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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 25 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 2 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.56% 11.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 13.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 0
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
65 149 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 83.33% 83.24% 74.81%
Number of salaries quoted 60 144 87
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
1 11 (100.00%) Web Development
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
2 10 (90.91%) Open Source Development
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (90.91%) Mobile Development
2 10 (90.91%) AngularJS
2 10 (90.91%) Low Latency
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (90.91%) WebSockets
2 10 (90.91%) Redis
2 10 (90.91%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (90.91%) CQRS
2 10 (90.91%) Multithreading
2 10 (90.91%) TeamCity
2 10 (90.91%) Open Source
2 10 (90.91%) WCF
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Redis
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) NUnit
1 10 (90.91%) TeamCity
2 8 (72.73%) Moq
2 8 (72.73%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (72.73%) Selenium
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 11 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 11 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 11 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Senior .NET Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Senior C# Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Angular Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) AngularJS
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (90.91%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (90.91%) WCF
2 10 (90.91%) WebSockets
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) XSLT
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) ZeroMQ
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Web Development
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) CQRS
2 10 (90.91%) Low Latency
2 10 (90.91%) Mobile Development
2 10 (90.91%) Multithreading
2 10 (90.91%) OOD
2 10 (90.91%) Open Source
2 10 (90.91%) Open Source Development
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Pair Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle