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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 26 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.08% 4.63% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 6.25% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
113 80 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 76.87% 74.07% 82.18%
Number of salaries quoted 92 63 70
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £26,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Gatwick

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) DOM
4 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Selenium
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Fiddler
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) LoadUI
5 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) Legal

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (12.50%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) Fiddler
1 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) DOM
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) EAI
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter