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 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 61 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing SOA 40 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.93% 1.32% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 1.57% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40 10 18
Average salary £83,750 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.64% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £48,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
1126 889 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.43% 83.95% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 896 671 579
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 December 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 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
Brentwood -7 17 £90,000 +12.50% 1
Southend-on-Sea -15 3 £55,000 -24.13%
Colchester - 2 £47,500 -
Harlow - 2 £55,000 - 1
Chelmsford -2 1 £70,000 -
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 65 (75.58%) Finance
2 35 (40.70%) webMethods
3 33 (38.37%) .NET
4 31 (36.05%) TOGAF
5 29 (33.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (32.56%) Oracle
6 28 (32.56%) Middleware
7 26 (30.23%) TIBCO
7 26 (30.23%) WebSphere
8 20 (23.26%) Java
9 19 (22.09%) UML
10 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
10 16 (18.60%) Software AG
10 16 (18.60%) Degree
11 15 (17.44%) IIS
11 15 (17.44%) JBoss
11 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
11 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
12 13 (15.12%) Validation
12 13 (15.12%) Web Analytics
12 13 (15.12%) Problem Management
12 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (15.12%) Analytics
13 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (12.79%) OO
14 11 (12.79%) Google
14 11 (12.79%) Google Analytics
15 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
15 10 (11.63%) Data Modelling

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (30.23%) WebSphere
2 15 (17.44%) IIS
2 15 (17.44%) JBoss
3 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.49%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.49%) Mule
4 2 (2.33%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.33%) CMS
4 2 (2.33%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.49%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) IPv4
1 4 (4.65%) IPv6
1 4 (4.65%) SAN
1 4 (4.65%) Firewall
1 4 (4.65%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) ERwin
2 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
General
1 65 (75.58%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (60.47%) Architect
2 26 (30.23%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (17.44%) Support Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) Applications Support
3 15 (17.44%) Integration Architect
3 15 (17.44%) Analyst
3 15 (17.44%) Applications Support Analyst
4 13 (15.12%) Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Information Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Data Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.81%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Development Manager
9 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Integration Architect
10 2 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.37%) .NET
2 28 (32.56%) Middleware
3 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
3 9 (10.47%) Web Services
4 7 (8.14%) SOAP
4 7 (8.14%) REST
5 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.65%) XML
7 3 (3.49%) CSS
8 2 (2.33%) HTML
8 2 (2.33%) WCF
8 2 (2.33%) LINQ
8 2 (2.33%) jQuery
8 2 (2.33%) HTML5
8 2 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (2.33%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (2.33%) CSS3
8 2 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.14%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.33%) iSeries
5 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) TOGAF
2 29 (33.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (22.09%) UML
4 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
5 13 (15.12%) Validation
5 13 (15.12%) Web Analytics
5 13 (15.12%) Problem Management
5 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (15.12%) Analytics
6 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.79%) OO
8 10 (11.63%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.47%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
11 7 (8.14%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (6.98%) Information Architecture
13 5 (5.81%) Scrum
13 5 (5.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.26%) Java
2 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.14%) SQL
4 6 (6.98%) C#
5 2 (2.33%) XQuery
5 2 (2.33%) XPath
5 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.65%) MCP
3 3 (3.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (40.70%) webMethods
2 28 (32.56%) Oracle
3 26 (30.23%) TIBCO
4 16 (18.60%) Software AG
5 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
6 11 (12.79%) Google
7 4 (4.65%) VMware
8 2 (2.33%) IBM
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Harlow, United Kingdom
Raytheon Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago