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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 80 73 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 13 36 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.18% 3.04% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 3.79% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 5
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £52,316 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +5.76%
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
953 951 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.40% 80.32% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 759 865 791
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +9 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Luton -5 3 £70,000 +100.00%
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (35.29%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) MS Office
5 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) SLA
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Intel
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
5 4 (23.53%) Back Office
5 4 (23.53%) LANDesk
5 4 (23.53%) FMCG
5 4 (23.53%) Coaching
5 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (17.65%) NServiceBus
6 3 (17.65%) WCF
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) Time Management
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (17.65%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Head of Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) FMCG
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) B2B
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Intel
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
1 4 (23.53%) LANDesk
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft