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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 77 103 67
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -36
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.09% 0.65% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.78% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 16
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -41.66%
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
683 1024 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.39% 83.32% 82.33%
Number of salaries quoted 542 886 523
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £54,400 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Brighton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 18 (81.82%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) Web Services
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) API Development
4 14 (63.64%) HTML
4 14 (63.64%) SQL
5 13 (59.09%) XML
6 12 (54.55%) CSS
6 12 (54.55%) Asset Management
6 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
6 12 (54.55%) Degree
6 12 (54.55%) HTML5
7 11 (50.00%) RAD
8 10 (45.45%) .NET
8 10 (45.45%) COBOL
8 10 (45.45%) Scrum
8 10 (45.45%) Social Media
9 9 (40.91%) OO
10 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
10 8 (36.36%) Project Management
10 8 (36.36%) Android
10 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
11 7 (31.82%) Release Management
11 7 (31.82%) iRise
11 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
11 7 (31.82%) XPath
11 7 (31.82%) Maven
11 7 (31.82%) Ajax
11 7 (31.82%) XQuery
11 7 (31.82%) Middleware

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 6 (27.27%) Redis
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) DB2
3 4 (18.18%) Easytrieve
4 2 (9.09%) IMS/DB
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Subversion
1 7 (31.82%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) XPEDITER
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Software Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Applications Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Applications Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
7 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) Web Services
2 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) XML
4 12 (54.55%) HTML5
4 12 (54.55%) CSS
5 10 (45.45%) .NET
6 7 (31.82%) XML Schema
6 7 (31.82%) Middleware
6 7 (31.82%) Ajax
7 6 (27.27%) Memcached
7 6 (27.27%) CSS3
7 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 6 (27.27%) jQuery
8 5 (22.73%) WSDL
9 3 (13.64%) REST
9 3 (13.64%) J2EE
10 2 (9.09%) OAuth2
11 1 (4.55%) JSP
11 1 (4.55%) SOAP
11 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 10 (45.45%) Social Media
3 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
4 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
5 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
6 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.09%) Replication
6 2 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (9.09%) DataPower
6 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
7 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
7 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Android
1 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) API Development
3 12 (54.55%) Asset Management
4 11 (50.00%) RAD
5 10 (45.45%) Scrum
6 9 (40.91%) OO
7 8 (36.36%) Project Management
8 7 (31.82%) OOD
8 7 (31.82%) TOGAF
8 7 (31.82%) Release Management
9 6 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 6 (27.27%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (27.27%) MVC
9 6 (27.27%) SEO
10 5 (22.73%) Web Development
10 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (22.73%) Line Management
10 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
11 3 (13.64%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) COBOL
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 7 (31.82%) XQuery
5 7 (31.82%) XPath
6 6 (27.27%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
8 4 (18.18%) JCL
9 2 (9.09%) SELCOPY
9 2 (9.09%) REXX
10 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) iRise
2 4 (18.18%) Syncsort
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft