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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 16 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.91% - 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% - 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +5.26%
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
72 90 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 69.90% 85.71% 92.55%
Number of salaries quoted 63 85 73
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -8.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (57.14%) GIS
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) QlikView
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 3 (42.86%) MapReduce
2 3 (42.86%) LoadUI
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) DOM
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) QlikView
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
1 3 (42.86%) LoadUI
2 2 (28.57%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) DOM
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) GIS
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) MapReduce
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MBA
1 2 (28.57%) Degree