The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 69 73 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -39
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.09% 0.98% 5.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.18% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 31
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £46,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
626 763 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 85.52% 82.93% 76.72%
Number of salaries quoted 533 640 474
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

SOA Salary Trend in Warwickshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

SOA
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -5 2 £63,750 +27.50%
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Django
3 9 (39.13%) Artificial Intelligence
3 9 (39.13%) Degree
3 9 (39.13%) Customer Engagement
3 9 (39.13%) Flask
3 9 (39.13%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) Data Mining
4 8 (34.78%) Natural Language Processing
4 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
7 5 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) Web Development
8 4 (17.39%) Big Data
8 4 (17.39%) RESTful
8 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
8 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (17.39%) UML
8 4 (17.39%) Telecoms

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Data Mining
2 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (17.39%) Big Data
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Hudson
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) RSpec
2 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) WATIR
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Python Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Python/Django Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Architect
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Python Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Django
1 9 (39.13%) Flask
2 8 (34.78%) Natural Language Processing
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) RESTful
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
8 2 (8.70%) Yii
8 2 (8.70%) CSS3
8 2 (8.70%) Middleware
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.70%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) JMS
8 2 (8.70%) JAX-RS
8 2 (8.70%) RESTEasy
8 2 (8.70%) JPA
9 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Artificial Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
3 1 (4.35%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
2 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
4 5 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
5 4 (17.39%) UML
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Multivariate Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Python
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) Groovy
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) JBoss
1 2 (8.70%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft