The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 13 15
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 6.82% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.00% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £95,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +80.95%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
SOA
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 75 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 76.58% 85.23% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 81 68 27
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

SOA
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

SOA Salary Trend in Walsall