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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 102 108 118
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOA 6 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.78% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.98% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 12
Average salary £56,250 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1204 1422 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.02% 79.26% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1216 1302
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (65.22%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) PHP
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) UML
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) jQuery
5 10 (43.48%) Line Management
5 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
6 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
6 8 (34.78%) LAMP
6 8 (34.78%) MVC
6 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
6 8 (34.78%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) OO
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
8 5 (21.74%) WCF
9 4 (17.39%) Java EE
9 4 (17.39%) REST
9 4 (17.39%) C++
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (13.04%) MongoDB

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) NetWeaver
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) NWDS
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
1 5 (21.74%) Development Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Applications Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Head of Development
4 1 (4.35%) Designer
4 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
1 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) jQuery
4 8 (34.78%) LAMP
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
5 5 (21.74%) WCF
6 4 (17.39%) Java EE
6 4 (17.39%) REST
7 2 (8.70%) SAP PI
7 2 (8.70%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) EDI
7 2 (8.70%) Middleware
7 2 (8.70%) BAPI
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
8 1 (4.35%) J2EE
8 1 (4.35%) Spring
8 1 (4.35%) Spring Integration
8 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Internet of Things
2 2 (8.70%) GIS
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) UML
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Line Management
2 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
3 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
3 8 (34.78%) MVC
4 6 (26.09%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) B2B
6 2 (8.70%) CAD
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) PHP
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) C
6 2 (8.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
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