The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Home Counties region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 3 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 10.00% 4.88% 28.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 7.41% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 23
Average salary - £85,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +88.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7 27 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 70.00% 65.85% 84.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 47
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
South East

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

SOA
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

SOA Salary Trend in the Home Counties

SOA
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM