The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 24 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 1.52% - 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £62,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 86 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 73.48% 89.58% 73.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66 72 74
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

SOA
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

SOA Salary Trend in Basildon

SOA
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods