The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SOA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 69.23% 88.00% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 23
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

SOA
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the M4 Corridor region.

SOA Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor