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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 35 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.92% - 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
203 137 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 78.08% 81.07% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 160 134 147
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Farnborough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Requirements Management
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (83.33%) REST
1 5 (83.33%) Build Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WF
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Requirements Management
1 5 (83.33%) Build Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Database Security
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) PowerHouse
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft