The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East / Thames Valley
Rank - 5 10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 36.36% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 36.36% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £90,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 85.71% 100.00% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 18
Median salary £60,000 £90,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +80.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

The demand trend of job ads across the Thames Valley region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SOA
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SOA Salary Trend in the Thames Valley