The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 46 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.65% 0.57% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 0.72% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 8
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £51,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
470 419 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 88.85% 79.51% 87.95%
Number of salaries quoted 383 365 331
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SOA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SOA Salary Trend in Watford

SOA
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Watford region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SOA Salary Histogram in Watford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SOA.

1 14 (73.68%) XML
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
1 14 (73.68%) WebSphere
2 13 (68.42%) SOAP
3 12 (63.16%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Web Services
4 11 (57.89%) UML
4 11 (57.89%) Unix
4 11 (57.89%) OO
4 11 (57.89%) OOD
4 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
4 11 (57.89%) REST
5 10 (52.63%) Finance
6 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
6 9 (47.37%) Java EE
6 9 (47.37%) Spring
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 8 (42.11%) HTML
7 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
7 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
7 8 (42.11%) JBoss
7 8 (42.11%) Ajax
7 8 (42.11%) TDD
7 8 (42.11%) BPR
7 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
7 8 (42.11%) GWT
8 7 (36.84%) IBM
9 6 (31.58%) Middleware

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (73.68%) WebSphere
2 8 (42.11%) JBoss
2 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
1 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JUnit
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Middleware Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Analyst Developer
4 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Developer
5 3 (15.79%) SOA Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) XML
2 13 (68.42%) SOAP
3 11 (57.89%) REST
3 11 (57.89%) Web Services
4 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
4 9 (47.37%) Java EE
4 9 (47.37%) Spring
5 8 (42.11%) Ajax
5 8 (42.11%) GWT
5 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) Middleware
6 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) CSS3
7 5 (26.32%) Ember.js
7 5 (26.32%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) DataPower
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) AIX
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) OO
1 11 (57.89%) OOD
1 11 (57.89%) UML
2 8 (42.11%) BPR
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) Wealth Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) People Management
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) XPath
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Firmware
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase
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