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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 39 24
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells - 1.94% 6.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.11% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
53 142 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 91.38% 91.61% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 50 130 72
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Games
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) Use Case
2 3 (42.86%) OAuth
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (42.86%) Game Development
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Facebook
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Software AG
3 2 (28.57%) webMethods
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) OAuth
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) EntireX
3 1 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Use Case
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (42.86%) Game Development
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Google
1 3 (42.86%) Facebook
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 2 (28.57%) Software AG
2 2 (28.57%) webMethods
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