Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 61 37
Rank change year-on-year +6 -24 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 7 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 2.99% 1.75% 12.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 1.98% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 38
St Albans median annual salary £63,750 £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.31% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £56,125 £64,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -7.69%

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
St Albans
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 279 353 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 83.28% 88.47% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 248 330 263
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.70% -3.16%
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Albans.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in St Albans

SOA
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for SOA in St Albans

SOA
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in St Albans over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOA in St Albans

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 St Albans region with a requirement for SOA.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Microservices
3 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (50.00%) Node.js
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (40.00%) NServiceBus
4 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) BDD

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Development Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Software Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (20.00%) SOA Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) Node.js
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Express
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) koa
4 2 (20.00%) React
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Microservices
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) ATDD
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Sitecore