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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.08% - 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £75,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
130 194 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 70.27% 67.13% 84.85%
Number of salaries quoted 124 143 261
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Axway
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) Adabas
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (50.00%) EntireX
1 1 (50.00%) NATURAL
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Adabas
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) EntireX
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) NATURAL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Axway
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens