The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.31% 2.23% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 2.86% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 384 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 71.90% 77.89% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 209 312 334
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
SOA
South East

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SOA
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

SOA Salary Trend in Middlesex

SOA
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 19 (59.38%) HTML
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
3 17 (53.13%) .NET
4 16 (50.00%) CSS
4 16 (50.00%) MVC
4 16 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (40.63%) JSON
6 12 (37.50%) OWASP
6 12 (37.50%) Eclipse RCP
6 12 (37.50%) Ajax
6 12 (37.50%) Web Services
6 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 12 (37.50%) IIS
7 11 (34.38%) XML
7 11 (34.38%) UML
8 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (28.13%) JIRA
9 9 (28.13%) Java
10 8 (25.00%) Middleware
11 7 (21.88%) Degree
11 7 (21.88%) Linux
12 6 (18.75%) Data Integration
13 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (15.63%) System Testing
13 5 (15.63%) jQuery
13 5 (15.63%) WSDL
13 5 (15.63%) PHP
13 5 (15.63%) SQL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 12 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Project
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) FTP
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Eclipse RCP
1 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 9 (28.13%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) NUnit
3 4 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Applications Developer
3 12 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 12 (37.50%) Senior Applications Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Java Applications Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) HTML
2 17 (53.13%) .NET
3 16 (50.00%) CSS
3 16 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (40.63%) JSON
5 12 (37.50%) Ajax
5 12 (37.50%) Web Services
5 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 11 (34.38%) XML
7 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (25.00%) Middleware
9 5 (15.63%) jQuery
9 5 (15.63%) WSDL
10 4 (12.50%) .NET Remoting
10 4 (12.50%) ADO.NET
10 4 (12.50%) COM
10 4 (12.50%) MSMQ
10 4 (12.50%) WCF
10 4 (12.50%) WPF
11 3 (9.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Integration
2 4 (12.50%) EPoS
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) MVC
2 12 (37.50%) OWASP
3 11 (34.38%) UML
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) System Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Web Development
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.50%) BDD
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) JVM Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Release Management
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.13%) BPEL
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) PHP
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) VB
3 5 (15.63%) VB6
4 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 4 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) COBOL
5 1 (3.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) CA