The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 29 31
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.39% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.67% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
SOA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 150 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.54% 58.59% 75.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 96 158
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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