The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham 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 - 6 3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham - 15.79% 50.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 16.67% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 81.82% 94.74% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 16
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

SOA
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

SOA Salary Trend in Chatham

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) JMX
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) BODI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) BODI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) JMX
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica