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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 62 48 82
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +34
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.51% 4.11% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 5.25% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 3
Average salary £43,750 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £27,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £68,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
458 419 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 76.97% 78.32% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 363 281 534
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (78.57%) C#
3 32 (76.19%) .NET
3 32 (76.19%) SQL Server
3 32 (76.19%) IIS
3 32 (76.19%) MVC
3 32 (76.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (73.81%) WCF
5 30 (71.43%) ASP.NET
6 29 (69.05%) Java
6 29 (69.05%) Tomcat
6 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (66.67%) SQL
7 28 (66.67%) Windows
8 27 (64.29%) Web Services
9 26 (61.90%) SOAP
9 26 (61.90%) HTTP
10 25 (59.52%) Linux
10 25 (59.52%) TCP/IP
10 25 (59.52%) SSL
11 24 (57.14%) .NET Framework
11 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (54.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 23 (54.76%) REST
12 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (52.38%) CentOS
13 22 (52.38%) K2 blackpearl
13 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (76.19%) IIS
2 29 (69.05%) Tomcat
3 22 (52.38%) K2 blackpearl
4 20 (47.62%) Apache
5 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
6 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (4.76%) CMS
8 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (61.90%) HTTP
2 25 (59.52%) TCP/IP
2 25 (59.52%) SSL
3 3 (7.14%) LDAP
3 3 (7.14%) FTP
4 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (76.19%) SQL Server
1 32 (76.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (54.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (47.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 21 (50.00%) Subversion
2 20 (47.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (19.05%) MSTest
3 8 (19.05%) NUnit
4 7 (16.67%) NSubstitute
4 7 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.38%) WATIR
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Software Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Architect
4 4 (9.52%) SOA Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 31 (73.81%) WCF
3 30 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (64.29%) Web Services
6 26 (61.90%) SOAP
7 24 (57.14%) .NET Framework
8 23 (54.76%) REST
8 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 20 (47.62%) MSMQ
11 8 (19.05%) jQuery
12 7 (16.67%) LINQ
12 7 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
12 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 7 (16.67%) CSS
13 4 (9.52%) J2EE
13 4 (9.52%) XML
14 3 (7.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) HACMP
1 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.14%) PKI
1 3 (7.14%) DataPower
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (54.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (52.38%) CentOS
6 3 (7.14%) UNIX
6 3 (7.14%) AIX
6 3 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (76.19%) MVC
3 10 (23.81%) BDD
4 9 (21.43%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) TDD
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Workflow
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.52%) Service Management
8 3 (7.14%) Change Control
9 2 (4.76%) Capacity Management
9 2 (4.76%) Change Management
9 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.76%) ITIL
10 1 (2.38%) OOD
10 1 (2.38%) Validation
10 1 (2.38%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) C#
2 29 (69.05%) Java
3 28 (66.67%) SQL
4 20 (47.62%) T-SQL
5 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.52%) Perl
7 3 (7.14%) Jython
7 3 (7.14%) Korn
7 3 (7.14%) XPath
8 1 (2.38%) C
8 1 (2.38%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCTS
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) MCPD
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCAD
4 1 (2.38%) MCSD
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) ISA Server
2 2 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (4.76%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Telerik
2 7 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle