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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 81 99 78
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.25% 1.32% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.56% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 13
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
727 1091 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 82.61% 84.70% 82.65%
Number of salaries quoted 593 929 590
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Brighton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Java
3 18 (75.00%) Web Services
4 15 (62.50%) API Development
5 14 (58.33%) Degree
5 14 (58.33%) Computer Science
6 13 (54.17%) HTML
7 12 (50.00%) RAD
8 11 (45.83%) XML
8 11 (45.83%) CSS
8 11 (45.83%) SQL
8 11 (45.83%) Scrum
8 11 (45.83%) HTML5
9 10 (41.67%) Social Media
9 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
9 10 (41.67%) COBOL
9 10 (41.67%) OO
10 9 (37.50%) Asset Management
11 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
11 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (33.33%) Android
11 8 (33.33%) .NET
11 8 (33.33%) Project Management
12 7 (29.17%) XML Schema
12 7 (29.17%) XQuery
12 7 (29.17%) OOD
12 7 (29.17%) Release Management
12 7 (29.17%) Visualisation
12 7 (29.17%) iRise
12 7 (29.17%) MongoDB

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) Jetty
2 2 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
2 6 (25.00%) Redis
3 4 (16.67%) DB2
3 4 (16.67%) Easytrieve
4 2 (8.33%) IMS/DB
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Subversion
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) XPEDITER
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Software Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) Web Services
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
3 11 (45.83%) XML
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) HTML5
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (29.17%) XML Schema
5 7 (29.17%) Ajax
6 6 (25.00%) Memcached
6 6 (25.00%) REST
7 5 (20.83%) CSS3
7 5 (20.83%) SOAP
8 4 (16.67%) Middleware
9 3 (12.50%) J2EE
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.50%) jQuery
10 2 (8.33%) Spring Security
10 2 (8.33%) OAuth2
10 2 (8.33%) WSDL
10 2 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 10 (41.67%) Social Media
3 7 (29.17%) Visualisation
4 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
6 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.33%) Replication
7 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
7 2 (8.33%) PMI
7 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (8.33%) DataPower
7 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
8 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
8 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Android
1 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) API Development
3 12 (50.00%) RAD
4 11 (45.83%) Scrum
5 10 (41.67%) OO
6 9 (37.50%) Asset Management
7 8 (33.33%) Project Management
7 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (29.17%) Release Management
8 7 (29.17%) OOD
8 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
9 6 (25.00%) SEO
9 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (12.50%) Web Development
10 3 (12.50%) MVC
10 3 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) COBOL
4 7 (29.17%) XQuery
4 7 (29.17%) XPath
5 4 (16.67%) JCL
5 4 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) REXX
6 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.33%) SELCOPY
7 1 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) iRise
2 4 (16.67%) Syncsort
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft