The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 29 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 21 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 11.60% - 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
SOA
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
147 91 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 81.22% 69.47% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 141 77 100
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

SOA
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

SOA Salary Trend in St Albans

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) SQL
2 33 (97.06%) OOD
2 33 (97.06%) Microsoft
2 33 (97.06%) MVC
2 33 (97.06%) Scrum
2 33 (97.06%) Objective-C
2 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) Oracle
2 33 (97.06%) HTML
2 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
2 33 (97.06%) PL/SQL
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
2 33 (97.06%) CSS
2 33 (97.06%) XML
2 33 (97.06%) XSLT
2 33 (97.06%) MS Excel
2 33 (97.06%) SharePoint
2 33 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (97.06%) TDD
2 33 (97.06%) NUnit
2 33 (97.06%) Ajax
2 33 (97.06%) Web Development
2 33 (97.06%) Selenium
2 33 (97.06%) WCF
2 33 (97.06%) Silverlight
2 33 (97.06%) jQuery
2 33 (97.06%) Multithreading
2 33 (97.06%) TeamCity
2 33 (97.06%) Team Foundation Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 33 (97.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (97.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (97.06%) NUnit
1 33 (97.06%) Selenium
1 33 (97.06%) TeamCity
1 33 (97.06%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 33 (97.06%) .NET Developer
2 33 (97.06%) C# Developer
2 33 (97.06%) Senior Developer
2 33 (97.06%) Senior C# Developer
2 33 (97.06%) Senior .NET Developer
2 33 (97.06%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 17 (50.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 17 (50.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 17 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 17 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 17 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 16 (47.06%) Senior Web Developer
4 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (47.06%) Web Developer
4 16 (47.06%) C# Web Developer
4 16 (47.06%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 16 (47.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (47.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
1 33 (97.06%) HTML
1 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
1 33 (97.06%) CSS
1 33 (97.06%) XML
1 33 (97.06%) XSLT
1 33 (97.06%) Ajax
1 33 (97.06%) WCF
1 33 (97.06%) Silverlight
1 33 (97.06%) jQuery
1 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET MVC
1 33 (97.06%) HTML5
1 33 (97.06%) CSS3
1 33 (97.06%) WebSockets
2 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 17 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Open Source
2 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) OOD
1 33 (97.06%) MVC
1 33 (97.06%) Scrum
1 33 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (97.06%) TDD
1 33 (97.06%) Web Development
1 33 (97.06%) Multithreading
1 33 (97.06%) Low Latency
1 33 (97.06%) Mobile Development
2 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.94%) ERP
3 1 (2.94%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) SQL
2 33 (97.06%) Objective-C
2 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
2 33 (97.06%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Microsoft
1 33 (97.06%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Epicor
St. Albans
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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