The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 47 33 14
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.30% 4.71% 8.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 5.38% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 11
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
SOA
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
393 316 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 90.34% 87.53% 87.36%
Number of salaries quoted 342 241 215
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £41,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SOA
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

SOA Salary Trend in Bradford

SOA
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bradford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 14 (63.64%) Finance
5 13 (59.09%) C#
6 11 (50.00%) SQL
7 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
7 9 (40.91%) XML
7 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 9 (40.91%) QA
7 9 (40.91%) WCF
8 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 8 (36.36%) HTML
9 7 (31.82%) CSS
10 6 (27.27%) MVC
10 6 (27.27%) PHP
10 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
10 6 (27.27%) Joomla!
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (27.27%) HTML5
10 6 (27.27%) API Design
11 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
11 5 (22.73%) Open Source
11 5 (22.73%) Oracle
12 4 (18.18%) ISEB
12 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 6 (27.27%) Joomla!
2 2 (9.09%) NServiceBus
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) Tuxedo
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) SQLPlus
4 2 (9.09%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (9.09%) JMeter
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Software Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (9.09%) DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Principal Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) XML
3 9 (40.91%) WCF
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 7 (31.82%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.09%) FreeMarker
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (9.09%) SOAP
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
8 2 (9.09%) XSD
8 2 (9.09%) XSL
8 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (9.09%) Middleware
9 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) MVC
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (27.27%) API Design
2 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 4 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Coaching
4 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) System Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) PHP
4 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 3 (13.64%) Java
7 2 (9.09%) Perl
7 2 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (9.09%) VB
7 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 2 (9.09%) Python
7 2 (9.09%) AWK
7 2 (9.09%) VB6
7 2 (9.09%) Korn
7 2 (9.09%) XPath
7 2 (9.09%) Groovy
7 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 2 (9.09%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ISEB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) OCP
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Siebel
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Hyperion
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago