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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
7 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 87.50% 75.61% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 30
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £37,500 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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