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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 14 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 10.78% 4.12% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.64% 4.30% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £80,000 £40,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.53% -29.56%
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 Brentwood region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 93 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 85.29% 95.88% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 36
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Brentwood

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) webMethods
3 4 (36.36%) TIBCO
3 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Middleware
3 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) ERwin
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) XPath
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
6 1 (9.09%) Mule
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (9.09%) XSD
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) ERwin
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Data Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Information Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) webMethods Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) XSD
3 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Information Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) BCP
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) XQuery
2 1 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) webMethods
2 4 (36.36%) TIBCO
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Software AG
Brentwood, Essex
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