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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 74 113 113
Rank change year-on-year
+39 0
Permanent jobs citing SOA 34 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.46% 0.20% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.24% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 15
Average salary £43,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
1187 1236 1493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.77% 82.35% 82.67%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1039 1259
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) Web Services
3 24 (35.82%) .NET
4 19 (28.36%) Requirements Analysis
4 19 (28.36%) WCF
5 16 (23.88%) Finance
5 16 (23.88%) Java
6 15 (22.39%) XML
6 15 (22.39%) UML
7 14 (20.90%) EAI
7 14 (20.90%) ETL
7 14 (20.90%) XML Schema
7 14 (20.90%) Scrum
7 14 (20.90%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (19.40%) Degree
8 13 (19.40%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (19.40%) Business Analysis
8 13 (19.40%) Multivariate Testing
8 13 (19.40%) Business Transformation
9 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
10 10 (14.93%) SaaS
11 9 (13.43%) iPad
11 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
11 9 (13.43%) SQL
12 8 (11.94%) JIRA
13 6 (8.96%) C#
13 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
13 6 (8.96%) Data Management
13 6 (8.96%) Project Management
13 6 (8.96%) TOGAF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 14 (20.90%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.97%) SAS
3 3 (4.48%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.99%) JBoss
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) SaaS
2 5 (7.46%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) LAN
1 3 (4.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (4.48%) Apache Hive
2 3 (4.48%) Big Data
2 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.48%) Neo4j
2 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) JIRA
2 5 (7.46%) HP UFT
2 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) Gradle
3 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Financial Institution
2 5 (7.46%) Front Office
3 3 (4.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) Architect
3 16 (23.88%) Analyst
4 14 (20.90%) BizTalk Developer
5 13 (19.40%) Agile Business Analyst
5 13 (19.40%) Business Analyst
5 13 (19.40%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.94%) Finance Business Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) Financial Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) Software Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Senior BizTalk Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.46%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Tester
8 5 (7.46%) Tester
9 3 (4.48%) Designer
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) UML Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.76%) Web Services
2 24 (35.82%) .NET
3 19 (28.36%) WCF
4 15 (22.39%) XML
5 14 (20.90%) XML Schema
6 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.46%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (7.46%) J2EE
7 4 (5.97%) jQuery
8 3 (4.48%) Ajax
8 3 (4.48%) Apache Camel
8 3 (4.48%) Java EE
8 3 (4.48%) OSGi
9 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.99%) REST
9 2 (2.99%) SOAP
10 1 (1.49%) JSON
10 1 (1.49%) Middleware
10 1 (1.49%) RESTful
10 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.43%) iPad
3 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.97%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
5 3 (4.48%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.36%) Requirements Analysis
3 15 (22.39%) UML
4 14 (20.90%) EAI
4 14 (20.90%) ETL
4 14 (20.90%) Scrum
5 13 (19.40%) Business Analysis
5 13 (19.40%) Business Transformation
5 13 (19.40%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (19.40%) Multivariate Testing
6 6 (8.96%) Data Management
6 6 (8.96%) Information Management
6 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.96%) Project Management
6 6 (8.96%) Software Architecture
6 6 (8.96%) TOGAF
7 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.46%) MVC
7 5 (7.46%) OO
7 5 (7.46%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) Java
2 9 (13.43%) SQL
3 6 (8.96%) C#
4 3 (4.48%) Groovy
5 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) PHP
5 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) ISEB
3 3 (4.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.99%) CISA
4 2 (2.99%) CISMP
4 2 (2.99%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) IBM
3 2 (2.99%) Twitter
4 1 (1.49%) Progress
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