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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 24 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.52% 1.81% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 3.01% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 166 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 73.55% 60.14% 71.89%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 88
Average salary £30,000 £41,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +16 7 £30,000 -26.82%
SOA
Northern Ireland

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (100.00%) Web Services
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (92.00%) C#
3 23 (92.00%) HTML
3 23 (92.00%) XML
3 23 (92.00%) SQL
3 23 (92.00%) CSS
4 22 (88.00%) Visual Studio
4 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (88.00%) OO
4 22 (88.00%) SharePoint
4 22 (88.00%) GIS
4 22 (88.00%) ESRI
4 22 (88.00%) Silverlight
4 22 (88.00%) Open Source
5 20 (80.00%) Oracle
5 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (72.00%) BC Cleared
6 18 (72.00%) CTC Cleared
6 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
6 18 (72.00%) Unit Testing
6 18 (72.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (40.00%) MVC
8 3 (12.00%) Java
9 2 (8.00%) MySQL
9 2 (8.00%) Windows
9 2 (8.00%) Linux

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (88.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (72.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (72.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Team Leader
3 6 (24.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Verification Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
3 23 (92.00%) HTML
3 23 (92.00%) XML
3 23 (92.00%) CSS
4 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (88.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) GIS
1 22 (88.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) OO
2 18 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (72.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) BC Cleared
1 18 (72.00%) CTC Cleared
1 18 (72.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (88.00%) ESRI
3 20 (80.00%) Oracle