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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 63 45 65
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.33% 2.30% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 3.06% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 7
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +36.84%
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
614 392 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.99% 75.10% 71.84%
Number of salaries quoted 543 347 459
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 19 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Guildford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 28 (51.85%) RMADS
2 24 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 24 (44.44%) Risk Analysis
3 21 (38.89%) CRAMM
3 21 (38.89%) ISMS
3 21 (38.89%) Information Assurance
3 21 (38.89%) CISSP
3 21 (38.89%) CESG
4 18 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (33.33%) UML
5 14 (25.93%) JSP 440
5 14 (25.93%) HTML
5 14 (25.93%) CSS
5 14 (25.93%) Degree
5 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 14 (25.93%) SQL
5 14 (25.93%) CESG CLAS
5 14 (25.93%) Management Information System
5 14 (25.93%) Law
6 11 (20.37%) PHP
6 11 (20.37%) OOD
7 10 (18.52%) Web Services
8 9 (16.67%) OO
8 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 9 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (14.81%) Java
10 7 (12.96%) CISM
10 7 (12.96%) Security Architecture
10 7 (12.96%) Information Security

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (9.26%) JBoss
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.56%) CMS
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 9 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) VPN
1 3 (5.56%) SSL
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
1 3 (5.56%) MPLS
1 3 (5.56%) Firewall
1 3 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) TestDirector
1 3 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (5.56%) Moq
General
1 14 (25.93%) Law
2 4 (7.41%) Local Government
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Security Advisor
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Systems Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Consultant
4 9 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (16.67%) Architect
5 7 (12.96%) Technical Architect
5 7 (12.96%) Security Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) Security Architect
5 7 (12.96%) Information Security Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.11%) Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Support Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Test Leader
7 3 (5.56%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) HTML
1 14 (25.93%) CSS
2 10 (18.52%) Web Services
3 5 (9.26%) J2EE
3 5 (9.26%) Middleware
4 4 (7.41%) Spring
5 3 (5.56%) Ajax
5 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.56%) .NET
5 3 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (1.85%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 28 (51.85%) RMADS
2 21 (38.89%) CESG
3 14 (25.93%) CESG CLAS
3 14 (25.93%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 24 (44.44%) Risk Analysis
2 21 (38.89%) CRAMM
2 21 (38.89%) ISMS
2 21 (38.89%) Information Assurance
3 18 (33.33%) UML
4 11 (20.37%) OOD
5 9 (16.67%) OO
6 7 (12.96%) Information Security
6 7 (12.96%) Security Architecture
7 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.41%) Migration
8 4 (7.41%) Service Management
8 4 (7.41%) Logistics
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.56%) Manual Testing
9 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.56%) MVC
9 3 (5.56%) Content Management
9 3 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) PHP
3 8 (14.81%) Java
4 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.56%) Jython
4 3 (5.56%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) CISSP
2 14 (25.93%) Degree
2 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.96%) CISM
4 3 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (25.93%) JSP 440
3 6 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (5.56%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Adobe
2 2 (3.70%) BT
3 1 (1.85%) SAP