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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 99 108 96
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 14 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.89% 0.27% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.33% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 20
Average salary £55,000 £37,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -22.10%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £50,388 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.07%
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
1279 1201 1324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.31% 82.49% 73.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1032 1103
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (67.74%) PHP
2 19 (61.29%) C#
3 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 17 (54.84%) .NET
3 17 (54.84%) CSS
4 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) HTML
4 16 (51.61%) Java
5 15 (48.39%) Mentoring
6 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
6 14 (45.16%) UML
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
8 11 (35.48%) jQuery
9 10 (32.26%) Line Management
9 10 (32.26%) OO
10 9 (29.03%) Oracle
10 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (29.03%) REST
10 9 (29.03%) WCF
11 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
11 8 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (25.81%) MVC
11 8 (25.81%) LAMP
11 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
11 8 (25.81%) Web Services
12 7 (22.58%) MySQL
12 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
13 6 (19.35%) Marketing

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
3 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) NWDS
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Applications Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Development Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Head of Development
5 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
1 17 (54.84%) CSS
2 16 (51.61%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) jQuery
4 9 (29.03%) REST
4 9 (29.03%) WCF
5 8 (25.81%) Web Services
5 8 (25.81%) LAMP
6 4 (12.90%) Java EE
7 3 (9.68%) Ajax
8 2 (6.45%) SAP PI
8 2 (6.45%) BAPI
8 2 (6.45%) EDI
8 2 (6.45%) Middleware
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
9 1 (3.23%) J2EE
9 1 (3.23%) Spring
9 1 (3.23%) Spring Integration
9 1 (3.23%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
2 2 (6.45%) GIS
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Mentoring
2 14 (45.16%) UML
3 10 (32.26%) OO
3 10 (32.26%) Line Management
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) MVC
5 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
6 6 (19.35%) Web Development
7 5 (16.13%) Web Marketing
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.45%) B2B
9 2 (6.45%) CAD
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) TDD
9 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
10 1 (3.23%) MVVM
10 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) PHP
2 19 (61.29%) C#
3 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) C
6 2 (6.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
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