The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 45 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 22 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.96% 5.09% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 6.40% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 15
Average salary £41,250 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £70,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SOA
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
431 547 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 77.52% 79.51% 78.47%
Number of salaries quoted 349 387 444
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SOA
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

SOA Salary Trend in Basingstoke

SOA
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 35 (68.63%) .NET
1 35 (68.63%) SQL Server
2 34 (66.67%) IIS
2 34 (66.67%) C#
2 34 (66.67%) MVC
3 33 (64.71%) WCF
3 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (62.75%) Windows
5 31 (60.78%) Java
5 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (60.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (58.82%) SOAP
6 30 (58.82%) Web Services
7 28 (54.90%) Tomcat
8 27 (52.94%) SQL
8 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (50.98%) T-SQL
9 26 (50.98%) HTTP
9 26 (50.98%) Subversion
9 26 (50.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (50.98%) .NET Framework
10 25 (49.02%) TCP/IP
10 25 (49.02%) SSL
10 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (49.02%) Linux
10 25 (49.02%) REST
10 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 34 (66.67%) IIS
2 28 (54.90%) Tomcat
3 24 (47.06%) K2 blackpearl
4 22 (43.14%) Apache
5 11 (21.57%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.92%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.96%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.96%) CMS
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.98%) HTTP
2 25 (49.02%) TCP/IP
2 25 (49.02%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (68.63%) SQL Server
2 31 (60.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (50.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (43.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (50.98%) Subversion
2 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.80%) SoapUI
4 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.84%) NUnit
4 4 (7.84%) NSubstitute
4 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.84%) MSTest
4 4 (7.84%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.96%) WATIR
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Military
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Architect
3 10 (19.61%) Applications Architect
4 9 (17.65%) SOA Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Principal Architect
7 2 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (68.63%) .NET
2 33 (64.71%) WCF
2 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET
2 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (58.82%) SOAP
3 30 (58.82%) Web Services
4 26 (50.98%) .NET Framework
5 25 (49.02%) REST
5 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 25 (49.02%) ASP.NET Web API
6 22 (43.14%) MSMQ
7 9 (17.65%) XML
8 8 (15.69%) LINQ
8 8 (15.69%) jQuery
9 5 (9.80%) HTML
10 4 (7.84%) MFC
10 4 (7.84%) CSS
10 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
10 4 (7.84%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.92%) Human Factors
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) DataPower
3 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) HACMP
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (62.75%) Windows
2 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (49.02%) Linux
4 24 (47.06%) CentOS
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) UNIX
6 1 (1.96%) AIX
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) MVC
2 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
4 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 9 (17.65%) Service Management
5 6 (11.76%) BDD
6 5 (9.80%) TDD
7 4 (7.84%) OOD
7 4 (7.84%) UML
7 4 (7.84%) Workflow
7 4 (7.84%) Scrum
7 4 (7.84%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.92%) Regression Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.92%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (3.92%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) C#
2 31 (60.78%) Java
3 27 (52.94%) SQL
4 26 (50.98%) T-SQL
5 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.80%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) Korn
8 1 (1.96%) XPath
8 1 (1.96%) Jython
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
1 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.96%) Control-M
1 1 (1.96%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Telerik
2 10 (19.61%) IBM
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.96%) ESRI
5 1 (1.96%) Remedy