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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 5.63% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.84% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
51 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 71.83% 82.86% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 17
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,308 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef