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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 25 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.16% 5.36% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 7.50% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
112 80 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 80.58% 71.43% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 80 68 70
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (66.67%) MapReduce
2 4 (66.67%) LoadUI
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Fiddler
3 3 (50.00%) DOM
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (16.67%) FileNet
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 3 (50.00%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Applications Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) DOM
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) MapReduce
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) EAI
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM