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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 56 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.94% 4.85% 8.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 5.56% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Average salary £61,000 £44,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.07% +18.66%
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
451 288 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 87.57% 87.27% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 405 217 167
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Bradford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 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 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) WCF
4 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) PHP
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 6 (31.58%) MVC
6 6 (31.58%) Joomla!
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (31.58%) API Design
7 5 (26.32%) SDLC
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
7 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
7 5 (26.32%) Open Source
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) UNIX
8 4 (21.05%) XML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (31.58%) Joomla!
2 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 4 (21.05%) Tuxedo
3 2 (10.53%) NServiceBus
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (21.05%) SQLPlus
3 4 (21.05%) Essbase
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (10.53%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.26%) JMeter
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) DBA
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 9 (47.37%) WCF
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (21.05%) Middleware
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) CSS
8 1 (5.26%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) J2EE
8 1 (5.26%) XSD
8 1 (5.26%) XSL
8 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (5.26%) FreeMarker
8 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) MVC
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) API Design
2 5 (26.32%) SDLC
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (21.05%) Coaching
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Database Security
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) AWK
4 4 (21.05%) Korn
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) sed
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) XPath
6 1 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) OCP
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Siebel
3 4 (21.05%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
Bradford
Experian
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