The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 64 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.37% 1.70% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 2.06% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 10
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £59,250 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,250 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
SOA
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 437 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 85.19% 82.45% 70.19%
Number of salaries quoted 478 380 383
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SOA
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SOA Salary Trend in Guildford

SOA
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Guildford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 16 (44.44%) RMADS
2 14 (38.89%) Information Assurance
2 14 (38.89%) Risk Analysis
2 14 (38.89%) CRAMM
2 14 (38.89%) ISMS
2 14 (38.89%) CESG
2 14 (38.89%) CISSP
2 14 (38.89%) Risk Management
3 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 12 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
4 9 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 7 (19.44%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) HTML
5 7 (19.44%) CSS
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (16.67%) J2EE
6 6 (16.67%) Windows
6 6 (16.67%) UML
7 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) JBoss
7 5 (13.89%) Spring
8 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 4 (11.11%) Degree
8 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (11.11%) JSP 440
8 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
8 4 (11.11%) Law
8 4 (11.11%) PHP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (13.89%) JBoss
2 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
1 3 (8.33%) SSL
1 3 (8.33%) MPLS
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
1 3 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) TestDirector
1 3 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (8.33%) Moq
General
1 4 (11.11%) Law
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Security Advisor
2 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.33%) QA Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
1 7 (19.44%) CSS
2 6 (16.67%) J2EE
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) Spring
4 3 (8.33%) Ajax
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.33%) SOAP
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (2.78%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) RMADS
2 14 (38.89%) CESG
3 12 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Risk Management
1 14 (38.89%) Risk Analysis
1 14 (38.89%) CRAMM
1 14 (38.89%) ISMS
1 14 (38.89%) Information Assurance
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) UML
4 4 (11.11%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) OOD
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.33%) MVC
5 3 (8.33%) Content Management
5 3 (8.33%) TDD
5 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (5.56%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) Logistics
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) Delphi
4 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) CISSP
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB
4 2 (5.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.11%) JSP 440
3 3 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (8.33%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Adobe
2 2 (5.56%) BT
3 1 (2.78%) SAP