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 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 - - 4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin - - 25.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
16 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 94.12% 94.74% 69.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 8
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (100.00%) AquaLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus