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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 82 90 108
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 19 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.56% 1.17% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.36% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 13
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,520
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £52,250 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.45% +3.00%
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
1032 1177 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.73% 86.29% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 851 1021 1193
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 August 2016.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 20 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (42.86%) Data Integration
4 12 (34.29%) ERP
4 12 (34.29%) ITIL
5 10 (28.57%) Data Management
5 10 (28.57%) Analytics
5 10 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 10 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (25.71%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
6 9 (25.71%) Visualisation
7 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (22.86%) Data Analytics
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 7 (20.00%) SAP
8 7 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (17.14%) Java
9 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
9 6 (17.14%) ETL
9 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
9 6 (17.14%) Information Management
9 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
9 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
9 6 (17.14%) Data Structures
10 5 (14.29%) Virtual Team
10 5 (14.29%) Data Quality

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 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.71%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.57%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.57%) Big Data
4 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.57%) Spotfire
5 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Publishing
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Designer
3 9 (25.71%) Solutions Designer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Designer
5 5 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Applications Designer
6 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Designer
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.86%) ERP Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) IT Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) CSS
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) REST
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (8.57%) RESTful
3 3 (8.57%) WCF
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.71%) CSS3
4 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.71%) jQuery
4 2 (5.71%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) Kendo UI
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 2 (5.71%) SignalR
4 2 (5.71%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 9 (25.71%) Visualisation
3 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (17.14%) Data Structures
4 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (14.29%) Virtual Team
5 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
6 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
7 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.86%) Blog
8 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
8 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) ERP
3 12 (34.29%) ITIL
4 10 (28.57%) Analytics
4 10 (28.57%) Data Management
4 10 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
5 9 (25.71%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (22.86%) Data Analytics
6 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
8 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
8 6 (17.14%) ETL
8 6 (17.14%) Information Management
8 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) Data Security
9 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) Java
3 5 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) R
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) CISA
3 2 (5.71%) CISMP
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
4 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) Talend
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.86%) Apigee
4 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.86%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.86%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.86%) Pega
4 1 (2.86%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.86%) Saba
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) Software AG
4 1 (2.86%) webMethods