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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Architecture
Rank 102 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 7 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.55% - 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% - 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £34,250 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 - £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 - £40,052
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1027 894 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.93% 74.25% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 811 743 490
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,740 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 £23,500 -
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Games
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) J2SE
4 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
4 3 (25.00%) NAS
4 3 (25.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (25.00%) Web Application Development

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (41.67%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Leader
1 3 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) J2SE
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (8.33%) LINQ
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) W3C
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) Use Case
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) HL7
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) EMC
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
1 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee
2 1 (8.33%) Brocade
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Sun
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) DevExpress