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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 24 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 19 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 6.93% 5.88% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.30% 6.51% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 12
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
229 169 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 83.58% 90.37% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 196 136 167
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 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 25 (86.21%) TDD
3 22 (75.86%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (72.41%) Java
5 20 (68.97%) RESTful
6 18 (62.07%) Unit Testing
7 15 (51.72%) MySQL
7 15 (51.72%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (48.28%) SQL
9 12 (41.38%) Billing
10 11 (37.93%) Retail
10 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
10 11 (37.93%) Java EE
11 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
12 8 (27.59%) Degree
13 7 (24.14%) Artificial Intelligence
13 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
13 7 (24.14%) Python
13 7 (24.14%) Customer Engagement
13 7 (24.14%) Django
13 7 (24.14%) Hudson
13 7 (24.14%) Natural Language Processing
13 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
13 7 (24.14%) Flask
14 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
14 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
14 6 (20.69%) J2EE
15 5 (17.24%) Maven
16 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
17 3 (10.34%) GlassFish

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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%) GlassFish
1 3 (10.34%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) MySQL
1 15 (51.72%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Hudson
1 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.24%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) WATIR
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.90%) RSpec
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) Liquibase
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (41.38%) Billing
2 11 (37.93%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Python Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.79%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Python Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) RESTful
2 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
2 11 (37.93%) Java EE
3 7 (24.14%) Django
3 7 (24.14%) Natural Language Processing
3 7 (24.14%) Flask
4 6 (20.69%) J2EE
5 3 (10.34%) CSS3
5 3 (10.34%) CSS
5 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) JMS
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) RESTEasy
6 2 (6.90%) JAX-RS
6 2 (6.90%) JPA
6 2 (6.90%) Yii
7 1 (3.45%) HTML5
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 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 25 (86.21%) TDD
3 22 (75.86%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (62.07%) Unit Testing
5 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
6 7 (24.14%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Kanban
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) MVC
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) Groovy
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
1 2 (6.90%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Telerik