The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 88 93 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 0.19% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.23% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 - £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +8.69%
Software Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
798 857 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.21% 80.09% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 661 736 571
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Software Architecture
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Kent region.

Software Architecture Salary Trend in Kent

Software Architecture
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Architecture across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Software Architecture Salary Histogram in Kent

Software Architecture
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 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
Folkestone - 2 £34,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £50,500 -
Rochester - 1 - - 2
Chatham - 1 £47,500 -
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Software 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 Software Architecture.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) Games
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) J2EE
5 4 (33.33%) UML
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) J2SE
6 3 (25.00%) CMS
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Maven
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Marketing
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Use Case
6 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
6 3 (25.00%) MVVM

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Software 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 Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) CMS
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (58.33%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
1 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) J2SE
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (8.33%) JSTL
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (16.67%) Animation
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (16.67%) Physics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) MVVM
4 3 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) SEO
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
BAE - AMS
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester, Kent
BAE - AMS
Posted: 3 days ago