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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 36 45
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.09% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.79% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
64 224 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 79.01% 61.04% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 141 196
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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