The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 21 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 3.49% 6.93% 9.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 9.09% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Hounslow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 77 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 88.37% 76.24% 80.49%
Number of salaries quoted 66 66 28
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

SOA
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

SOA Salary Trend in Hounslow

SOA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 27 (96.43%) Oracle
1 27 (96.43%) Telecoms
2 24 (85.71%) WebLogic
3 22 (78.57%) Java
4 21 (75.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 20 (71.43%) J2EE
6 15 (53.57%) Web Services
7 12 (42.86%) UML
8 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) XML
10 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
11 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (3.57%) .NET
11 1 (3.57%) CRM
11 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (3.57%) Project Management
11 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (3.57%) Finance

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 24 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 21 (75.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
General
1 27 (96.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Integration Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Java Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Software Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) SOA Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) J2EE
2 15 (53.57%) Web Services
3 4 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) UML
2 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) CRM
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Java
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Sitecore