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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 20 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 9.46% - 6.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.69% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 7
Average salary £60,000 - £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
SOA
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 60 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 88.51% 78.95% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 121 48 75
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

SOA
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

SOA Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (86.36%) PL/SQL
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) Web Services
2 19 (86.36%) XML
2 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
2 19 (86.36%) RUP
2 19 (86.36%) PRINCE
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle Applications
2 19 (86.36%) Hibernate
2 19 (86.36%) Scrum
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) Spring
2 19 (86.36%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (86.36%) Unit Testing
2 19 (86.36%) Multithreading
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle Database
3 12 (54.55%) Java EE
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 10 (45.45%) Line Management
5 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Ant
6 3 (13.64%) Python
6 3 (13.64%) HTTP
6 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle Database 11g
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Ant
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Development Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Applications Development Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Applications Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Application Development Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 19 (86.36%) Web Services
2 19 (86.36%) XML
2 19 (86.36%) Hibernate
2 19 (86.36%) Spring
3 12 (54.55%) Java EE
4 3 (13.64%) Middleware
5 2 (9.09%) EJB
5 2 (9.09%) JSF
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
1 3 (13.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
1 19 (86.36%) RUP
1 19 (86.36%) PRINCE
1 19 (86.36%) Scrum
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (86.36%) Enterprise Architecture
1 19 (86.36%) Unit Testing
1 19 (86.36%) Multithreading
2 10 (45.45%) Line Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) PL/SQL
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) BEA