The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 107 81 106
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Permanent jobs citing SOA 13 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.74% 1.92% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 2.42% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 20
Average salary £45,520 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
SOA
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1445 1242 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.20% 79.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1087 1319
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SOA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SOA Salary Trend in Cambridge

SOA
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 22 (70.97%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 19 (61.29%) HTML
2 19 (61.29%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) PHP
4 16 (51.61%) .NET
4 16 (51.61%) jQuery
4 16 (51.61%) HTML5
4 16 (51.61%) CSS3
5 15 (48.39%) MySQL
5 15 (48.39%) C#
6 13 (41.94%) REST
7 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
7 12 (38.71%) ExpressJS
7 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
7 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
7 12 (38.71%) Node.js
7 12 (38.71%) Symfony
8 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
8 10 (32.26%) Scrum
9 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
10 7 (22.58%) OO
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 6 (19.35%) Oracle
11 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
11 6 (19.35%) User Experience
11 6 (19.35%) Zend
11 6 (19.35%) Laravel
11 6 (19.35%) Relational Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (38.71%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) MySQL
2 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
2 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
7 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Selenium
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.23%) QALoad
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) HTML
1 19 (61.29%) CSS
2 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) jQuery
2 16 (51.61%) HTML5
2 16 (51.61%) CSS3
3 13 (41.94%) REST
4 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
4 12 (38.71%) ExpressJS
4 12 (38.71%) Symfony
5 6 (19.35%) Laravel
6 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 4 (12.90%) Ajax
7 4 (12.90%) Backbone.js
7 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (9.68%) Middleware
8 3 (9.68%) WCF
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.23%) XML
9 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Scrum
1 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
2 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
3 7 (22.58%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) OOP
5 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Line Management
5 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Data Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) UML
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 18 (58.06%) PHP
4 15 (48.39%) C#
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 3 (9.68%) C++
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
1 6 (19.35%) Zend
2 3 (9.68%) Sybase
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) HP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago