The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 16 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 24 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.76% 2.68% 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.97% 3.19% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 19
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
SOA
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
185 251 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.96% 83.95% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 155 173 247
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SOA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SOA Salary Trend in Luton

SOA
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Luton region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Luton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (28.26%) Mentoring
2 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
2 9 (19.57%) Multithreading
2 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
2 9 (19.57%) Software Architecture
2 9 (19.57%) Retail
2 9 (19.57%) C#
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) .NET
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 6 (13.04%) EAI
4 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.04%) Middleware
4 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.87%) Information Architecture
5 5 (10.87%) BPMN
6 4 (8.70%) Degree
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.70%) Kanban
6 4 (8.70%) HND
7 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
7 3 (6.52%) Data Management
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.52%) ERwin
7 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
7 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) ERwin
General
1 9 (19.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
2 1 (2.17%) Front Office
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Architect
2 30 (65.22%) Integration Architect
3 10 (21.74%) SOA Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Integration Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Information Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Information Architect
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) Middleware
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (28.26%) Mentoring
2 9 (19.57%) Multithreading
2 9 (19.57%) Software Architecture
2 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
2 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
3 6 (13.04%) EAI
3 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.87%) BPMN
4 5 (10.87%) Information Architecture
4 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.70%) Kanban
5 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.52%) Data Management
6 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (2.17%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) C#
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
1 4 (8.70%) HND
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago