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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 9
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 14.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £68,750
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 Thames Valley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 100.00% 95.45% 78.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 30
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Thames Valley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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