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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 43
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
300 244 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 82.87% 74.85% 64.93%
Number of salaries quoted 239 189 155
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Head of Architecture
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture