The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 16 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 Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 42 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.81% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 241 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 60.92% 73.48% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 143 187 255
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
SOA
Scotland

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SOA
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Aberdeen region.

SOA Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SOA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SOA 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 SOA.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SOA 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 SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
Aberdeen
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