The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Tunbridge Wells region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 19 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 4.44% - 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £38,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 106 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 92.22% 80.30% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 77 99 65
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
Kent

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 8 (53.33%) OLAP
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) OO
3 8 (53.33%) Client/Server
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Process Management
3 8 (53.33%) FileNet
3 8 (53.33%) Workflow
3 8 (53.33%) Metastorm
3 8 (53.33%) Open Text
3 8 (53.33%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) Pega
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Games
5 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) Google
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) Use Case
5 3 (20.00%) OAuth
5 3 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (20.00%) Game Development
5 3 (20.00%) REST

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 6 (40.00%) Programmer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) OAuth
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (6.67%) JMS
5 1 (6.67%) JDBC
5 1 (6.67%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OO
1 8 (53.33%) Process Management
1 8 (53.33%) Workflow
1 8 (53.33%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Use Case
3 3 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (20.00%) Game Development
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Android Development
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) IBM
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) Metastorm
1 8 (53.33%) Open Text
1 8 (53.33%) Pega
2 3 (20.00%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) Facebook
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter
3 2 (13.33%) Software AG
3 2 (13.33%) webMethods