The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 32 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 1.69% 5.06% 8.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 6.25% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 18
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -11.62%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Warwickshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 208 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 75.28% 80.93% 75.98%
Number of salaries quoted 114 176 148
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

SOA
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

SOA Salary Trend in Warwick

SOA
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Warwick

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 11 (68.75%) TDD
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (56.25%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) Data Mining
3 9 (56.25%) Customer Engagement
3 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
3 9 (56.25%) Django
3 9 (56.25%) Artificial Intelligence
3 9 (56.25%) Flask
4 8 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) RESTful
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) MySQL
6 4 (25.00%) Hudson
7 3 (18.75%) JPA
7 3 (18.75%) Multivariate Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
7 3 (18.75%) JAX-RS
7 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
7 3 (18.75%) RESTEasy
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 3 (18.75%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Data Mining
2 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Hudson
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) RSpec
2 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) WATIR
General
1 3 (18.75%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Python Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Python/Django Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
5 5 (31.25%) Senior Python Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Architect
8 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Django
1 9 (56.25%) Flask
2 8 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (31.25%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) JAX-RS
4 3 (18.75%) RESTEasy
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) JPA
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) JMS
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) Java EE
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) Yii
6 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Artificial Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) TDD
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (56.25%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Multivariate Testing
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
7 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) DSDM
7 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) Groovy
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) Zend