The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 29 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 1.68% - 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% - 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £56,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
SOA
Devon

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 29 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 78.99% 60.42% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 79 24 34
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £41,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

SOA
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

SOA Salary Trend in Plymouth

SOA
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Plymouth

SOA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL