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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 63 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.63% 0.25% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.31% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
370 321 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 78.06% 80.45% 74.20%
Number of salaries quoted 296 277 262
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,576 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram 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 24 December 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
(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
Barnstaple - 1 £40,000 -
Plymouth - 1 £28,500 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) uWSGI
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) SQLAlchemy
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Flask
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace