The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 58 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.24% - 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
353 290 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 86.10% 76.32% 63.23%
Number of salaries quoted 272 235 139
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SOA
Salary Trend in Devon

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

SOA Salary Trend in Devon

SOA
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Exeter - 1 £60,000 - 4
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Exeter, Devon
Engage PSG
Salary: Shares and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Shares and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago