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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 82 75 90
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.78% 0.94% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.08% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
799 648 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.26% 86.86% 72.71%
Number of salaries quoted 709 572 573
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Brighton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (57.89%) Finance
1 11 (57.89%) Scrum
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) OO
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
4 8 (42.11%) XML
4 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
5 6 (31.58%) OOD
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Velocity
6 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
7 4 (21.05%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
7 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 4 (21.05%) RAD
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
8 3 (15.79%) Informatica
8 3 (15.79%) HTML5

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Force.com
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.26%) DataStage
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) RSpec
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) XML
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) Velocity
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
9 1 (5.26%) Servlets
9 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
9 1 (5.26%) Middleware
9 1 (5.26%) WSDL
9 1 (5.26%) CSS3
9 1 (5.26%) Mason
9 1 (5.26%) JPA
9 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
2 2 (10.53%) PMI
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Scrum
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) OO
3 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) OOD
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
6 4 (21.05%) RAD
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
8 2 (10.53%) Content Management
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Functional Programming
8 2 (10.53%) People Management
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) CoffeeScript
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Informatica
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com