The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 97 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -1.08%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 774 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.83% 72.95% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 798 662 578
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Architecture
South East

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
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 31 July 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
Chatham - 2 £47,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £50,500 -
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (63.64%) Games
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Spring
5 3 (27.27%) Maven
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) J2SE
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Use Case
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (27.27%) CMS
1 3 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (63.64%) Games
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
4 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) J2SE
3 2 (18.18%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
4 1 (9.09%) JSTL
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) WPF
4 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Physics
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) Use Case
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) C
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) DevExpress
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £47 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago