The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 20 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.94% 6.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 8.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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 Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88 175 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 54.32% 85.37% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 125 110
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SOA
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

SOA Salary Trend in Stevenage

SOA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Process Management
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) B2B
3 5 (45.45%) Validation
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Matrix Management
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 5 (45.45%) Java EE
3 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
3 5 (45.45%) JBoss
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
1 5 (45.45%) JBoss
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE Developer
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Leader
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
1 5 (45.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Process Management
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Matrix Management
2 5 (45.45%) B2B
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago