The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 42 32 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.81% 2.46% 14.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 2.97% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Average salary £72,500 £63,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.72% +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 101 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 87.45% 82.79% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 183 89 126
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SOA
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SOA Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SOA
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle