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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 41 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Permanent jobs citing SOA 7 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 4.90% 4.57% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 5.16% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +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
130 155 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 90.91% 88.57% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 110 134 49
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 4 March 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) Unit Testing
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (65.00%) C#
4 13 (65.00%) MSMQ
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (65.00%) Blog
4 13 (65.00%) SaaS
4 13 (65.00%) WCF
4 13 (65.00%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (65.00%) MVC
4 13 (65.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (65.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 13 (65.00%) Redis
4 13 (65.00%) SignalR
4 13 (65.00%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 13 (65.00%) NCrunch
5 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) MVVM
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (25.00%) HTML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) Redis
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) NCrunch
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) Hudson
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
1 13 (65.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 5 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) MySQL DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (65.00%) MSMQ
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (65.00%) WCF
2 13 (65.00%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (65.00%) .NET Framework
2 13 (65.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 13 (65.00%) SignalR
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Blog
1 13 (65.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (20.00%) Replication
3 4 (20.00%) Clustering
4 3 (15.00%) Social Media
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Unit Testing
2 13 (65.00%) MVC
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) MVVM
5 5 (25.00%) Data Management
5 5 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Line Management
7 2 (10.00%) People Management
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.00%) EAI
7 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) DSDM
8 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (20.00%) VB
4 4 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sun
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle