The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 21 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 6.12% 16.67% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 18.18% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +48.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
SOA
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 91.84% 91.67% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 20
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,977
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

SOA
Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

SOA Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

SOA
Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Southend-on-Sea region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (60.00%) Memory Management
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) B2C
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 3 (60.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) LINQ
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft