The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 76 76 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 25 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.26% 1.60% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.20% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 20
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,430 £69,500 £60,150
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 774 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.83% 72.95% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 798 662 578
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £57,000 £67,500
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 Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Kent

SOA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling +5 7 £51,430 +2.86%
Sittingbourne - 4 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £38,500 - 2
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 54 (80.60%) C#
2 48 (71.64%) .NET
3 47 (70.15%) SQL Server
4 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
4 38 (56.72%) SQL
5 30 (44.78%) MVC
6 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
7 26 (38.81%) ASP.NET
7 26 (38.81%) Degree
7 26 (38.81%) REST
8 23 (34.33%) TDD
8 23 (34.33%) OO
9 21 (31.34%) XML
9 21 (31.34%) HTML
9 21 (31.34%) Workflow
10 20 (29.85%) Scrum
10 20 (29.85%) VB.NET
11 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
11 19 (28.36%) jQuery
12 18 (26.87%) Windows
13 17 (25.37%) CSS
13 17 (25.37%) WCF
14 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
15 15 (22.39%) Finance
15 15 (22.39%) Web Services
16 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (19.40%) SOAP
17 13 (19.40%) Client/Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (11.94%) FileNet
2 7 (10.45%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.48%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) HTTP
2 4 (5.97%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (4.48%) Internet
4 2 (2.99%) PPP
4 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (70.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.94%) OLAP
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.97%) BODI
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.99%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.49%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.96%) ReSharper
2 6 (8.96%) Fiddler
3 4 (5.97%) NUnit
3 4 (5.97%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.97%) Selenium
3 4 (5.97%) FitNesse
3 4 (5.97%) Ranorex
4 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.37%) Programmer
4 12 (17.91%) .NET Programmer
4 12 (17.91%) Analyst Programmer
4 12 (17.91%) Analyst
5 11 (16.42%) Architect
5 11 (16.42%) Software Engineer
6 10 (14.93%) Software Developer
6 10 (14.93%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (14.93%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) Test Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) Agile .NET Developer
8 7 (10.45%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 6 (8.96%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (7.46%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (7.46%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 5 (7.46%) Senior Programmer
11 4 (5.97%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (71.64%) .NET
2 26 (38.81%) ASP.NET
2 26 (38.81%) REST
3 21 (31.34%) XML
3 21 (31.34%) HTML
4 19 (28.36%) jQuery
5 17 (25.37%) CSS
5 17 (25.37%) WCF
6 16 (23.88%) AngularJS
7 15 (22.39%) Web Services
8 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (19.40%) SOAP
9 13 (19.40%) .NET Framework
10 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (14.93%) XSLT
11 10 (14.93%) Ember.js
11 10 (14.93%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (8.96%) WinForms
12 6 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (8.96%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Client/Server
2 12 (17.91%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.46%) Mainframe
5 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.99%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Windows 7
2 6 (8.96%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.48%) Solaris
4 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) MVC
2 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.33%) TDD
3 23 (34.33%) OO
4 21 (31.34%) Workflow
5 20 (29.85%) Scrum
6 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
7 12 (17.91%) OOP
8 10 (14.93%) Network Design
8 10 (14.93%) Kanban
9 9 (13.43%) Use Case
9 9 (13.43%) UML
9 9 (13.43%) ETL
10 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
10 8 (11.94%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) Process Management
10 8 (11.94%) MVVM
11 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.96%) Project Planning
12 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (80.60%) C#
2 38 (56.72%) SQL
3 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
4 20 (29.85%) VB.NET
5 8 (11.94%) Java
6 6 (8.96%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (38.81%) Degree
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.43%) ISEB
4 8 (11.94%) MCP
4 8 (11.94%) MCTS
4 8 (11.94%) MCPD
5 4 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (56.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) IBM
2 8 (11.94%) Metastorm
2 8 (11.94%) Open Text
2 8 (11.94%) Pega
3 5 (7.46%) HP
3 5 (7.46%) Remedy
4 4 (5.97%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
4 4 (5.97%) Cognos
4 4 (5.97%) Informatica
5 3 (4.48%) Facebook
5 3 (4.48%) Twitter
5 3 (4.48%) Google
5 3 (4.48%) Sun
5 3 (4.48%) Software AG
5 3 (4.48%) webMethods
6 1 (1.49%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
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