The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 10 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 40 37
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - 2.44% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.18% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
233 220 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 77.67% 76.66% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 169 169 137
Average salary £41,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SOA
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SOA Salary Trend in Solihull

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
1 5 (83.33%) Fujitsu
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Essbase
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (50.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (50.00%) Essbase
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Exalytics
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Fujitsu
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Hyperion