The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the County Antrim region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 32 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.37% 2.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £34,500 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 104 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 79.21% 64.20% 68.85%
Number of salaries quoted 87 73 70
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £30,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
Northern Ireland

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

SOA
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

SOA Salary Trend in County Antrim

SOA
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -2 6 £34,500 -10.96%
SOA
Northern Ireland

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Unit Testing
3 11 (84.62%) XML
3 11 (84.62%) OO
3 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) MVC
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (46.15%) Silverlight
6 6 (46.15%) GIS
6 6 (46.15%) ESRI
6 6 (46.15%) CSS
6 6 (46.15%) C++
6 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) UML
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
6 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (46.15%) BC Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) Open Source

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) MSTest
2 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) Rational Rose
2 5 (38.46%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (7.69%) JDeveloper
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 11 (84.62%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) Silverlight
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) COM+
4 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 5 (38.46%) Ajax
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) GIS
1 6 (46.15%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Unit Testing
1 11 (84.62%) OO
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) UML
4 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (38.46%) Use Case
5 5 (38.46%) OOP
5 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) C
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) BC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) CTC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCAD
2 5 (38.46%) MCSD
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) ESRI
4 5 (38.46%) Northgate
5 1 (7.69%) Talend
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (7.69%) webMethods
5 1 (7.69%) IBM