The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.00% 4.00% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 5.38% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 4
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SOA
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 186 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 71.24% 74.40% 86.16%
Number of salaries quoted 148 160 176
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SOA
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

SOA Salary Trend in Farnborough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) DHTML
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) DOM
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
2 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) NHibernate
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 (12.50%) TPMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (62.50%) NuGet
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) DOM
1 5 (62.50%) WinForms
1 5 (62.50%) NHibernate
1 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
1 5 (62.50%) DHTML
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) WCF
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
1 5 (62.50%) Entity Framework
1 5 (62.50%) Backbone.js
1 5 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (12.50%) MODAF
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle