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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 96 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOA 18 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.02% 1.30% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.62% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 24
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
1483 1170 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.26% 80.36% 73.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 919 1142
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 19 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (74.19%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) PHP
3 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 17 (54.84%) CSS
3 17 (54.84%) REST
4 16 (51.61%) HTML
5 15 (48.39%) MySQL
6 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
7 12 (38.71%) .NET
8 11 (35.48%) SQL
8 11 (35.48%) C#
8 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
8 11 (35.48%) jQuery
9 10 (32.26%) Web Services
9 10 (32.26%) Oracle
9 10 (32.26%) OO
9 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
10 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
10 9 (29.03%) WCF
11 8 (25.81%) Symfony
11 8 (25.81%) CSS3
11 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
11 8 (25.81%) ExpressJS
11 8 (25.81%) Node.js
11 8 (25.81%) HTML5
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
12 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
13 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (25.81%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) MySQL
2 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
3 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
4 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
6 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
9 1 (3.23%) RavenDB
9 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) NWDS
2 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.23%) QALoad
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Applications Developer
3 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
3 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Head of Development
3 2 (6.45%) Architect
3 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Designer
4 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) CSS
1 17 (54.84%) REST
2 16 (51.61%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) .NET
4 11 (35.48%) jQuery
5 10 (32.26%) Web Services
6 9 (29.03%) WCF
7 8 (25.81%) Symfony
7 8 (25.81%) CSS3
7 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
7 8 (25.81%) ExpressJS
7 8 (25.81%) HTML5
8 6 (19.35%) Laravel
9 3 (9.68%) Ajax
9 3 (9.68%) Middleware
9 3 (9.68%) SOAP
10 2 (6.45%) BAPI
10 2 (6.45%) EDI
10 2 (6.45%) Java EE
10 2 (6.45%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) GIS
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Physics
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) OO
1 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
2 8 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) UML
3 6 (19.35%) Scrum
3 6 (19.35%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) Web Marketing
5 3 (9.68%) Line Management
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) B2B
6 2 (6.45%) CAD
6 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) V-Model
7 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) PHP
3 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 11 (35.48%) C#
4 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) C
5 2 (6.45%) ABAP
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Zend
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
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Posted: 3 days ago