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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 15 24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth - 4.30% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.76% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £54,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.23%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
50 84 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 83.33% 90.32% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 46 66 67
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £38,850
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £57,626 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM