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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 77 71 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 23 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.00% 2.30% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.82% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 15
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 £52,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £84,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,553 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.01% -6.26%
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
929 781 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.71% 81.69% 76.51%
Number of salaries quoted 754 716 716
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +9 16 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Bedford -15 6 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Technical Architecture
East of England

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 26 (45.61%) Enterprise Architecture
2 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
3 22 (38.60%) .NET
3 22 (38.60%) C#
3 22 (38.60%) Windows
3 22 (38.60%) E-Commerce
3 22 (38.60%) People Management
4 21 (36.84%) Scrum
5 17 (29.82%) Project Management
5 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
5 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
6 15 (26.32%) WCF
6 15 (26.32%) SQL
6 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
8 13 (22.81%) WinForms
8 13 (22.81%) Subversion
8 13 (22.81%) Multithreading
8 13 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
8 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
8 13 (22.81%) Relational Database
9 12 (21.05%) Product Management
10 11 (19.30%) Business Analysis
11 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (15.79%) TDD
12 9 (15.79%) VMware
13 8 (14.04%) Citrix

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (22.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Subversion
1 13 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Banking
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Architect
2 17 (29.82%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Architect
4 14 (24.56%) Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Server Support
6 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Architect
6 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) .NET
2 15 (26.32%) WCF
2 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
4 13 (22.81%) WinForms
5 7 (12.28%) HTML
6 6 (10.53%) Middleware
6 6 (10.53%) LINQ
7 4 (7.02%) ADO.NET
7 4 (7.02%) CSS
7 4 (7.02%) Web Services
7 4 (7.02%) Ajax
7 4 (7.02%) WPF
7 4 (7.02%) Silverlight
7 4 (7.02%) jQuery
7 4 (7.02%) HTML5
7 4 (7.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (7.02%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.75%) Symmetrix
2 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.75%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (1.75%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
3 1 (1.75%) AIX
3 1 (1.75%) Solaris
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Enterprise Architecture
2 22 (38.60%) E-Commerce
2 22 (38.60%) People Management
3 21 (36.84%) Scrum
4 17 (29.82%) Project Management
4 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
5 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (22.81%) Multithreading
7 12 (21.05%) Product Management
8 11 (19.30%) Business Analysis
9 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.79%) TDD
11 7 (12.28%) Load Balancing
11 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.28%) Line Management
11 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.28%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (7.02%) OO
12 4 (7.02%) OOD
12 4 (7.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) C#
2 15 (26.32%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) AWK
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.75%) MCSE
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.75%) MCTS
1 1 (1.75%) MCITP
1 1 (1.75%) VCAP
1 1 (1.75%) NCDA
1 1 (1.75%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) SRDF
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) XenServer
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) VMware
3 8 (14.04%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Symantec
4 2 (3.51%) EMC
4 2 (3.51%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) StorageTek
5 1 (1.75%) Veritas
5 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Dell
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) Sun
5 1 (1.75%) PlateSpin
5 1 (1.75%) Brocade
5 1 (1.75%) Veeam
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago