The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 47 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 0.42% - 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Devon

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
205 132 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 86.86% 79.52% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 147 112 57
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

SOA
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

SOA Salary Trend in Exeter

SOA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Exeter, Devon
Engage PSG
Salary: Shares and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Shares and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago