The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 20 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.88% 1.05% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 1.08% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
SOA
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 93 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 65.85% 97.89% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50 87 114
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £66,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SOA
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

SOA Salary Trend in Gatwick

SOA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) Zachman Framework
1 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 4 (44.44%) QlikView
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) GIS
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) MBA
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Analysis

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) QlikView
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Lead Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) GIS
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Zachman Framework
1 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MBA
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle