The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 22 26
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SOA 5 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 5.26% 5.26% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 5.96% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 2
Median salary £50,500 £52,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.88% -15.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

SOA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 84 151 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 88.42% 88.30% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 75 144 78
Median salary £45,000 £51,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +21.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing SOA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Gatwick

SOA
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for SOA in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for SOA.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) YUI
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Ext JS
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 4 (57.14%) XHTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Hudson
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Dojo
2 4 (57.14%) Sass
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Data Transformation

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Hudson
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Ajax
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) CSS3
1 4 (57.14%) Dojo
1 4 (57.14%) Ext JS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) JSON Schema
1 4 (57.14%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (57.14%) React
1 4 (57.14%) REST
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
1 4 (57.14%) Sass
1 4 (57.14%) XHTML
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
1 4 (57.14%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 4 (57.14%) Data Transformation
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP