The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 15 26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.33% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.89% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,388 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.07%
SOA
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 53 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 91.38% 70.67% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 48
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

SOA
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

SOA Salary Trend in West Lothian