The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East / Kent
Rank 86 69 83
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.12% 2.38% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 2.61% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 33
Median salary £37,500 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% -6.81%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
753 918 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 90.83% 91.16% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 613 814 864
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SOA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SOA Salary Trend in Kent

SOA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +10 1 £37,500 +15.38%
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for SOA.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Apple
3 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) WCF
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (40.00%) MVVM
3 4 (40.00%) iPad
3 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (40.00%) Node.js
3 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (40.00%) Redis
3 4 (40.00%) NServiceBus
3 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 4 (40.00%) SignalR
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile App

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (40.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (40.00%) Redis
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) DTS
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Application Development Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Manager
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Governance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior WordPress Developer
3 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (40.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
1 4 (40.00%) Node.js
1 4 (40.00%) React
1 4 (40.00%) Redux
1 4 (40.00%) SignalR
1 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (40.00%) iPad
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) MVVM
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PHP 5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Apple
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Baan
3 1 (10.00%) Facebook
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) JDA
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO