The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 76 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.99% 1.73% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.20% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 15
Average salary £71,250 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.92% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £33,361 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
849 862 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 70.17% 78.51% 71.07%
Number of salaries quoted 714 717 739
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
East of England

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SOA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SOA Salary Trend in Essex

SOA
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

SOA Salary Histogram in Essex

SOA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Chelmsford - 6 £75,000 -
Brentwood 0 1 £60,000 +37.93% 2
Basildon - 1 £57,500 - 1
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (59.09%) .NET
1 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) MVVM
3 9 (40.91%) ISO 9001
3 9 (40.91%) Web Services
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (31.82%) Banking
5 7 (31.82%) C#
5 7 (31.82%) XML
5 7 (31.82%) MVC
6 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
7 5 (22.73%) OO
7 5 (22.73%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) J2EE
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 4 (18.18%) JBoss
8 4 (18.18%) Workflow
8 4 (18.18%) Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) JavaBeans
8 4 (18.18%) BPEL
8 4 (18.18%) JSF
8 4 (18.18%) jQuery
9 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
9 3 (13.64%) Business Analytics

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (4.55%) GlassFish
1 1 (4.55%) Alfresco
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Development Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Software Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) Lead Technical Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Lead Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) Java Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) J2EE
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) JavaBeans
5 4 (18.18%) JSF
5 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Remoting
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
6 3 (13.64%) JDBC
6 3 (13.64%) SOAP
6 3 (13.64%) XSD
6 3 (13.64%) XSL
6 3 (13.64%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) Ajax
7 1 (4.55%) Underscore.js
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Social Network
1 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.55%) Open Source
1 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (4.55%) Biometrics
1 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) MVVM
2 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) Workflow
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) BPEL
7 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.64%) Business Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.64%) OOD
7 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
8 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) Document Management
9 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) ISO 9001
2 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) JBoss
3 3 (13.64%) webMethods
4 1 (4.55%) DevExpress
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Basildon, Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago