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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +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
12 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 85.71% 91.67% 74.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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