The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 62 53 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Permanent jobs citing SOA 28 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.22% 3.10% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 4.26% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 11
Average salary £42,500 £63,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £52,500 £33,361
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SOA
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
989 798 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.31% 72.81% 81.88%
Number of salaries quoted 726 624 721
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Harlow - 12 £42,500 -
Brentwood -14 5 £80,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 4 - -
Basildon -7 1 £27,500 -56.00%
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) TeamCity
3 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
3 27 (55.10%) .NET
4 26 (53.06%) C#
4 26 (53.06%) ASP.NET
4 26 (53.06%) MVC
5 25 (51.02%) TDD
6 24 (48.98%) KnockoutJS
6 24 (48.98%) AngularJS
7 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (32.65%) Scrum
9 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.45%) Web Services
10 11 (22.45%) Java
10 11 (22.45%) OO
11 10 (20.41%) Back Office
12 9 (18.37%) UML
12 9 (18.37%) JUnit
12 9 (18.37%) Finance
12 9 (18.37%) Java EE
12 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
12 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
13 7 (14.29%) TOGAF
13 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 6 (12.24%) ERwin
14 6 (12.24%) JBoss
14 6 (12.24%) Swing
14 6 (12.24%) JMS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 6 (12.24%) JBoss
2 5 (10.20%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (61.22%) TeamCity
2 9 (18.37%) JUnit
3 6 (12.24%) ERwin
3 6 (12.24%) Maven
4 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) DbUnit
5 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (20.41%) Back Office
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 18 (36.73%) Architect
3 9 (18.37%) Lead Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Lead Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.08%) Integration Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
10 1 (2.04%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) .NET
2 26 (53.06%) ASP.NET
3 24 (48.98%) KnockoutJS
3 24 (48.98%) AngularJS
4 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (22.45%) Web Services
6 9 (18.37%) Java EE
7 6 (12.24%) Apache Flex
7 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
7 6 (12.24%) Spring
7 6 (12.24%) Swing
7 6 (12.24%) JMS
7 6 (12.24%) GWT
8 5 (10.20%) Middleware
9 3 (6.12%) SOAP
9 3 (6.12%) WCF
9 3 (6.12%) RESTful
9 3 (6.12%) REST
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
1 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
3 26 (53.06%) MVC
4 25 (51.02%) TDD
5 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (32.65%) Scrum
7 11 (22.45%) OO
8 9 (18.37%) UML
9 7 (14.29%) TOGAF
10 6 (12.24%) Loose Coupling
11 5 (10.20%) Zachman Framework
12 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
12 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
13 3 (6.12%) DevOps
14 2 (4.08%) SDLC
14 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
14 2 (4.08%) Web Development
14 2 (4.08%) Project Management
15 1 (2.04%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) C#
2 11 (22.45%) Java
3 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) C
5 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
1 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Google
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.04%) VMware
Essex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago