The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 26 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 6.67% 5.71% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.18% 5.91% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 2
Average salary £100,000 £90,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +35.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £90,000 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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 Brentwood region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
195 237 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 92.86% 96.73% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 116 139 54
Average salary £82,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.68% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

SOA
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

SOA Salary Trend in Brentwood

SOA
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Brentwood

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 24 (88.89%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) TIBCO
2 14 (51.85%) Middleware
2 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
3 13 (48.15%) Degree
4 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (33.33%) Banking
5 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
6 8 (29.63%) API Design
7 7 (25.93%) Wealth Management
8 6 (22.22%) SDLC
8 6 (22.22%) User Experience
8 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
9 5 (18.52%) Workflow
9 5 (18.52%) Straight-Through Processing
9 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
10 4 (14.81%) Use Case
10 4 (14.81%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (14.81%) UML
11 3 (11.11%) ITIL
11 3 (11.11%) CISSP
11 3 (11.11%) Information Management
11 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (11.11%) PKI
11 3 (11.11%) Information Security
11 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 14 (51.85%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (88.89%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Banking
2 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Architect
2 14 (51.85%) Integration Architect
3 10 (37.04%) SOA Architect
4 9 (33.33%) Middleware Architect
5 8 (29.63%) Principal Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Architect
8 1 (3.70%) CISSP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (11.11%) PKI
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) API Design
3 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
4 7 (25.93%) Wealth Management
5 6 (22.22%) SDLC
5 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 5 (18.52%) Straight-Through Processing
6 5 (18.52%) Workflow
7 4 (14.81%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (14.81%) UML
7 4 (14.81%) Use Case
8 3 (11.11%) Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (11.11%) Information Management
8 3 (11.11%) Information Security
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
8 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) COBIT
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
1 14 (51.85%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) webMethods