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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East / Kent
Rank 85 82 89
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.24% 1.77% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.94% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 18
Median salary £60,000 £53,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -2.27%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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
731 1030 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.61% 91.23% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 577 890 793
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 £29,900 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,333 £57,500
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 23 February 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
Maidstone -14 1 - -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (57.14%) React
3 4 (57.14%) Backbone.js
3 4 (57.14%) Redis
3 4 (57.14%) NServiceBus
3 4 (57.14%) SignalR
3 4 (57.14%) Redux
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (57.14%) MVVM
3 4 (57.14%) iPad
3 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Node.js
3 4 (57.14%) MSMQ

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 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (57.14%) NServiceBus
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) SMTP
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) Redis
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 1 (14.29%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
1 1 (14.29%) gulp
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Architect
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior WordPress Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (57.14%) Backbone.js
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) MSMQ
3 4 (57.14%) Node.js
3 4 (57.14%) React
3 4 (57.14%) Redux
3 4 (57.14%) SignalR
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) EDI
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) SOLID
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PHP 5
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Facebook