The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 28 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 10.06% 6.93% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.64% 8.54% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SOA
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 82 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 86.39% 81.19% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 108 66 41
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

SOA
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

SOA Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

SOA
Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Tunbridge Wells region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 20 (74.07%) Unit Testing
2 19 (70.37%) .NET
3 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
4 15 (55.56%) Web Services
4 15 (55.56%) Java
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
6 10 (37.04%) VB
6 10 (37.04%) C++
6 10 (37.04%) MySQL
6 10 (37.04%) Selenium
6 10 (37.04%) Replication
6 10 (37.04%) Clustering
6 10 (37.04%) Hudson
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) SOAP
8 7 (25.93%) PPP
8 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 7 (25.93%) MSMQ
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.93%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) MVC
8 7 (25.93%) Redis
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (25.93%) SignalR
8 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (22.22%) Big Data
10 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
10 5 (18.52%) REST
10 5 (18.52%) SaaS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) MySQL
3 7 (25.93%) Redis
4 6 (22.22%) Big Data
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Selenium
1 10 (37.04%) Hudson
2 5 (18.52%) NCrunch
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) DBA
2 10 (37.04%) MySQL DBA
2 10 (37.04%) Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Chief Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) Web Services
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) SOAP
4 7 (25.93%) MSMQ
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (25.93%) SignalR
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
5 5 (18.52%) REST
5 5 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (18.52%) WCF
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
5 5 (18.52%) XML
5 5 (18.52%) XSD
5 5 (18.52%) XSLT
5 5 (18.52%) JMS
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Replication
1 10 (37.04%) Clustering
2 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (18.52%) Blog
4 3 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.41%) User Experience
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Unit Testing
2 7 (25.93%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 5 (18.52%) System Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) MVVM
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) CMMI
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) VB
2 10 (37.04%) C++
3 7 (25.93%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) XenApp
1 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) webMethods
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) AppSense
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