The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 110 115 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 15 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.83% 0.65% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.86% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 32
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1432 1506 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.85% 75.11% 71.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1280 1277
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SOA
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (69.23%) Web Services
2 15 (57.69%) Java
2 15 (57.69%) PHP
2 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
3 12 (46.15%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle
4 9 (34.62%) MySQL
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (30.77%) CSS
5 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 8 (30.77%) WCF
6 7 (26.92%) UML
6 7 (26.92%) OO
7 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 6 (23.08%) Web Development
7 6 (23.08%) REST
8 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
8 5 (19.23%) SOAP
9 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 4 (15.38%) CRM
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
9 4 (15.38%) SAP
9 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
2 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
1 1 (3.85%) QALoad
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 3 (11.54%) Billing
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Architect
2 11 (42.31%) Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Applications Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Web Architect
6 4 (15.38%) Graduate
7 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 3 (11.54%) CRM Architect
8 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
8 2 (7.69%) CRM Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Integration Architect
9 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
9 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
9 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) Web Services
2 12 (46.15%) .NET
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) WCF
4 6 (23.08%) REST
5 5 (19.23%) SOAP
6 3 (11.54%) Middleware
7 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (7.69%) J2EE
8 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) UML
1 7 (26.92%) OO
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (23.08%) Web Development
3 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
4 4 (15.38%) CRM
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) B2B
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) BPEL
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
1 15 (57.69%) PHP
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
4 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (11.54%) Marketo
5 2 (7.69%) Cognizant
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £41,644 to £45,505 per annum + £3,000 allowance + health + dental
Posted: 3 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago