The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 17 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 9.94% 6.90% 6.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.23% 8.74% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 14
Average salary £41,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.69% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
139 183 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 81.29% 78.88% 70.87%
Number of salaries quoted 128 164 137
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £83,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

SOA
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Uxbridge region.

SOA Salary Trend in Uxbridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 21 (77.78%) Java
1 21 (77.78%) Web Services
1 21 (77.78%) Selenium
1 21 (77.78%) Unit Testing
1 21 (77.78%) Hudson
2 17 (62.96%) Replication
2 17 (62.96%) Clustering
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) C++
2 17 (62.96%) HTML
2 17 (62.96%) VB
2 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) MySQL
3 10 (37.04%) Middleware
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 4 (14.81%) LESS
5 4 (14.81%) User Stories
5 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
5 4 (14.81%) Backbone.js
5 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
5 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) GlassFish
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 6 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (14.81%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) MySQL
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (77.78%) Selenium
1 21 (77.78%) Hudson
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) DBA
1 17 (62.96%) Administrator
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server DBA
1 17 (62.96%) SQL DBA
1 17 (62.96%) Server Administrator
1 17 (62.96%) MySQL DBA
2 6 (22.22%) Middleware Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) SOA Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) Web Services
2 17 (62.96%) HTML
2 17 (62.96%) .NET
3 10 (37.04%) Middleware
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (14.81%) Backbone.js
5 4 (14.81%) LESS
5 4 (14.81%) JSON
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Replication
1 17 (62.96%) Clustering
2 6 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
2 4 (14.81%) User Stories
2 4 (14.81%) Scrum
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) C++
2 17 (62.96%) VB
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle