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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 96 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.54% 1.45% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.72% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 1
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +9.37%
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
879 580 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 78.69% 83.94% 70.02%
Number of salaries quoted 775 514 552
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,296 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Brighton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (50.00%) Web Services
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Scrum
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) OO
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 8 (33.33%) XML
5 8 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) OOD
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) CRM
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) Velocity
7 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
7 5 (20.83%) Force.com
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.83%) OOP
7 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) RAD
8 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (16.67%) J2EE
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Force.com
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) SSL
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) MS Access
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) RSpec
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Web Services
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) XML
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.83%) Velocity
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 4 (16.67%) J2EE
8 3 (12.50%) jQuery
8 3 (12.50%) HTML5
9 2 (8.33%) SOAP
9 2 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (4.17%) CSS3
10 1 (4.17%) WSDL
10 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) PMI
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Scrum
2 9 (37.50%) OO
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) OOD
4 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.83%) OOP
6 4 (16.67%) RAD
6 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) Workflow
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.33%) MVC
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Functional Programming
8 2 (8.33%) People Management
8 2 (8.33%) Kanban
8 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.67%) Apex Code
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) IBM