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 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 32 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 13 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 5.35% 6.55% 5.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 8.33% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 11
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
217 132 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 89.30% 78.57% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 181 108 168
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Hudson
3 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) RESTful
3 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (40.00%) CSS3
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) J2EE
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) WCF
6 4 (26.67%) Maven
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) JPA
7 3 (20.00%) Selenium
7 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SPSS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) OLAP
2 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Hudson
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (26.67%) Maven
4 3 (20.00%) Selenium
4 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (20.00%) RSpec
4 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (13.33%) WATIR
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) RESTful
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (40.00%) CSS3
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) J2EE
3 4 (26.67%) WCF
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) Yii
4 3 (20.00%) JAX-RS
4 3 (20.00%) RESTEasy
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) JPA
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) JMS
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) ETL
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Telerik
2 3 (20.00%) Zend