.49%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.49%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) UNIX
3 1 (1.49%) AIX
3 1 (1.49%) Solaris
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Scrum
2 25 (37.31%) Project Management
2 25 (37.31%) Software Engineering
3 23 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (32.84%) Multithreading
5 21 (31.34%) Product Management
6 20 (29.85%) Business Analysis
7 17 (25.37%) TDD
8 16 (23.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (20.90%) Load Balancing
9 14 (20.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (17.91%) E-Commerce
11 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (13.43%) Domain-Driven Design
12 9 (13.43%) OOD
12 9 (13.43%) SOA
12 9 (13.43%) OO
13 6 (8.96%) Matrix Management
13 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) C#
2 23 (34.33%) SQL
3 22 (32.84%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
5 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.49%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) VCAP
1 1 (1.49%) NCDA
1 1 (1.49%) NCIE
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.49%) MCTS
1 1 (1.49%) MCITP
1 1 (1.49%) MCSE
1 1 (1.49%) CISSP
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
1 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) SRDF
3 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.49%) XenApp
3 1 (1.49%) XenServer
3 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.88%) VMware
3 15 (22.39%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) Symantec
4 2 (2.99%) NetApp
4 2 (2.99%) EMC
5 1 (1.49%) Veeam
5 1 (1.49%) Brocade
5 1 (1.49%) PlateSpin
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Dell
5 1 (1.49%) Sun
5 1 (1.49%) StorageTek
5 1 (1.49%) Veritas
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