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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 17 38
Permanent jobs citing SOA 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.20% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.85% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £46,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
48 54 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 88.89% 65.06% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 42
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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