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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 21 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 6.52% 33.33% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 42.86% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 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
42 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 91.30% 77.78% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 19
Average salary £45,000 £72,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +123.07%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) LINQ
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) LINQ
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OOP
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
2 2 (33.33%) B2C
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft