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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 30 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.20% 6.77% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 8.84% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 11
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,388 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.07%
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
132 147 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 72.53% 76.56% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 117 119 192
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 £26,500 £32,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) WinForms
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) MVVM
2 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Siebel
2 2 (28.57%) ERP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (14.29%) TPMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) NuGet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Siebel Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Siebel Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) DOM
1 2 (28.57%) WinForms
1 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) DHTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
1 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) MODAF
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Siebel