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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 27 35 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 4 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 6.16% 2.15% 16.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.36% 2.48% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 41
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
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
231 161 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 83.70% 86.56% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 203 137 192
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Warwick

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) TDD
3 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (53.33%) RESTful
4 16 (53.33%) Java
5 13 (43.33%) SQL
5 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
6 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (36.67%) MySQL
7 10 (33.33%) Hudson
7 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
8 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (30.00%) Degree
9 7 (23.33%) Maven
9 7 (23.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (23.33%) MVC
9 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
9 7 (23.33%) C#
9 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
9 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
9 7 (23.33%) .NET
9 7 (23.33%) J2EE
9 7 (23.33%) Python
9 7 (23.33%) Django
9 7 (23.33%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (23.33%) Natural Language Processing
9 7 (23.33%) Flask
10 6 (20.00%) CSS3

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 4 (13.33%) JBoss
1 4 (13.33%) GlassFish
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SPSS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (36.67%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) Data Mining
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.00%) OLAP
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Hudson
1 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (23.33%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) WATIR
4 3 (10.00%) Selenium
4 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.00%) RSpec
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) Liquibase
General
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
1 6 (20.00%) Billing
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Python Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Python Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) RESTful
2 7 (23.33%) Django
2 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) J2EE
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (23.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 7 (23.33%) Flask
3 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (20.00%) Java EE
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) CSS3
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (13.33%) WCF
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) JMS
5 3 (10.00%) Spring
5 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) Yii
5 3 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) TDD
3 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (23.33%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (23.33%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (10.00%) OO
8 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
9 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (23.33%) Python
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) Groovy
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Telerik
2 3 (10.00%) Zend