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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Architecture
South East / Kent
Rank 84 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 4 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.49% 0.48% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.53% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 21
Median salary £28,750 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.17% -2.10%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%

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
745 945 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 90.85% 91.22% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 604 839 860
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Architecture within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Rochester - 2 £29,000 -
Maidstone -16 1 - -
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Software Architecture.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Simulink
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) jMock
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Xamarin