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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 64 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOA 9 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.69% 5.86% 9.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 6.91% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 10
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
470 275 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 88.35% 84.88% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 417 212 175
Average salary £41,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 1 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bradford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) WCF
4 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) UNIX
5 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Hyperion
5 6 (33.33%) Middleware
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (27.78%) SDLC
6 5 (27.78%) API Design
6 5 (27.78%) Joomla!
6 5 (27.78%) QA
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
7 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 5 (27.78%) Joomla!
2 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 4 (22.22%) Tuxedo
3 2 (11.11%) NServiceBus
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 4 (22.22%) SQLPlus
2 4 (22.22%) Essbase
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) TKPROF
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (44.44%) WCF
3 6 (33.33%) Middleware
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (11.11%) WebCenter
8 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) UNIX
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) SDLC
2 5 (27.78%) API Design
3 4 (22.22%) Coaching
3 4 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Database Security
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) AWK
3 4 (22.22%) Korn
3 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) sed
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) OCP
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) Siebel
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
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