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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 85 99 68
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 23 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.11% 0.27% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 0.32% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 9
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +59.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
920 939 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.56% 85.05% 70.21%
Number of salaries quoted 819 803 438
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £59,500 £60,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 - 17 £47,500 - 2
Rochester - 2 £45,000 - 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Dartford - 1 £30,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £42,392 -
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 27 (77.14%) SQL
1 27 (77.14%) Degree
2 23 (65.71%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) SOAP
2 23 (65.71%) Web Services
2 23 (65.71%) Unit Testing
3 21 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 21 (60.00%) JSTL
3 21 (60.00%) FreeMarker
3 21 (60.00%) TestNG
3 21 (60.00%) Multivariate Testing
3 21 (60.00%) RESTful
3 21 (60.00%) RichFaces
3 21 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 21 (60.00%) JSP
3 21 (60.00%) Linux
3 21 (60.00%) JBoss
3 21 (60.00%) Apache
3 21 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 21 (60.00%) Ant
3 21 (60.00%) JUnit
3 21 (60.00%) J2EE
3 21 (60.00%) MySQL
3 21 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 21 (60.00%) Content Management
3 21 (60.00%) JSF
4 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (45.71%) Time Management
6 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.86%) Electronics

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 21 (60.00%) JBoss
1 21 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Simulink
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) SMTP
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) TestNG
1 21 (60.00%) SoapUI
1 21 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 21 (60.00%) Ant
1 21 (60.00%) JUnit
2 2 (5.71%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Electronics
1 8 (22.86%) Aerospace
2 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Publishing
3 4 (11.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) SOAP
1 23 (65.71%) Web Services
2 21 (60.00%) JSTL
2 21 (60.00%) FreeMarker
2 21 (60.00%) RESTful
2 21 (60.00%) RichFaces
2 21 (60.00%) JSP
2 21 (60.00%) J2EE
2 21 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 21 (60.00%) JSF
3 6 (17.14%) .NET
4 5 (14.29%) HTML
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.57%) Backbone.js
5 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.71%) WCF
7 1 (2.86%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Unit Testing
2 21 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 21 (60.00%) Multivariate Testing
2 21 (60.00%) Content Management
3 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (45.71%) Time Management
5 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.14%) UML
7 5 (14.29%) MVC
8 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) MVVM
8 4 (11.43%) Web Development
9 3 (8.57%) SEO
10 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.71%) Scrum
10 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.86%) System Testing
11 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
11 1 (2.86%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 23 (65.71%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.71%) Ada
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (77.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.71%) Sitecore
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochester, Kent
BAE Systems
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 days ago