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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 74 77 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing SOA 27 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.40% 1.52% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.09% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 18
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,430 £69,500 £60,450
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
936 767 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.27% 72.70% 77.56%
Number of salaries quoted 811 651 578
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 25 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 25 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%
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £41,000 - 2
Sittingbourne - 4 £40,000 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 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 56 (81.16%) C#
2 50 (72.46%) .NET
3 49 (71.01%) SQL Server
4 40 (57.97%) Microsoft
5 38 (55.07%) SQL
6 32 (46.38%) MVC
7 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
9 27 (39.13%) REST
10 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
10 26 (37.68%) Degree
11 24 (34.78%) TDD
11 24 (34.78%) OO
12 22 (31.88%) HTML
13 21 (30.43%) XML
13 21 (30.43%) Workflow
14 20 (28.99%) Scrum
14 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
14 20 (28.99%) VB.NET
14 20 (28.99%) jQuery
15 18 (26.09%) Windows
15 18 (26.09%) CSS
16 17 (24.64%) WCF
17 16 (23.19%) AngularJS
18 15 (21.74%) Finance
18 15 (21.74%) Web Services
18 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (20.29%) SOAP
19 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
19 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web API

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (11.59%) FileNet
2 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
3 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) HTTP
2 4 (5.80%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (4.35%) Internet
4 2 (2.90%) PPP
4 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (71.01%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.59%) OLAP
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.80%) BODI
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.90%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.45%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.70%) ReSharper
2 6 (8.70%) Fiddler
3 4 (5.80%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.80%) Ranorex
3 4 (5.80%) Selenium
3 4 (5.80%) FitNesse
3 4 (5.80%) NUnit
4 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) Developer
2 20 (28.99%) .NET Developer
3 17 (24.64%) Programmer
4 12 (17.39%) Analyst Programmer
4 12 (17.39%) Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) .NET Programmer
5 11 (15.94%) Software Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Architect
5 11 (15.94%) Software Engineer
6 10 (14.49%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (14.49%) .NET Software Engineer
7 9 (13.04%) Agile .NET Developer
8 8 (11.59%) Test Engineer
9 7 (10.14%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 6 (8.70%) Developer Analyst
11 5 (7.25%) Senior Programmer
11 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.80%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (72.46%) .NET
2 27 (39.13%) REST
3 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
4 22 (31.88%) HTML
5 21 (30.43%) XML
6 20 (28.99%) jQuery
7 18 (26.09%) CSS
8 17 (24.64%) WCF
9 16 (23.19%) AngularJS
10 15 (21.74%) Web Services
11 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
11 14 (20.29%) SOAP
11 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (14.49%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (14.49%) Ember.js
13 10 (14.49%) XSLT
14 6 (8.70%) WinForms
14 6 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (8.70%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Client/Server
2 12 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.25%) Mainframe
5 4 (5.80%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) Solaris
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) MVC
2 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (34.78%) TDD
3 24 (34.78%) OO
4 21 (30.43%) Workflow
5 20 (28.99%) Scrum
5 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
6 13 (18.84%) OOP
7 10 (14.49%) Network Design
7 10 (14.49%) UML
7 10 (14.49%) Kanban
8 9 (13.04%) MVVM
8 9 (13.04%) Use Case
8 9 (13.04%) ETL
9 8 (11.59%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.59%) Process Management
9 8 (11.59%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.70%) Project Planning
11 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (81.16%) C#
2 38 (55.07%) SQL
3 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
4 20 (28.99%) VB.NET
5 8 (11.59%) Java
6 6 (8.70%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (37.68%) Degree
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.04%) MCP
3 9 (13.04%) ISEB
3 9 (13.04%) MCTS
3 9 (13.04%) MCPD
4 4 (5.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (57.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) IBM
2 8 (11.59%) Metastorm
2 8 (11.59%) Open Text
2 8 (11.59%) Pega
3 5 (7.25%) Remedy
3 5 (7.25%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) Informatica
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle
4 4 (5.80%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.80%) Cognos
5 3 (4.35%) Sun
5 3 (4.35%) webMethods
5 3 (4.35%) Software AG
5 3 (4.35%) Google
5 3 (4.35%) Facebook
5 3 (4.35%) Twitter
6 1 (1.45%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.45%) Cognizant
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