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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 5.67% 2.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.29% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
175 68 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 90.21% 94.44% 86.59%
Number of salaries quoted 140 63 133
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) Java
3 12 (38.71%) Web Services
3 12 (38.71%) PPP
4 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Hudson
6 9 (29.03%) SDLC
6 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (29.03%) Degree
6 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (29.03%) TOGAF
6 9 (29.03%) Service Management
6 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.81%) Postgraduate
7 8 (25.81%) Scrum
7 8 (25.81%) Big Data
8 7 (22.58%) Analytics
8 7 (22.58%) SignalR
8 7 (22.58%) Redis
8 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 7 (22.58%) MSMQ
8 7 (22.58%) SOAP
8 7 (22.58%) Windows
8 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
8 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
8 7 (22.58%) C#
9 6 (19.35%) C++
9 6 (19.35%) MySQL
9 6 (19.35%) XML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (12.90%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) Big Data
3 7 (22.58%) Redis
4 6 (19.35%) MySQL
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Hudson
2 6 (19.35%) Selenium
3 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Subversion
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Head of Architecture
3 6 (19.35%) DBA
3 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) MySQL DBA
4 5 (16.13%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Architect
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Chief Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Chief Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) Web Services
4 7 (22.58%) SOAP
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 7 (22.58%) MSMQ
4 7 (22.58%) SignalR
5 6 (19.35%) JMS
5 6 (19.35%) REST
5 6 (19.35%) XML
5 6 (19.35%) XSD
5 6 (19.35%) XSLT
6 4 (12.90%) CSS
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
7 3 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (9.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Replication
1 6 (19.35%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
2 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) TOGAF
2 9 (29.03%) Service Management
2 9 (29.03%) SDLC
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.13%) System Testing
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 4 (12.90%) Coaching
8 3 (9.68%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 3 (9.68%) MVC
8 3 (9.68%) MVVM
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) C++
3 6 (19.35%) VB
4 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) XenApp
2 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.90%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) webMethods
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) AppSense