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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 42 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.46% 1.27% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.73% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
256 346 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 74.64% 73.00% 78.45%
Number of salaries quoted 173 212 314
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) UML
5 7 (41.18%) WCF
5 7 (41.18%) WPF
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) Ajax
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) Retail
7 5 (29.41%) Subversion
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 5 (29.41%) IIS
7 5 (29.41%) XML
7 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
7 5 (29.41%) JSON
7 5 (29.41%) OWASP
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (29.41%) Eclipse RCP
8 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
8 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
8 4 (23.53%) BDD
8 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
8 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) ArcGIS
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
1 5 (29.41%) Eclipse RCP
2 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) NUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
3 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Applications Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Applications Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Leader
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) WPF Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
3 7 (41.18%) WCF
3 7 (41.18%) WPF
4 6 (35.29%) Ajax
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) JSON
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Remoting
6 4 (23.53%) MSMQ
6 4 (23.53%) COM
6 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET
7 3 (17.65%) EDI
7 3 (17.65%) Middleware
7 3 (17.65%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) Silverlight
7 3 (17.65%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EPoS
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Android
1 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) UML
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) OWASP
4 4 (23.53%) BDD
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) OOD
5 3 (17.65%) MVVM
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) VB
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
3 4 (23.53%) VB6
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) C
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) ESRI
3 1 (5.88%) Talend