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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 101 88 114
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.69% 1.84% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 2.32% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 15
Average salary £38,000 £37,875 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.33% -15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,150 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1475 1162 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.16% 79.21% 74.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 963 1388
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 23 (67.65%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 20 (58.82%) PHP
2 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
3 17 (50.00%) MySQL
3 17 (50.00%) jQuery
3 17 (50.00%) REST
4 16 (47.06%) CSS3
4 16 (47.06%) HTML5
4 16 (47.06%) .NET
5 15 (44.12%) C#
6 12 (35.29%) MongoDB
6 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
6 12 (35.29%) Symfony
6 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
6 12 (35.29%) ExpressJS
6 12 (35.29%) Node.js
6 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) Oracle
7 9 (26.47%) Scrum
8 8 (23.53%) OO
8 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
8 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
9 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.65%) User Experience
10 6 (17.65%) Zend
10 6 (17.65%) Laravel

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (35.29%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) MySQL
2 12 (35.29%) MongoDB
2 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
3 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
5 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
8 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.94%) QALoad
3 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Head of Development
6 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) HTML
1 20 (58.82%) CSS
2 17 (50.00%) jQuery
2 17 (50.00%) REST
3 16 (47.06%) CSS3
3 16 (47.06%) HTML5
3 16 (47.06%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) Symfony
4 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
4 12 (35.29%) ExpressJS
5 6 (17.65%) Laravel
6 5 (14.71%) Ajax
6 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
7 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (11.76%) WCF
8 3 (8.82%) Middleware
9 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.94%) Java EE
9 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) GIS
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
2 9 (26.47%) Scrum
3 8 (23.53%) OO
3 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.71%) Web Marketing
4 5 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.82%) Data Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
6 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) UML
6 3 (8.82%) OOP
6 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.82%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 20 (58.82%) PHP
3 15 (44.12%) C#
4 9 (26.47%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Zend
3 3 (8.82%) Sybase
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) HP
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