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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 3 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 22.58% - 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.14% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £85,500 - £70,000
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
29 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 93.55% 78.95% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 9
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Oracle
1 26 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 26 (100.00%) Web Services
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 25 (96.15%) J2EE
3 24 (92.31%) Maven
3 24 (92.31%) Artifactory
4 16 (61.54%) Spring
4 16 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (61.54%) EJB
4 16 (61.54%) JSP
4 16 (61.54%) Servlets
4 16 (61.54%) Struts
4 16 (61.54%) Hibernate
5 12 (46.15%) Java
6 11 (42.31%) Middleware
7 10 (38.46%) UML
7 10 (38.46%) WebLogic Workshop
7 10 (38.46%) Use Case
8 9 (34.62%) XML
9 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
10 7 (26.92%) UNIX
10 7 (26.92%) Information Security
11 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
11 6 (23.08%) System Testing
12 2 (7.69%) Degree
12 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (7.69%) JRockit
13 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hayes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (92.31%) Maven
1 24 (92.31%) Artifactory
2 10 (38.46%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Architect
2 9 (34.62%) Integration Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Integration Manager
4 6 (23.08%) Systems Integration Manager
4 6 (23.08%) Systems Manager
4 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) Web Services
2 25 (96.15%) J2EE
3 16 (61.54%) EJB
3 16 (61.54%) JSP
3 16 (61.54%) Servlets
3 16 (61.54%) Struts
3 16 (61.54%) Hibernate
3 16 (61.54%) Spring
4 11 (42.31%) Middleware
5 9 (34.62%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) UML
1 10 (38.46%) Use Case
2 7 (26.92%) Information Security
3 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 6 (23.08%) System Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle