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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 43 46
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.82% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.30% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 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
81 230 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 77.14% 62.84% 74.39%
Number of salaries quoted 54 149 189
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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