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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 24 22 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.90% 2.30% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 2.63% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -52.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +5.26%
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
126 76 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 86.90% 87.36% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 83 55 211
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 2015, 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 21 (80.77%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 15 (57.69%) Subversion
4 15 (57.69%) Degree
4 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
5 14 (53.85%) HTML
5 14 (53.85%) REST
6 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
7 10 (38.46%) .NET
7 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
8 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
8 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
8 9 (34.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
8 9 (34.62%) SOAP
8 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
8 9 (34.62%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (34.62%) E-business
8 9 (34.62%) MVC
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (34.62%) NHibernate
8 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
8 9 (34.62%) CruiseControl
8 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
8 9 (34.62%) QA
8 9 (34.62%) WCF
8 9 (34.62%) jQuery
8 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (19.23%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (26.92%) Couchbase
4 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Subversion
1 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (34.62%) CruiseControl
2 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
2 9 (34.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (23.08%) Eclipse
3 6 (23.08%) JUnit
3 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 5 (19.23%) Fiddler
4 5 (19.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) NUnit
5 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
1 9 (34.62%) C# Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Java Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Junior
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) REST
1 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 10 (38.46%) .NET
3 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
3 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) SOAP
3 9 (34.62%) NHibernate
3 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
3 9 (34.62%) WCF
3 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
4 6 (23.08%) Middleware
4 6 (23.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
2 9 (34.62%) E-business
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) MVVM
3 6 (23.08%) Network Management
3 6 (23.08%) Requirements Engineering
3 6 (23.08%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) Pair Programming
4 5 (19.23%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) BDD
4 5 (19.23%) OOP
5 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) C++
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO