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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 29 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 16 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.44% 8.73% 9.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 10.23% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 32
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,675 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
309 303 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 85.83% 85.35% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 236 208 223
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bradford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 21 (61.76%) Oracle
2 19 (55.88%) UNIX
3 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (50.00%) Data Integration
4 16 (47.06%) Middleware
5 15 (44.12%) Shell Script
5 15 (44.12%) Red Hat
5 15 (44.12%) HPUX
5 15 (44.12%) Linux
5 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (44.12%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (41.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (41.18%) Java
7 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
7 13 (38.24%) DNS
7 13 (38.24%) Hyperion
7 13 (38.24%) Firewall
7 13 (38.24%) Oracle ODI
7 13 (38.24%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (38.24%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (38.24%) WebCenter
8 11 (32.35%) Web Services
8 11 (32.35%) XML
9 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
10 9 (26.47%) Finance
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
12 7 (20.59%) Oracle BPM
13 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
13 6 (17.65%) WCF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (41.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (11.76%) CMS
3 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.82%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
1 13 (38.24%) DNS
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle BI EE
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle ODI
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
4 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.94%) Big Data
8 1 (2.94%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Data Architect
4 5 (14.71%) DBA
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Middleware Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Middleware
2 13 (38.24%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (38.24%) WebCenter
3 11 (32.35%) Web Services
3 11 (32.35%) XML
4 6 (17.65%) WCF
4 6 (17.65%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.65%) CSS
5 4 (11.76%) XHTML
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.88%) W3C
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) UNIX
2 15 (44.12%) HPUX
2 15 (44.12%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (44.12%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 6 (17.65%) MVC
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Data Security
4 5 (14.71%) Data Management
4 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
4 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (14.71%) ETL
4 5 (14.71%) Service Management
4 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Data Architecture
4 5 (14.71%) Master Data Management
5 4 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Shell Script
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) COBOL
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.88%) OpenView
2 2 (5.88%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Oracle
2 15 (44.12%) Red Hat
3 13 (38.24%) Hyperion
4 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Micro Focus
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) Brocade
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