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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 4.48% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
116 74 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 86.57% 73.27% 84.67%
Number of salaries quoted 116 55 92
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -17.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
4 2 (33.33%) WebSockets
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Android

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Reuters
2 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
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