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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 20 13
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 2.44% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.56% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £87,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,875
% change year-on-year
- +7.41%
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
86 78 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 83.50% 95.12% 63.33%
Number of salaries quoted 82 71 16
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,100 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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