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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 23 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 21 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 7.45% 3.43% 9.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.05% 3.80% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 22
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +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
232 184 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 82.27% 90.20% 81.15%
Number of salaries quoted 205 154 175
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 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 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) TDD
3 19 (65.52%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (62.07%) RESTful
4 18 (62.07%) Java
5 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
6 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (44.83%) SQL
6 13 (44.83%) MySQL
7 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
7 9 (31.03%) Retail
7 9 (31.03%) Billing
7 9 (31.03%) Java EE
8 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
8 8 (27.59%) Degree
8 8 (27.59%) Hudson
8 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
9 7 (24.14%) Flask
9 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
9 7 (24.14%) Natural Language Processing
9 7 (24.14%) Django
9 7 (24.14%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (24.14%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (24.14%) Python
9 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
10 6 (20.69%) J2EE
10 6 (20.69%) Maven
10 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
11 4 (13.79%) Scrum
11 4 (13.79%) MVC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (10.34%) JBoss
1 3 (10.34%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SPSS
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (44.83%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Hudson
1 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
3 6 (20.69%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) WATIR
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.90%) RSpec
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) Liquibase
General
1 9 (31.03%) Retail
1 9 (31.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (17.24%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Python Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Python Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) RESTful
2 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
2 9 (31.03%) Java EE
3 7 (24.14%) Flask
3 7 (24.14%) Natural Language Processing
3 7 (24.14%) Django
4 6 (20.69%) J2EE
5 4 (13.79%) .NET
5 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 3 (10.34%) CSS
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.34%) CSS3
7 2 (6.90%) Yii
7 2 (6.90%) JAX-RS
7 2 (6.90%) RESTEasy
7 2 (6.90%) WCF
7 2 (6.90%) JPA
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) TDD
3 19 (65.52%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
6 7 (24.14%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) MVC
8 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.45%) OO
9 1 (3.45%) ETL
9 1 (3.45%) Project Management
9 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
9 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Kanban
9 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.79%) C#
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Zend
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Telerik