The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 106 64 88
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.24% 2.28% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 2.82% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 1
Average salary £43,500 £62,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.40% +30.20%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
953 568 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 77.67% 81.03% 67.34%
Number of salaries quoted 825 511 522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,296 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SOA
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

SOA Salary Trend in Brighton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 11 (47.83%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) Web Services
4 10 (43.48%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) OOP
5 8 (34.78%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 7 (30.43%) OO
6 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
6 7 (30.43%) J2EE
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (30.43%) Force.com
6 7 (30.43%) Apex Code
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (26.09%) CSS
7 6 (26.09%) XML
7 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
7 6 (26.09%) Scrum
8 5 (21.74%) CRM
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
9 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
9 4 (17.39%) OOD
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Force.com
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MS Access
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) RSpec
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Salesforce.com Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 7 (30.43%) J2EE
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
8 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (8.70%) Velocity
8 2 (8.70%) SOAP
9 1 (4.35%) WSDL
9 1 (4.35%) Middleware
9 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) OOP
2 7 (30.43%) OO
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 5 (21.74%) CRM
5 4 (17.39%) OOD
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 2 (8.70%) Functional Programming
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) Kanban
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) RAD
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Apex Code
5 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
1 7 (30.43%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase