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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 83 96 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -39
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 24 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.06% 0.65% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.79% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 23
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +26.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
991 1014 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.14% 82.31% 70.89%
Number of salaries quoted 870 885 480
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Sittingbourne - 15 £47,500 - 1
Rochester - 5 £45,000 -
Folkestone -13 1 £42,000 +3.70%
Dartford - 1 £30,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (80.00%) Degree
2 21 (70.00%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) Java
4 17 (56.67%) SOAP
4 17 (56.67%) Web Services
5 16 (53.33%) Hibernate
5 16 (53.33%) JSTL
5 16 (53.33%) J2EE
5 16 (53.33%) RESTful
5 16 (53.33%) JBoss
5 16 (53.33%) Apache
5 16 (53.33%) Ant
5 16 (53.33%) Eclipse
5 16 (53.33%) Content Management
5 16 (53.33%) Linux
5 16 (53.33%) MySQL
5 16 (53.33%) Unit Testing
5 16 (53.33%) SoapUI
6 15 (50.00%) Integration Testing
6 15 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
6 15 (50.00%) TestNG
6 15 (50.00%) JUnit
6 15 (50.00%) RichFaces
6 15 (50.00%) JSP
6 15 (50.00%) FreeMarker
6 15 (50.00%) JSF
7 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (43.33%) Time Management
9 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (26.67%) Electronics

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (53.33%) JBoss
1 16 (53.33%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Ant
1 16 (53.33%) Eclipse
1 16 (53.33%) SoapUI
2 15 (50.00%) TestNG
2 15 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 8 (26.67%) Electronics
1 8 (26.67%) Aerospace
2 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.33%) Publishing
3 4 (13.33%) Military
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) SOAP
1 17 (56.67%) Web Services
2 16 (53.33%) Hibernate
2 16 (53.33%) J2EE
2 16 (53.33%) JSTL
2 16 (53.33%) RESTful
3 15 (50.00%) RichFaces
3 15 (50.00%) FreeMarker
3 15 (50.00%) JSF
3 15 (50.00%) JSP
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (13.33%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.33%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.33%) Animation
2 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.33%) Physics
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Content Management
1 16 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 15 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 15 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
3 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (43.33%) Time Management
5 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) UML
7 5 (16.67%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) MVVM
8 4 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) Web Development
9 2 (6.67%) SEO
10 1 (3.33%) Workflow
10 1 (3.33%) Migration
10 1 (3.33%) Scrum
10 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 3 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) Ada
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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