The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 11 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 108 139 124
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 554 435 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.44% 1.95% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 2.63% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 441 373 448
Average salary £50,715 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17603 16560 17535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.58% 74.11% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13906 13546 14918
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SOA
England

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SOA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SOA Salary Trend in the South East

SOA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in the South East

SOA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +14 149 £47,500 -1.04% 10
Berkshire +41 138 £65,000 +18.18% 11
Hampshire -13 89 £45,000 -10.00% 14
West Sussex +39 70 £60,000 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 33 £62,500 +6.38% 3
Oxfordshire -6 30 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Kent +5 29 £41,750 -24.09% 3
East Sussex -22 15 £44,000 -41.33% 1
Middlesex +9 4 - -
Sussex - 2 £70,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 456 (40.32%) Java
2 415 (36.69%) Web Services
3 346 (30.59%) .NET
4 291 (25.73%) XML
5 285 (25.20%) SQL
6 260 (22.99%) Oracle
7 256 (22.63%) C#
8 251 (22.19%) SQL Server
9 248 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
10 234 (20.69%) Finance
11 215 (19.01%) HTML
12 212 (18.74%) JavaScript
13 197 (17.42%) UML
14 194 (17.15%) TDD
15 189 (16.71%) MVC
16 183 (16.18%) ASP.NET
16 183 (16.18%) Degree
17 179 (15.83%) Microsoft
18 174 (15.38%) J2EE
19 164 (14.50%) CSS
20 152 (13.44%) Spring
21 149 (13.17%) SOAP
22 147 (13.00%) Windows
23 145 (12.82%) WCF
24 131 (11.58%) Scrum
25 121 (10.70%) jQuery
26 117 (10.34%) Middleware
27 115 (10.17%) Telecoms
28 110 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
29 107 (9.46%) .NET Framework

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 94 (8.31%) IIS
2 73 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 72 (6.37%) BizTalk Server
4 64 (5.66%) WebSphere
5 58 (5.13%) Oracle Service Bus
6 57 (5.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 52 (4.60%) Apache
8 48 (4.24%) SharePoint
9 47 (4.16%) Tomcat
10 30 (2.65%) NServiceBus
11 29 (2.56%) WordPress
12 28 (2.48%) NetWeaver
13 26 (2.30%) FileNet
14 25 (2.21%) SAP Portal
15 21 (1.86%) MQSeries
16 15 (1.33%) CMS
17 11 (0.97%) SAS
18 10 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
19 9 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
19 9 (0.80%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 79 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.41%) MS Office
3 12 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.62%) MS Project
6 6 (0.53%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.35%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 45 (3.98%) Oracle BPM
2 25 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.35%) TIBCO iProcess
7 4 (0.35%) Compiere
7 4 (0.35%) assyst
8 3 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.27%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.27%) SAP GRC
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.18%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 70 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.74%) SaaS
3 14 (1.24%) Force.com
4 12 (1.06%) IBM Blueworks
5 9 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.44%) PaaS
7 5 (0.44%) IaaS
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 69 (6.10%) Internet
2 32 (2.83%) HTTP
3 29 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 19 (1.68%) SSL
5 15 (1.33%) LDAP
6 14 (1.24%) SAN
7 13 (1.15%) Radio Access Network
8 11 (0.97%) Firewall
9 6 (0.53%) DMZ
10 5 (0.44%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.35%) LAN
11 4 (0.35%) WAN
11 4 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.35%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (0.27%) SNMP
12 3 (0.27%) S/MIME
13 2 (0.18%) PPP
13 2 (0.18%) 3G
13 2 (0.18%) VPN
13 2 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 98 (8.66%) Oracle Database
3 70 (6.19%) Relational Database
4 65 (5.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 53 (4.69%) NoSQL
6 52 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 50 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 48 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 42 (3.71%) MySQL
10 41 (3.63%) Oracle ODI
11 40 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (3.09%) Azure SQL Database
13 29 (2.56%) RavenDB
14 28 (2.48%) RDBMS
15 27 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
16 25 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (2.12%) DB2
18 22 (1.95%) MongoDB
19 19 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 18 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 77 (6.81%) Subversion
2 66 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (5.04%) Git (software)
4 49 (4.33%) Visual Studio
5 47 (4.16%) Ant
6 42 (3.71%) Selenium
7 35 (3.09%) ReSharper
8 34 (3.01%) Maven
9 32 (2.83%) Jasmine
10 29 (2.56%) PhoneGap
10 29 (2.56%) NCrunch
10 29 (2.56%) TeamCity
11 26 (2.30%) Eclipse
12 17 (1.50%) SoapUI
13 16 (1.41%) NUnit
14 13 (1.15%) JIRA
14 13 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
15 11 (0.97%) JUnit
16 10 (0.88%) QUnit
17 9 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
General
1 234 (20.69%) Finance
2 115 (10.17%) Telecoms
3 51 (4.51%) Retail
4 44 (3.89%) Law
5 38 (3.36%) Banking
6 25 (2.21%) Billing
6 25 (2.21%) Marketing
7 24 (2.12%) Advertising
8 13 (1.15%) French Language
9 12 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.80%) Legal
10 9 (0.80%) Back Office
11 7 (0.62%) German Language
12 4 (0.35%) Local Government
12 4 (0.35%) Publishing
13 3 (0.27%) Games
14 2 (0.18%) Military
14 2 (0.18%) Electronics
14 2 (0.18%) Automotive
14 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 413 (36.52%) Developer
2 293 (25.91%) Architect
3 132 (11.67%) Analyst
4 128 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 112 (9.90%) Java Developer
6 106 (9.37%) Consultant
7 97 (8.58%) Solutions Architect
8 91 (8.05%) .NET Developer
9 75 (6.63%) Business Analyst
10 68 (6.01%) Technical Architect
11 59 (5.22%) Programmer
12 56 (4.95%) C# Developer
13 50 (4.42%) Software Engineer
13 50 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
14 48 (4.24%) Software Developer
15 40 (3.54%) Agile Business Analyst
16 38 (3.36%) Senior .NET Developer
17 37 (3.27%) Integration Architect
18 36 (3.18%) SOA Architect
19 32 (2.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (36.69%) Web Services
2 346 (30.59%) .NET
3 291 (25.73%) XML
4 215 (19.01%) HTML
5 183 (16.18%) ASP.NET
6 174 (15.38%) J2EE
7 164 (14.50%) CSS
8 152 (13.44%) Spring
9 149 (13.17%) SOAP
10 145 (12.82%) WCF
11 121 (10.70%) jQuery
12 117 (10.34%) Middleware
13 107 (9.46%) .NET Framework
14 91 (8.05%) Ajax
15 87 (7.69%) REST
16 85 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 78 (6.90%) JSON
18 64 (5.66%) Hibernate
19 61 (5.39%) EJB
20 60 (5.31%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 110 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
2 74 (6.54%) Mobile App
3 56 (4.95%) RMADS
4 52 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 36 (3.18%) Management Information System
6 35 (3.09%) Data Integration
7 34 (3.01%) CESG
8 29 (2.56%) Client/Server
9 26 (2.30%) RIA
10 22 (1.95%) Open Source
11 18 (1.59%) N-Tier
12 14 (1.24%) Mainframe
13 13 (1.15%) Taxonomies
13 13 (1.15%) Mathematics
14 12 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
15 10 (0.88%) GIS
16 9 (0.80%) Physics
16 9 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
16 9 (0.80%) Visualisation
16 9 (0.80%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 147 (13.00%) Windows
2 86 (7.60%) Linux
3 66 (5.84%) UNIX
4 46 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 45 (3.98%) Android
6 29 (2.56%) Windows Phone
7 24 (2.12%) Solaris
8 19 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (1.33%) Windows 8
10 14 (1.24%) CentOS
11 12 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.97%) AIX
13 8 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.62%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.53%) HPUX
16 2 (0.18%) SUSE
17 1 (0.088%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (17.42%) UML
3 194 (17.15%) TDD
4 189 (16.71%) MVC
5 131 (11.58%) Scrum
6 100 (8.84%) Software Engineering
7 93 (8.22%) E-Commerce
8 92 (8.13%) OO
9 91 (8.05%) CRM
10 79 (6.98%) Project Management
11 78 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
12 62 (5.48%) Mobile Application Development
13 61 (5.39%) Business Analysis
14 60 (5.31%) Workflow
15 58 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
16 55 (4.86%) Risk Management
17 53 (4.69%) ETL
17 53 (4.69%) Risk Analysis
17 53 (4.69%) Unit Testing
18 52 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 456 (40.32%) Java
2 285 (25.20%) SQL
3 256 (22.63%) C#
4 212 (18.74%) JavaScript
5 60 (5.31%) T-SQL
6 57 (5.04%) PL/SQL
7 42 (3.71%) VB.NET
8 24 (2.12%) C++
9 22 (1.95%) C
10 15 (1.33%) VB
11 14 (1.24%) Python
12 12 (1.06%) PHP
12 12 (1.06%) Groovy
13 11 (0.97%) Jython
14 10 (0.88%) Apex Code
14 10 (0.88%) Perl
14 10 (0.88%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 8 (0.71%) VB6
16 6 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 183 (16.18%) Degree
2 98 (8.66%) Security Cleared
3 42 (3.71%) SC Cleared
4 39 (3.45%) CISSP
5 29 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (2.56%) CISM
6 19 (1.68%) ISEB
7 16 (1.41%) DV Cleared
8 11 (0.97%) MCPD
8 11 (0.97%) MCTS
8 11 (0.97%) MCP
9 8 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.62%) OCP
10 7 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.44%) MCSE
12 4 (0.35%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.27%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.088%) MCITP
14 1 (0.088%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (3.27%) JSP 440
3 23 (2.03%) QA
4 11 (0.97%) SLA
5 9 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.44%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.088%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
1 12 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.53%) vSphere
2 6 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.35%) PowerHA
4 4 (0.35%) RHEV
5 1 (0.088%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 35 (3.09%) Tivoli
2 21 (1.86%) SCOM
3 13 (1.15%) NSN NetAct
4 12 (1.06%) Cisco IPCC
5 11 (0.97%) Netcool
6 9 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (0.80%) OpenView
6 9 (0.80%) HP NNM
6 9 (0.80%) TeMIP
6 9 (0.80%) OVPI
6 9 (0.80%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.27%) Puppet
8 3 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.088%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.088%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.088%) CA SiteMinder
10 1 (0.088%) Foglight
Vendors
1 260 (22.99%) Oracle
2 179 (15.83%) Microsoft
3 85 (7.52%) IBM
4 45 (3.98%) Google
5 42 (3.71%) SAP
5 42 (3.71%) JBoss
6 40 (3.54%) webMethods
7 32 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
8 29 (2.56%) Red Gate
8 29 (2.56%) Xamarin
9 27 (2.39%) Pega
10 26 (2.30%) Informatica
11 20 (1.77%) Cognos
12 19 (1.68%) Sun
13 18 (1.59%) EMC
14 17 (1.50%) TIBCO
15 15 (1.33%) HP
15 15 (1.33%) Siebel
15 15 (1.33%) Open Text
15 15 (1.33%) VMware
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ISL
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 38,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
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Kainos Software
Posted: 2 days ago
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Level 3
Salary: competitive
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Surrey
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Benefits
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Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + 15% bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
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