The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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 Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Architect
Rank 98 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Architect 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.43% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £67,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.36%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1112 1016 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.78% 94.86% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 962 922 761
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Architect
East of England

Test Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Architect in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Test Architect
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Architect across the Bedfordshire region.

Test Architect Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Test Architect
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Dunstable - 3 £67,500 -
Test Architect
East of England

Test Architect
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Test Architect in their job title 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 with Test Architect in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) VocaLink

Test Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Test Architect in their job title 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 with Test Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) VocaLink