The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 36 34
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 3.81% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.00% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 10
Average salary - £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
222 280 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 67.27% 76.29% 81.84%
Number of salaries quoted 141 235 251
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) ArcObjects
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) UML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) ArcObjects
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) ESRI