The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hayes 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 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 11.11% 34.29% 36.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 36.36% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Average salary £67,500 £85,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +144.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Hayes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hayes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 66.67% 94.29% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 10
Average salary £67,500 £67,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +92.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

SOA
Salary Trend in Hayes

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

SOA Salary Trend in Hayes

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hayes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hayes 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 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) UML
3 5 (71.43%) Use Case
4 4 (57.14%) GigaSpaces
4 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Grid Computing
4 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (42.86%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) SAP
6 2 (28.57%) WSDL
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (28.57%) XSD
6 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
6 2 (28.57%) Logistics
6 2 (28.57%) Java EE
6 2 (28.57%) Banking
7 1 (14.29%) BPEL
7 1 (14.29%) Spring
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (14.29%) CNA
7 1 (14.29%) Novell Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Middleware

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hayes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hayes 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 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XSD
2 2 (28.57%) WSDL
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Grid Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) UML
1 5 (71.43%) Use Case
2 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CNA
1 1 (14.29%) Novell Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (28.57%) SAP