The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 72 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 26 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.23% 0.82% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 1.07% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 21
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,900 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £47,100 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
952 844 1233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 81.51% 76.59% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 827 756 1065
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SOA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

SOA Salary Trend in West Sussex

SOA
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in West Sussex

SOA
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +13 12 £45,000 -6.25%
Worthing - 6 £77,500 -
Gatwick -2 4 £70,000 -
Horsham -15 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Burgess Hill - 1 £50,000 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 49 (51.58%) Java
2 41 (43.16%) Web Services
3 30 (31.58%) Oracle
4 28 (29.47%) .NET
5 25 (26.32%) Middleware
5 25 (26.32%) Oracle Database
6 24 (25.26%) Oracle ODI
6 24 (25.26%) Oracle Fusion
6 24 (25.26%) Oracle BPM
6 24 (25.26%) Oracle Service Bus
6 24 (25.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 24 (25.26%) UNIX
6 24 (25.26%) Linux
6 24 (25.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 23 (24.21%) SQL Server
8 22 (23.16%) EAI
9 21 (22.11%) BizTalk Server
10 20 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (21.05%) Finance
10 20 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 18 (18.95%) XML
12 18 (18.95%) IIS
12 18 (18.95%) ERP
12 18 (18.95%) Tivoli
12 18 (18.95%) Performance Monitoring
12 18 (18.95%) SCOM
13 17 (17.89%) Security Architecture

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 24 (25.26%) Oracle Service Bus
1 24 (25.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (22.11%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 18 (18.95%) IIS
5 15 (15.79%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.05%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (25.26%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.05%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.05%) arcHouse
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 24 (25.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 24 (25.26%) Oracle ODI
3 23 (24.21%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.11%) Big Data
5 2 (2.11%) DB2
6 1 (1.05%) OLAP
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) Easytrieve
6 1 (1.05%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Ant
1 3 (3.16%) Subversion
1 3 (3.16%) Maven
1 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.05%) Back Office
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (49.47%) Architect
2 19 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 17 (17.89%) SOA Architect
3 17 (17.89%) Oracle Architect
3 17 (17.89%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 17 (17.89%) Middleware Architect
4 16 (16.84%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.47%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Junior
6 8 (8.42%) Junior Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Technical Leader
7 7 (7.37%) SOA Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Middleware Specialist
7 7 (7.37%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Middleware Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Lead Architect
9 3 (3.16%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (43.16%) Web Services
2 28 (29.47%) .NET
3 25 (26.32%) Middleware
4 24 (25.26%) Oracle Fusion
5 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 18 (18.95%) XML
7 14 (14.74%) JDBC
8 13 (13.68%) SOAP
9 11 (11.58%) XML Schema
9 11 (11.58%) WS-I
10 5 (5.26%) J2EE
10 5 (5.26%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.21%) Java EE
11 4 (4.21%) HTML
11 4 (4.21%) CSS
11 4 (4.21%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.21%) Spring
12 3 (3.16%) XHTML
12 3 (3.16%) Java SE
13 2 (2.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.05%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.05%) DataPower
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.26%) UNIX
1 24 (25.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.16%) EAI
2 20 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 18 (18.95%) Performance Monitoring
3 18 (18.95%) ERP
4 17 (17.89%) Security Architecture
5 14 (14.74%) PRINCE2
5 14 (14.74%) B2B
6 13 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (12.63%) Matrix Management
8 9 (9.47%) Workflow
9 7 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.37%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.32%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.26%) TOGAF
11 5 (5.26%) Release Management
11 5 (5.26%) Change Control
12 4 (4.21%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.21%) Zachman Framework
12 4 (4.21%) OO
13 3 (3.16%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.58%) Java
2 8 (8.42%) SQL
3 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.05%) C#
4 1 (1.05%) COBOL
4 1 (1.05%) REXX
4 1 (1.05%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (18.95%) Tivoli
1 18 (18.95%) SCOM
2 1 (1.05%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (31.58%) Oracle
2 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.89%) webMethods
4 4 (4.21%) Pega
5 2 (2.11%) VMware
6 1 (1.05%) Teradata
6 1 (1.05%) Lagan
6 1 (1.05%) Northgate
6 1 (1.05%) Civica
6 1 (1.05%) Comino
6 1 (1.05%) Capita
6 1 (1.05%) Orchard
6 1 (1.05%) Netezza
6 1 (1.05%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.05%) Informatica
6 1 (1.05%) Sage
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) SAP
6 1 (1.05%) Cognos
6 1 (1.05%) IBM