The median annual salary for an Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Architect
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 61 88 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 10.39% 9.77% 9.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.59% 10.35% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38 72 71
Median salary £55,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.13% +7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,250 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.05% +0.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 576 850 1086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.13% 94.34% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 443 766 920
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Bedfordshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Architect in Bedfordshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Bedfordshire

Architect
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 22 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Dunstable -3 16 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Bedford +18 6 £60,000 -
Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 61 (47.66%) TOGAF
2 52 (40.63%) Oracle
3 47 (36.72%) Retail
4 45 (35.16%) SOA
5 39 (30.47%) Java
6 34 (26.56%) E-Commerce
7 32 (25.00%) CRM
8 30 (23.44%) SAP
9 28 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (21.88%) hybris
10 27 (21.09%) Web Services
11 26 (20.31%) JPA
12 25 (19.53%) EJB
12 25 (19.53%) JDBC
12 25 (19.53%) Servlets
13 24 (18.75%) Data Security
14 23 (17.97%) B2C
14 23 (17.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 22 (17.19%) Microsoft
15 22 (17.19%) Enterprise Architecture
15 22 (17.19%) IT Strategy
16 21 (16.41%) SAP Hybris
16 21 (16.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 21 (16.41%) B2B
17 20 (15.63%) Citrix
17 20 (15.63%) Unix
18 19 (14.84%) JMS
18 19 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (14.84%) Content Management
19 18 (14.06%) Marketing

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (16.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.47%) JBoss
3 5 (3.91%) CMS
4 2 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 21 (16.41%) SAP Hybris
2 14 (10.94%) Unica
3 10 (7.81%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (3.13%) Infor CloudSuite
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.94%) Silverpop
2 8 (6.25%) SaaS
3 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.91%) Office 365
5 4 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) Firewall
2 5 (3.91%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) Network Security
3 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 12 (9.38%) RDBMS
2 12 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.47%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.56%) Big Data
5 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 47 (36.72%) Retail
2 18 (14.06%) Marketing
3 13 (10.16%) Finance
4 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
5 10 (7.81%) Banking
6 6 (4.69%) Front Office
7 4 (3.13%) Back Office
8 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.09%) Web Services
2 26 (20.31%) JPA
3 25 (19.53%) EJB
3 25 (19.53%) JDBC
3 25 (19.53%) Servlets
4 19 (14.84%) JMS
5 14 (10.94%) Java EE
6 12 (9.38%) Spring
7 8 (6.25%) REST
7 8 (6.25%) SOAP
8 5 (3.91%) .NET
9 4 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.13%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.13%) J2EE
10 3 (2.34%) Middleware
11 1 (0.78%) Mason
11 1 (0.78%) Spring MVC
11 1 (0.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.91%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.13%) User Experience
5 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.63%) Unix
2 15 (11.72%) Solaris
3 14 (10.94%) Windows
4 10 (7.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (47.66%) TOGAF
2 45 (35.16%) SOA
3 34 (26.56%) E-Commerce
4 32 (25.00%) CRM
5 28 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (18.75%) Data Security
7 23 (17.97%) B2C
8 22 (17.19%) Enterprise Architecture
8 22 (17.19%) IT Strategy
9 21 (16.41%) B2B
10 19 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (14.84%) Content Management
11 18 (14.06%) Data Integration
12 16 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (11.72%) Asset Management
13 15 (11.72%) GAP Analysis
14 14 (10.94%) ERP
15 13 (10.16%) Mentoring
16 11 (8.59%) Data Modelling
16 11 (8.59%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.47%) Java
2 16 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (3.13%) C++
4 2 (1.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.78%) C
5 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (7.03%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.13%) DBS Check
2 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) CCIE
3 1 (0.78%) CCNP
3 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.78%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 52 (40.63%) Oracle
2 30 (23.44%) SAP
3 28 (21.88%) hybris
4 22 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 20 (15.63%) Citrix
6 14 (10.94%) IBM
6 14 (10.94%) Pega
7 11 (8.59%) Cisco
7 11 (8.59%) VMware
8 9 (7.03%) TIBCO
9 7 (5.47%) Informatica
10 4 (3.13%) Infor
10 4 (3.13%) Sybase
10 4 (3.13%) webMethods
10 4 (3.13%) Workday
11 1 (0.78%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Dunstable
Affecto
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum + Bonus and Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago