The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 6 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing SOA 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 16.00% 5.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Dorset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 88.00% 77.78% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 23
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

SOA
Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

SOA Salary Trend in Weymouth

SOA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) RUP
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Development Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Development Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Solutions Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle