The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 37 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 6.02% 2.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.54% 3.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 63 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 79.92% 76.83% 71.21%
Number of salaries quoted 110 59 47
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
Kent

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

SOA
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

SOA Salary Trend in Maidstone

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (93.94%) C#
2 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
3 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (84.85%) MVC
5 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (48.48%) .NET Framework
6 16 (48.48%) TDD
6 16 (48.48%) OO
7 15 (45.45%) OOP
7 15 (45.45%) HTML
7 15 (45.45%) CSS
7 15 (45.45%) SOAP
7 15 (45.45%) MCP
7 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 15 (45.45%) MCTS
7 15 (45.45%) MCPD
7 15 (45.45%) MVVM
7 15 (45.45%) REST
8 13 (39.39%) jQuery
9 12 (36.36%) UML
10 3 (9.09%) HTTP
10 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
10 3 (9.09%) Workflow
10 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 3 (9.09%) Windows
10 3 (9.09%) VB.NET

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.09%) Fiddler
1 3 (9.09%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 13 (39.39%) .NET Developer
4 12 (36.36%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) .NET Framework
3 15 (45.45%) HTML
3 15 (45.45%) CSS
3 15 (45.45%) SOAP
3 15 (45.45%) REST
4 13 (39.39%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (84.85%) MVC
3 16 (48.48%) TDD
3 16 (48.48%) OO
4 15 (45.45%) OOP
4 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 15 (45.45%) MVVM
5 12 (36.36%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) Workflow
6 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.09%) Network Design
6 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Use Case
7 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Scrum
8 1 (3.03%) RAD
8 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 3 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) MCP
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (45.45%) MCTS
1 15 (45.45%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) HL7
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Telerik