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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 103 67 96
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +29
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.77% 2.07% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 2.52% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 2
Average salary £43,500 £62,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.40% +30.20%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1093 635 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 76.86% 82.15% 68.16%
Number of salaries quoted 933 572 663
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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
Brighton -39 3 £43,500 -30.40%
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) .NET
3 12 (38.71%) CRM
4 11 (35.48%) Web Services
4 11 (35.48%) C#
4 11 (35.48%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) OOP
6 7 (22.58%) OO
6 7 (22.58%) PL/SQL
6 7 (22.58%) J2EE
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
6 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (22.58%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (22.58%) Force.com
6 7 (22.58%) Apex Code
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
7 6 (19.35%) CSS
7 6 (19.35%) XML
7 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.13%) Degree
9 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
9 4 (12.90%) OOD
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Force.com
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) VPN
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) MS Access
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) RSpec
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Business Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) Web Services
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) J2EE
5 6 (19.35%) CSS
5 6 (19.35%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.68%) jQuery
7 3 (9.68%) HTML5
8 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (6.45%) Velocity
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
9 1 (3.23%) WSDL
9 1 (3.23%) Middleware
9 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) CRM
2 8 (25.81%) OOP
3 7 (22.58%) OO
3 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.90%) OOD
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Workflow
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) RAD
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) BDD
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) PL/SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Apex Code
4 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
1 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase