The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 54 103 96
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 102 30 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.42% 1.50% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 1.99% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 86 26 75
Average salary £61,250 £58,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.60% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1850 1504 2251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.23% 74.98% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1204 1789
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SOA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +20 38 £65,000 - 3
Welwyn Garden City - 10 £47,500 - 1
Watford - 9 £100,000 -
St Albans - 6 £62,500 - 4
Stevenage -8 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hitchin -8 3 - -
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 98 (55.37%) Java
2 86 (48.59%) .NET
3 60 (33.90%) C#
4 55 (31.07%) Oracle
4 55 (31.07%) SQL
5 54 (30.51%) Microsoft
6 47 (26.55%) MVC
6 47 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (24.29%) JavaScript
8 41 (23.16%) ASP.NET
9 38 (21.47%) SC Cleared
9 38 (21.47%) Security Cleared
10 37 (20.90%) MS Excel
11 33 (18.64%) Degree
12 32 (18.08%) Relational Database
13 31 (17.51%) SQL Server
14 30 (16.95%) Data Integration
15 29 (16.38%) Oracle Database
15 29 (16.38%) CSS
16 28 (15.82%) Retail
17 27 (15.25%) Oracle Database 11g
17 27 (15.25%) Web Services
17 27 (15.25%) Oracle Reports
18 26 (14.69%) CRM
18 26 (14.69%) XML
18 26 (14.69%) HTML
19 25 (14.12%) SharePoint
19 25 (14.12%) Computer Science
19 25 (14.12%) Workflow
19 25 (14.12%) Finance

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 25 (14.12%) SharePoint
2 23 (12.99%) Oracle Workflow
2 23 (12.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (11.30%) WebLogic
4 19 (10.73%) WebSphere
5 14 (7.91%) SharePoint Server
6 11 (6.21%) Apache
7 9 (5.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (4.52%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.82%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.82%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (2.26%) IIS
10 4 (2.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.69%) Node.js
11 3 (1.69%) Tuxedo
11 3 (1.69%) AquaLogic
12 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 37 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (9.60%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (5.65%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.13%) Magento
5 1 (0.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.52%) SaaS
2 5 (2.82%) IaaS
2 5 (2.82%) Google Apps
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.82%) PaaS
2 5 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) ATM
2 5 (2.82%) Firewall
3 4 (2.26%) HTTP
4 1 (0.56%) 4G
4 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.08%) Relational Database
2 31 (17.51%) SQL Server
3 29 (16.38%) Oracle Database
4 27 (15.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (15.25%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (9.60%) RDBMS
6 16 (9.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 14 (7.91%) EDRMS
8 11 (6.21%) MySQL
9 10 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (3.95%) Hadoop
11 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (3.95%) QlikView
12 5 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (11.86%) Subversion
2 20 (11.30%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (11.30%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.47%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.78%) Ant
5 11 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (6.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 11 (6.21%) Eclipse
5 11 (6.21%) CruiseControl
5 11 (6.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (5.65%) Maven
7 8 (4.52%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.69%) NUnit
9 2 (1.13%) Selenium
9 2 (1.13%) Hudson
9 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.13%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
General
1 28 (15.82%) Retail
2 25 (14.12%) Finance
3 23 (12.99%) Back Office
4 2 (1.13%) Marketing
4 2 (1.13%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (38.42%) Developer
2 55 (31.07%) Architect
3 49 (27.68%) Solutions Architect
4 28 (15.82%) Senior Developer
5 19 (10.73%) Analyst
6 18 (10.17%) Lead Architect
6 18 (10.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 16 (9.04%) .NET Developer
8 14 (7.91%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.91%) Java Developer
8 14 (7.91%) SharePoint Architect
8 14 (7.91%) Senior Architect
8 14 (7.91%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.91%) Senior SharePoint Architect
9 10 (5.65%) Oracle Team Leader
9 10 (5.65%) Team Leader
9 10 (5.65%) Development Team Leader
9 10 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (5.65%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (48.59%) .NET
2 41 (23.16%) ASP.NET
3 29 (16.38%) CSS
4 27 (15.25%) Web Services
5 26 (14.69%) XML
5 26 (14.69%) HTML
6 24 (13.56%) Middleware
7 23 (12.99%) J2EE
8 21 (11.86%) jQuery
9 20 (11.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (10.73%) .NET Framework
11 18 (10.17%) WCF
12 15 (8.47%) AngularJS
12 15 (8.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 15 (8.47%) Spring
13 14 (7.91%) NHibernate
14 13 (7.34%) Struts
15 12 (6.78%) Hibernate
15 12 (6.78%) REST
16 11 (6.21%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.95%) Data Integration
2 25 (14.12%) Computer Science
3 23 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.91%) Taxonomies
5 12 (6.78%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.52%) Open Source
7 7 (3.95%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.95%) Physics
8 5 (2.82%) CMDB
9 4 (2.26%) EPoS
10 3 (1.69%) EFT
10 3 (1.69%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.13%) PKI
11 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.13%) W3C
12 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.86%) UNIX
2 19 (10.73%) Windows
3 10 (5.65%) Android
3 10 (5.65%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.95%) Linux
5 4 (2.26%) Solaris
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.55%) MVC
1 47 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.69%) CRM
3 25 (14.12%) Workflow
4 21 (11.86%) TDD
4 21 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (10.73%) Migration
5 19 (10.73%) Scrum
6 18 (10.17%) MVVM
7 16 (9.04%) E-Commerce
7 16 (9.04%) Web Development
8 14 (7.91%) Systems Analysis
8 14 (7.91%) TOGAF
8 14 (7.91%) Knowledge Management
8 14 (7.91%) Unit Testing
8 14 (7.91%) Metadata Management
9 13 (7.34%) Project Management
9 13 (7.34%) Data Modelling
9 13 (7.34%) Use Case
10 12 (6.78%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 98 (55.37%) Java
2 60 (33.90%) C#
3 55 (31.07%) SQL
4 43 (24.29%) JavaScript
5 21 (11.86%) Shell Script
6 20 (11.30%) PL/SQL
7 10 (5.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 6 (3.39%) COBOL
9 4 (2.26%) Python
9 4 (2.26%) PHP
10 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.69%) Delphi
10 3 (1.69%) VB
10 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.69%) VB6
11 2 (1.13%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.13%) C++
12 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (21.47%) SC Cleared
1 38 (21.47%) Security Cleared
2 33 (18.64%) Degree
3 17 (9.60%) OCP
3 17 (9.60%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.82%) Puppet
2 4 (2.26%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (31.07%) Oracle
2 54 (30.51%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.60%) IBM
4 14 (7.91%) Open Text
4 14 (7.91%) EMC
5 13 (7.34%) JBoss
6 12 (6.78%) Google
7 9 (5.08%) TIBCO
8 8 (4.52%) Talend
9 7 (3.95%) Tableau
9 7 (3.95%) Actuate
9 7 (3.95%) Informatica
10 6 (3.39%) Micro Focus
11 5 (2.82%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.69%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.69%) BEA
13 2 (1.13%) Fiorano
13 2 (1.13%) ATG
13 2 (1.13%) webMethods
13 2 (1.13%) Software AG
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