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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 3 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOA 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 34.78% 16.67% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.78% 19.05% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
23 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 100.00% 87.50% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 25
Average salary £39,000 £52,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +44.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Retail
1 8 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) ERP
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) BCP
2 4 (50.00%) Information Management
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
General
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ERP
1 8 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Information Management
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) BCP
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle