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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 25 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 18 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 7.20% 3.41% 9.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.59% 3.80% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 4
Average salary £90,000 £80,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
237 79 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 94.80% 89.77% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 136 38 40
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Brentwood

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 30 (93.75%) Finance
2 17 (53.13%) TOGAF
3 16 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (46.88%) Oracle
5 13 (40.63%) TIBCO
5 13 (40.63%) Middleware
5 13 (40.63%) WebSphere
6 9 (28.13%) webMethods
7 8 (25.00%) UML
8 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 6 (18.75%) ERwin
8 6 (18.75%) Information Architecture
9 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.50%) Banking
11 3 (9.38%) Degree
11 3 (9.38%) .NET
11 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
12 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
12 2 (6.25%) IIS
12 2 (6.25%) Java
12 2 (6.25%) XML
12 2 (6.25%) JBoss
12 2 (6.25%) Apache
12 2 (6.25%) ITIL
12 2 (6.25%) Windows
12 2 (6.25%) Linux
12 2 (6.25%) IBM
12 2 (6.25%) GlassFish
12 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 13 (40.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) GlassFish
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) ERwin
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (93.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Architect
2 11 (34.38%) Integration Architect
2 11 (34.38%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Information Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Data Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Middleware
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
4 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) iSeries
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) TOGAF
2 16 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.00%) UML
4 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 6 (18.75%) Information Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) System Testing
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.25%) Logistics
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Workflow
7 1 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) XQuery
2 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) TIBCO
3 9 (28.13%) webMethods
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Software AG