The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 21 12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin - 1.89% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.96% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
SOA
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
20 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 86.96% 96.23% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 16
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

SOA
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

SOA Salary Trend in Hitchin