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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 16 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.37% - 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% - 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £51,250 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 89 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 67.42% 83.18% 87.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49 64 131
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SOA
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

SOA Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (71.43%) CruiseControl
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) NHibernate
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) E-business
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) MVVM
2 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (71.43%) CruiseControl
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) NHibernate
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) E-business
2 5 (71.43%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft