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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 89 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.74% 1.26% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.52% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 11
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +51.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
818 920 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 76.16% 82.96% 85.26%
Number of salaries quoted 722 826 1190
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Gatwick +9 7 £70,000 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (47.22%) Oracle
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) ERP
3 11 (30.56%) Web Services
4 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 9 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
5 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (25.00%) UNIX
5 9 (25.00%) .NET
5 9 (25.00%) Linux
5 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 9 (25.00%) Middleware
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 8 (22.22%) Matrix Management
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.11%) Release Management
9 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Academy Housing
2 1 (2.78%) arcHouse
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.33%) QlikView
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) Easytrieve
4 1 (2.78%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Architect
2 11 (30.56%) Project Manager
3 8 (22.22%) SOA Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Middleware Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Lead Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Junior Architect
8 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Junior
8 1 (2.78%) Integration Architect
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Web Services
2 9 (25.00%) Middleware
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.78%) Ajax
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) JDBC
5 1 (2.78%) JSP
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) GIS
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) DataPower
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) UNIX
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ERP
2 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 8 (22.22%) Matrix Management
5 6 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
5 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Release Management
8 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) Change Control
9 2 (5.56%) ITIL
9 2 (5.56%) CRM
9 2 (5.56%) Project Management
9 2 (5.56%) UML
10 1 (2.78%) OOP
10 1 (2.78%) OO
10 1 (2.78%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) XQuery
3 1 (2.78%) REXX
3 1 (2.78%) JCL
3 1 (2.78%) XPath
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.78%) Control-M
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Sage
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) webMethods
3 1 (2.78%) Anite
3 1 (2.78%) Lagan
3 1 (2.78%) Northgate
3 1 (2.78%) Civica
3 1 (2.78%) Comino
3 1 (2.78%) Capita
3 1 (2.78%) Orchard
3 1 (2.78%) Pega
3 1 (2.78%) Syncsort
3 1 (2.78%) iRise
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) IBM