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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 94 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.05% 0.77% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.92% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 28
Average salary £55,000 £37,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,400 £34,285
10% offered a salary of more than £106,000 £58,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
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
1318 1190 1261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.61% 82.81% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 994 1063
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £55,000 £67,500
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 29 January 2015.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 19 (61.29%) C#
1 19 (61.29%) PHP
2 17 (54.84%) .NET
3 16 (51.61%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 15 (48.39%) CSS
5 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
5 14 (45.16%) HTML
6 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
6 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
7 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (38.71%) UML
8 10 (32.26%) Oracle
8 10 (32.26%) OO
9 9 (29.03%) Web Services
9 9 (29.03%) WCF
9 9 (29.03%) jQuery
9 9 (29.03%) REST
10 8 (25.81%) Line Management
10 8 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (22.58%) MySQL
11 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
11 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (19.35%) LAMP
12 6 (19.35%) MVC
12 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
12 6 (19.35%) Marketing
12 6 (19.35%) Web Development

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.45%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
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 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (22.58%) MySQL
4 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 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
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Applications Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Development Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Applications Manager
4 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Head of Development
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) CSS
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
4 9 (29.03%) Web Services
4 9 (29.03%) WCF
4 9 (29.03%) jQuery
4 9 (29.03%) REST
5 6 (19.35%) LAMP
6 4 (12.90%) Java EE
7 3 (9.68%) SOAP
7 3 (9.68%) Middleware
7 3 (9.68%) Ajax
8 2 (6.45%) SAP PI
8 2 (6.45%) BAPI
8 2 (6.45%) EDI
9 1 (3.23%) J2EE
9 1 (3.23%) XML
9 1 (3.23%) XSLT
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) GIS
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
2 12 (38.71%) UML
3 10 (32.26%) OO
4 8 (25.81%) Line Management
4 8 (25.81%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) MVC
6 6 (19.35%) Web Development
6 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
7 5 (16.13%) Web Marketing
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
9 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.45%) TDD
9 2 (6.45%) B2B
9 2 (6.45%) CAD
9 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) C#
1 19 (61.29%) PHP
2 16 (51.61%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) 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
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
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