The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 10 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 10.42% 4.84% 16.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.63% 5.66% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 15
Average salary £50,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
SOA
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 53 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 89.58% 85.48% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 51
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

SOA
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

SOA Salary Trend in Harrow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) UML
3 13 (76.47%) Java
4 12 (70.59%) Software Delivery
5 11 (64.71%) TIBCO
5 11 (64.71%) Scrum
6 10 (58.82%) Games
6 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
6 10 (58.82%) High Availability
6 10 (58.82%) Kanban
7 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 9 (52.94%) C#
7 9 (52.94%) Subversion
8 8 (47.06%) TIBCO EMS
8 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
8 8 (47.06%) Oracle
8 8 (47.06%) BusinessWorks
8 8 (47.06%) JMS
9 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (41.18%) XML
9 7 (41.18%) XSLT
9 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
10 6 (35.29%) FindBugs
10 6 (35.29%) Unix
10 6 (35.29%) MySQL
10 6 (35.29%) JUnit
10 6 (35.29%) JIRA
10 6 (35.29%) Checkstyle

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (35.29%) MySQL
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (29.41%) Big Data
4 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (29.41%) Informix
4 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Subversion
2 6 (35.29%) Checkstyle
2 6 (35.29%) FindBugs
2 6 (35.29%) JIRA
2 6 (35.29%) JUnit
3 5 (29.41%) JIRA Agile
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (29.41%) Toad
4 3 (17.65%) MSBuild
4 3 (17.65%) NUnit
5 1 (5.88%) JMeter
General
1 10 (58.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) TIBCO Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Architect
4 5 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# WCF Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Silverlight Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.88%) WCF Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) JMS
1 8 (47.06%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (41.18%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) XSLT
3 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) MSMQ
5 1 (5.88%) ELK Stack
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
5 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) UML
3 12 (70.59%) Software Delivery
4 11 (64.71%) Scrum
5 10 (58.82%) High Availability
5 10 (58.82%) Kanban
6 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
7 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
8 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (29.41%) Analytics
9 5 (29.41%) ArchiMate
9 5 (29.41%) Big Data Analytics
9 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (29.41%) Data Analytics
9 5 (29.41%) Data Management
9 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
9 5 (29.41%) Performance Management
9 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
9 5 (29.41%) Validation
10 3 (17.65%) Defensive Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) C++
4 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Kibana
1 1 (5.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) TIBCO
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.88%) WSO2