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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
SOA
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 114 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 68.57% 91.20% 76.03%
Number of salaries quoted 98 63 63
Average salary £35,000 £42,887 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.39% +10.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Shropshire