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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 46 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.40% - 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% - 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
213 120 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 85.20% 65.93% 92.94%
Number of salaries quoted 179 107 192
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Mule
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) XSL
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (25.00%) Mule
1 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) ProC
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
2 1 (25.00%) XSL
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft