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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 31 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.95% 1.37% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.61% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £73,750 £60,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.91% +37.93%
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
147 62 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 95.45% 84.93% 90.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 62
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Brentwood

SOA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (50.00%) ERwin
4 2 (25.00%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) ERwin
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
1 1 (12.50%) VMware