Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 50 42
Rank change year-on-year +29 -8 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 20 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 7.78% 2.82% 6.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.94% 2.86% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 30
Bedford median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £60,000 £55,625 £41,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £101,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Permanent vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 252 350 524
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.05% 98.87% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 212 312 486
Bedford median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,350 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Bedford

Architect
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Bedford.

Salary trend for Architect in Bedford

Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Bedford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Bedford

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (45.00%) IT Strategy
3 8 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (40.00%) Office 365
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) SOA
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Migration

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) IT Strategy
1 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) SOA
3 3 (15.00%) BDD
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft