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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 26 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 10.14% 8.00% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.48% 9.80% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £50,991 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +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
122 102 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 88.41% 81.60% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 92 78 37
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £36,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (79.31%) Unit Testing
2 21 (72.41%) .NET
3 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
4 16 (55.17%) Web Services
4 16 (55.17%) Java
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
6 11 (37.93%) Windows
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) VB
7 10 (34.48%) C++
7 10 (34.48%) MySQL
7 10 (34.48%) Replication
7 10 (34.48%) Clustering
7 10 (34.48%) Selenium
7 10 (34.48%) Hudson
8 9 (31.03%) Entity Framework
8 9 (31.03%) SaaS
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) Blog
8 9 (31.03%) Redis
8 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (31.03%) NCrunch
8 9 (31.03%) SignalR
8 9 (31.03%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (31.03%) WCF
8 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
8 9 (31.03%) MVC
8 9 (31.03%) Finance
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) PPP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) MySQL
3 9 (31.03%) Redis
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Selenium
1 10 (34.48%) Hudson
2 9 (31.03%) NCrunch
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) DBA
2 10 (34.48%) Administrator
2 10 (34.48%) MySQL DBA
3 9 (31.03%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# Application Developer
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Applications Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) Web Services
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
4 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
4 9 (31.03%) WCF
4 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (31.03%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (31.03%) Entity Framework
4 9 (31.03%) SignalR
4 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (31.03%) MSMQ
5 6 (20.69%) SOAP
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (17.24%) Dapper ORM
7 4 (13.79%) REST
7 4 (13.79%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) XSD
7 4 (13.79%) XSLT
7 4 (13.79%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Replication
1 10 (34.48%) Clustering
2 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (31.03%) Blog
3 5 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (13.79%) Social Media
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.90%) User Experience
5 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Solaris
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Unit Testing
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Data Management
4 5 (17.24%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) System Testing
5 4 (13.79%) MVVM
5 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) CMMI
6 2 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) DSDM
6 2 (6.90%) EAI
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) C++
2 10 (34.48%) VB
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) XenApp
1 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) webMethods
3 2 (6.90%) AppSense
3 2 (6.90%) Sun
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
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