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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 4 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 22.22% 4.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.78% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
SOA
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 40 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 80.00% 93.02% 63.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 48
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SOA
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

SOA Salary Trend in Sussex

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Asset Management
2 7 (63.64%) Subversion
2 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
2 7 (63.64%) Maven
2 7 (63.64%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) XML Schema
2 7 (63.64%) XQuery
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) JSP
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) UNIX
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
2 7 (63.64%) XPath
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Refactoring
2 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) Release Management
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle BI EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
1 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 4 (36.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Subversion
1 7 (63.64%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Fiddler
2 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
2 4 (36.36%) LoadUI
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Project Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Technical Project Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Technical Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Project Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) JSP
2 7 (63.64%) XML Schema
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) DOM
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
1 7 (63.64%) Visualisation
1 7 (63.64%) Social Media
1 7 (63.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Asset Management
2 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
2 7 (63.64%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 7 (63.64%) Refactoring
2 7 (63.64%) Release Management
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 7 (63.64%) API Development
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) XQuery
2 7 (63.64%) XPath
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
1 7 (63.64%) iRise