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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 66 77 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 33 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.86% 1.31% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 1.70% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 26
Average salary £46,750 £56,250 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.88% -27.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £49,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £62,500 £81,250
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
915 823 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.29% 76.77% 74.66%
Number of salaries quoted 775 749 597
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +5 22 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Bedford -5 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 25 July 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 42 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 42 (58.33%) Windows
2 36 (50.00%) Scrum
3 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
4 33 (45.83%) C#
4 33 (45.83%) .NET
5 27 (37.50%) Project Management
5 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 27 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 26 (36.11%) WCF
7 25 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (34.72%) SQL
8 24 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 24 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 24 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 24 (33.33%) Multithreading
8 24 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (33.33%) Subversion
8 24 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 23 (31.94%) WinForms
9 23 (31.94%) Product Management
10 22 (30.56%) Business Analysis
11 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
12 19 (26.39%) TDD
13 17 (23.61%) Enterprise Architecture
13 17 (23.61%) VMware
14 16 (22.22%) Citrix
14 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) LAN
1 2 (2.78%) WAN
1 2 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 24 (33.33%) Subversion
1 24 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Banking
2 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Architect
2 28 (38.89%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (20.83%) Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Server Support
5 7 (9.72%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Architect
8 4 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.56%) .NET Team Leader
8 4 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (5.56%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.56%) SharePoint Architect
9 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.83%) .NET
2 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 26 (36.11%) WCF
4 24 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 23 (31.94%) WinForms
6 11 (15.28%) LINQ
7 9 (12.50%) Silverlight
7 9 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
7 9 (12.50%) Middleware
7 9 (12.50%) ADO.NET
8 8 (11.11%) WPF
8 8 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (9.72%) HTML
10 5 (6.94%) Web Services
11 4 (5.56%) CSS
11 4 (5.56%) Ajax
11 4 (5.56%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 4 (5.56%) HTML5
11 4 (5.56%) jQuery
12 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.39%) Symmetrix
2 1 (1.39%) Celerra
2 1 (1.39%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 42 (58.33%) Windows
2 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) AIX
3 1 (1.39%) Solaris
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Scrum
2 27 (37.50%) Project Management
2 27 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 25 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 23 (31.94%) Product Management
6 22 (30.56%) Business Analysis
7 19 (26.39%) TDD
8 17 (23.61%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (20.83%) Load Balancing
9 15 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
11 11 (15.28%) OOD
11 11 (15.28%) OO
11 11 (15.28%) Domain-Driven Design
12 10 (13.89%) SOA
12 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (8.33%) Matrix Management
14 5 (6.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) C#
2 25 (34.72%) SQL
3 24 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.39%) Perl
5 1 (1.39%) Delphi
5 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.39%) AWK
5 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) MCSE
1 1 (1.39%) CISSP
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.39%) MCTS
1 1 (1.39%) MCITP
1 1 (1.39%) NCDA
1 1 (1.39%) NCIE
1 1 (1.39%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
1 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.39%) XenApp
3 1 (1.39%) XenServer
3 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.39%) SRDF
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.61%) VMware
3 16 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (2.78%) NetApp
4 2 (2.78%) EMC
4 2 (2.78%) Symantec
5 1 (1.39%) Brocade
5 1 (1.39%) PlateSpin
5 1 (1.39%) Veeam
5 1 (1.39%) StorageTek
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas
5 1 (1.39%) Sun
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) Dell
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