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What should you bring to the table as a Software Architect?

There have been many questions with good answers about the role of a Software Architect (SA) on StackOverflow and Programmers SE. I am trying to ask a slightly more focused question than those. The ...
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Define “Intermediate” (PHP) developer

I'm looking at the job market (as I imagine many are at the moment...) and I wanted to ask what the general consensus is on the skill levels required for "intermediate" or "junior" developers (PHP). ...
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Why are they stacking technologies and languages for single person jobs?

I see this too often. They need one guy who is proficient in: Assembly C/C++ (sic!) Python Delphi C# PHP SQL Joomla Drupal ... and so on. Why?
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What defines a software architect? [duplicate]

At what point does a developer stops being simply a developer and turns into a software architect. Or in other words , whats the minimum job description of a software architect?
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What's the difference between a “developer” and a “developer-analyst”?

At larger companies there seems to be a distinction between the two positions. How exactly do they differ?
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What is the difference between software engineer and software developer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the key differences between software engineers and programmers? What is the difference between software engineer and software developer? In my previous company, ...
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When does a “scripter” become a “programmer”?

Is there a difference between 'scripters' and 'programmers'? What is the dividing line between scripters and programmers? Perhaps all scripters be considered to be a programmer. If not all ...
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How do you deal with people who ask you to fix their computer? [closed]

Because I'm a programmer, people constantly ask me to fix their computer. How do you handle this situation? Do you make exceptions for relatives, friends and coworkers? Do you charge people for it?
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What are the key differences between software engineers and programmers? [closed]

What are the key differences between software engineers and programmers?
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What's the difference between a “developer” and a “programmer”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the key differences between software engineers and programmers? What is the difference between software engineer and software developer? What's the difference ...
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When someone asks you what you do, what do you say (e.g. programmer, developer, code monkey)? [closed]

Do you call yourself a programmer, a developer, or a code monkey? I personally prefer to say I am a developer.