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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 87 64 101
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 2 44 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 3.75% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 4.48% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 40 6
Average salary £78,750 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £35,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
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
946 982 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.94% 83.65% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 703 906 850
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £33,175
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
1 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 5 (45.45%) FMCG
3 5 (45.45%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) NServiceBus
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (9.09%) Finance

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (18.18%) NServiceBus
2 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Head of Architecture
1 5 (45.45%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
1 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle