The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 68 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 23 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.41% 2.18% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.53% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 1
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
SOA
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
822 950 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 86.07% 86.13% 88.18%
Number of salaries quoted 725 795 581
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SOA
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

SOA Salary Trend in East Sussex

SOA
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Brighton +1 18 £50,000 +17.64%
Lewes - 5 £44,141 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (75.56%) Finance
3 33 (73.33%) XML
4 27 (60.00%) Scrum
4 27 (60.00%) Degree
4 27 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 26 (57.78%) Web Services
6 24 (53.33%) .NET
7 23 (51.11%) SQL
7 23 (51.11%) DB2
8 22 (48.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (44.44%) RAD
9 20 (44.44%) QA
10 19 (42.22%) Mainframe
10 19 (42.22%) OO
10 19 (42.22%) HTML
11 18 (40.00%) Java
11 18 (40.00%) Oracle
11 18 (40.00%) OOD
12 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
13 14 (31.11%) IIS
14 13 (28.89%) Project Management
14 13 (28.89%) API Development
15 12 (26.67%) Velocity
15 12 (26.67%) Test Scripting
15 12 (26.67%) Windows
16 11 (24.44%) Cisco
16 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
16 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (24.44%) BusinessObjects

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 14 (31.11%) IIS
2 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
3 8 (17.78%) Apache
4 6 (13.33%) CICS
5 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 4 (8.89%) JBoss
6 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.22%) CMS
7 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (13.33%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Ethernet
1 6 (13.33%) LAN
1 6 (13.33%) NAS
1 6 (13.33%) PBX
1 6 (13.33%) SAN
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 6 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (51.11%) DB2
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
3 11 (24.44%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (11.11%) GIS
6 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Maven
2 4 (8.89%) Ant
2 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.89%) JUnit
3 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.44%) WATIR
4 1 (2.22%) NUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (75.56%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Retail
3 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 7 (15.56%) Retail Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 18 (40.00%) Technical Manager
1 18 (40.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 9 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Architect
3 6 (13.33%) CICS Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Mainframe Software Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Web Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) z/OS Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (4.44%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (73.33%) XML
2 26 (57.78%) Web Services
3 24 (53.33%) .NET
4 19 (42.22%) HTML
5 12 (26.67%) Velocity
6 11 (24.44%) JSON
7 10 (22.22%) J2EE
8 9 (20.00%) HTML5
9 6 (13.33%) CSS
9 6 (13.33%) SOAP
10 5 (11.11%) jQuery
10 5 (11.11%) JSP
10 5 (11.11%) REST
11 4 (8.89%) Ajax
11 4 (8.89%) JPA
11 4 (8.89%) Middleware
11 4 (8.89%) Servlets
11 4 (8.89%) Spring
11 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
11 4 (8.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (42.22%) Mainframe
3 9 (20.00%) PMI
3 9 (20.00%) Social Media
4 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
4 7 (15.56%) Visualisation
5 6 (13.33%) Clustering
5 6 (13.33%) Fat Client
5 6 (13.33%) Thin Client
5 6 (13.33%) VSAM
6 5 (11.11%) Data Structures
7 4 (8.89%) Algorithms
7 4 (8.89%) Replication
8 1 (2.22%) Fintech
8 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Android
2 9 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (13.33%) Solaris
3 6 (13.33%) SUSE
3 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.89%) zOS
6 1 (2.22%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (60.00%) Scrum
3 22 (48.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (44.44%) RAD
5 19 (42.22%) OO
6 18 (40.00%) OOD
7 13 (28.89%) API Development
7 13 (28.89%) Project Management
8 12 (26.67%) Test Scripting
9 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
10 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
11 7 (15.56%) MVC
12 6 (13.33%) Refactoring
12 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
12 6 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
13 5 (11.11%) Release Management
14 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
14 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) COBOL
4 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.33%) CLIST
5 6 (13.33%) JCL
5 6 (13.33%) REXX
6 5 (11.11%) C#
7 4 (8.89%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.22%) SOQL
8 1 (2.22%) SOSL
8 1 (2.22%) XPath
8 1 (2.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Degree
2 9 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (13.33%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) Cisco
3 9 (20.00%) Rally
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 6 (13.33%) Citrix
5 6 (13.33%) Novell
5 6 (13.33%) Sun
5 6 (13.33%) TSYS
6 4 (8.89%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com