The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 31 51
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 4.44% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.86% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 5
Average salary - £63,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 256 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 83.51% 75.74% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 308 225 245
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
Bedfordshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (59.09%) Web Services
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) AOP
2 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 10 (45.45%) N-Tier
2 10 (45.45%) XML
2 10 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (45.45%) Internet
2 10 (45.45%) Change Management
2 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 7 (31.82%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (31.82%) Refactoring
4 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
5 6 (27.27%) Document Management
5 6 (27.27%) Workflow
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 10 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
1 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Architect
1 19 (86.36%) Solutions Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Senior Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Web Services
2 10 (45.45%) XML
3 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) N-Tier
2 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (18.18%) Open Source
4 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.64%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) AOP
1 10 (45.45%) Change Management
1 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (31.82%) TDD
2 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (31.82%) Refactoring
3 6 (27.27%) Document Management
3 6 (27.27%) Workflow
4 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Information Assurance
4 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) CMMI
4 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
1 7 (31.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
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