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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank 97 92 93
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Architecture 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.46% 0.59% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.70% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
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
892 853 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.21% 84.29% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 790 722 728
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Folkestone -2 3 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Maidstone +8 1 £37,500 -25.74%
Software Architecture
South East

Software Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) ReSharper
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) SEO
4 3 (42.86%) CMS
4 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) LINQ
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) W3C
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) MVVM
4 3 (42.86%) System Testing

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) CMS
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SMTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) ReSharper
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Fiddler
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) NUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
4 1 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (14.29%) MSTest
4 1 (14.29%) Moq
4 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
3 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) EDI
4 2 (28.57%) CGI
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) SGML
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) W3C
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) OWASP
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) SEO
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) TypeScript
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Sitecore
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago