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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 93 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% 2.74% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 3.27% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 34
Median salary - £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
South East

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
889 825 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.63% 83.76% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 778 739 830
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Malling -16 1 - -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Solaris
2 9 (40.91%) Sun
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
3 8 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) Hyperion
3 8 (36.36%) Middleware
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Discoverer
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (31.82%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services

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 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) JBoss
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) SMTP
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (4.55%) BODI
6 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) NUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Moq
3 2 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) Fiddler
4 1 (4.55%) Hudson
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) MSTest
4 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.55%) RSpec
4 1 (4.55%) WATIR
General
1 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) DBA
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (9.09%) CMS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Middleware
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) CSS3
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) HTML5
2 6 (27.27%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) RESTful
3 5 (22.73%) WCF
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (9.09%) Ember.js
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (9.09%) WebSockets
6 2 (9.09%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Solaris
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
2 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
5 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.09%) OOD
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.55%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (13.64%) ISA Server
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) vCloud
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
1 9 (40.91%) Sun
2 8 (36.36%) Hyperion
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) WatchGuard
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Cognos
6 1 (4.55%) Informatica