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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 108 83 105
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs citing SOA 10 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 1.69% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 2.13% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 18
Average salary £45,520 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,150 £30,325
10% offered a salary of more than £55,312 £53,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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
1470 1221 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.72% 79.60% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1040 1379
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 22 (70.97%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 18 (58.06%) PHP
2 18 (58.06%) HTML
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 16 (51.61%) MySQL
3 16 (51.61%) jQuery
3 16 (51.61%) HTML5
3 16 (51.61%) CSS3
4 15 (48.39%) REST
4 15 (48.39%) .NET
5 14 (45.16%) C#
6 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
6 12 (38.71%) ExpressJS
6 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
6 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
6 12 (38.71%) Node.js
6 12 (38.71%) Symfony
7 11 (35.48%) Mentoring
8 10 (32.26%) Scrum
9 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
10 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 7 (22.58%) Oracle
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
11 6 (19.35%) OO
11 6 (19.35%) User Experience
11 6 (19.35%) Zend
11 6 (19.35%) Laravel
11 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
12 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 12 (38.71%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) MySQL
2 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
2 12 (38.71%) NoSQL
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
6 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Selenium
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.23%) QALoad
General
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Web Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) HTML
1 18 (58.06%) CSS
2 16 (51.61%) jQuery
2 16 (51.61%) HTML5
2 16 (51.61%) CSS3
3 15 (48.39%) REST
3 15 (48.39%) .NET
4 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
4 12 (38.71%) ExpressJS
4 12 (38.71%) Symfony
5 6 (19.35%) Laravel
6 4 (12.90%) Backbone.js
6 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (12.90%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) Ajax
7 3 (9.68%) Middleware
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.23%) XML
9 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Mentoring
2 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
4 6 (19.35%) OO
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) OOP
6 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
6 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.68%) Web Marketing
7 3 (9.68%) Data Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.68%) ETL
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 18 (58.06%) PHP
3 14 (45.16%) C#
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Zend
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) HP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago