The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 93 87 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOA 12 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.03% 1.00% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.15% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 21
Median salary £72,500 £57,500 £45,510
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% +26.34%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
989 1217 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.89% 86.62% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 815 1022 1211
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for SOA.

1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) .NET
3 15 (32.61%) Web Services
4 13 (28.26%) WCF
5 12 (26.09%) Degree
6 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
6 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (21.74%) Data Integration
7 10 (21.74%) Data Management
7 10 (21.74%) Finance
8 9 (19.57%) ITIL
9 8 (17.39%) C#
9 8 (17.39%) ERP
9 8 (17.39%) ETL
9 8 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (17.39%) MVC
10 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
10 7 (15.22%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (15.22%) XML Schema
10 7 (15.22%) EAI
10 7 (15.22%) Java
10 7 (15.22%) XML
10 7 (15.22%) Business Transformation
10 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
10 7 (15.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (13.04%) iPad
11 6 (13.04%) SQL
11 6 (13.04%) Information Management
12 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.70%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Financial Institution
2 5 (10.87%) Front Office
2 5 (10.87%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Architect
2 12 (26.09%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) BizTalk Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Designer
3 7 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Solutions Designer
5 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Designer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Applications Designer
8 2 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Security Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 15 (32.61%) Web Services
3 13 (28.26%) WCF
4 7 (15.22%) XML
4 7 (15.22%) XML Schema
5 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
5 5 (10.87%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (8.70%) J2EE
7 2 (4.35%) CSS
7 2 (4.35%) HTML
7 2 (4.35%) Middleware
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.17%) REST
8 1 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 10 (21.74%) Data Integration
3 6 (13.04%) iPad
4 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
5 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
6 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
7 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
8 1 (2.17%) Blog
8 1 (2.17%) e-Learning
8 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (21.74%) Data Management
4 9 (19.57%) ITIL
5 8 (17.39%) ERP
5 8 (17.39%) ETL
5 8 (17.39%) MVC
6 7 (15.22%) Business Transformation
6 7 (15.22%) EAI
6 7 (15.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
7 6 (13.04%) Information Management
8 5 (10.87%) Analytics
8 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.87%) OO
8 5 (10.87%) OOP
8 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.87%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) Java
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) PL/1
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (8.70%) ISEB
4 2 (4.35%) CISA
4 2 (4.35%) CISMP
4 2 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.17%) Apigee
4 1 (2.17%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.17%) Pega
4 1 (2.17%) Software AG
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) webMethods
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