The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 36 38
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 1.04% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.43% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 140 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 86.06% 72.92% 91.83%
Number of salaries quoted 191 125 193
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SOA
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SOA Salary Trend in Croydon

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for SOA.

1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) Mule ESB
2 1 (33.33%) CloudHub
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Mule
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) XML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Mule
1 1 (33.33%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft