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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
28 76 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 82.35% 79.17% 66.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 50 154
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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