The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 110 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 85.92% 85.27% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 112 100 62
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft