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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 93 88 106
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOA 17 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.00% 1.50% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.87% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 21
Average salary £30,500 £36,625 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.72% -4.87%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +10.52%
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
1453 1179 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.72% 80.26% 73.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 940 1256
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 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
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 27 November 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 23 (76.67%) PHP
1 23 (76.67%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
3 17 (56.67%) MySQL
3 17 (56.67%) REST
4 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
5 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 12 (40.00%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (36.67%) .NET
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) C#
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle
7 10 (33.33%) OO
7 10 (33.33%) Symfony
7 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 10 (33.33%) HTML5
7 10 (33.33%) Node.js
7 10 (33.33%) CSS3
7 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 10 (33.33%) ExpressJS
8 8 (26.67%) WCF
8 8 (26.67%) Web Services
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 8 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
9 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) UML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 10 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) MySQL
2 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
3 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
9 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.33%) QALoad
General
1 5 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Head of Development
3 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) HTML
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 17 (56.67%) REST
3 12 (40.00%) jQuery
4 11 (36.67%) .NET
5 10 (33.33%) HTML5
5 10 (33.33%) CSS3
5 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 10 (33.33%) ExpressJS
5 10 (33.33%) Symfony
6 8 (26.67%) WCF
6 8 (26.67%) Web Services
7 6 (20.00%) Laravel
8 2 (6.67%) Java EE
8 2 (6.67%) Ajax
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.33%) XML
9 1 (3.33%) XSLT
9 1 (3.33%) Middleware
9 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) GIS
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Physics
4 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (33.33%) OO
3 8 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) UML
5 5 (16.67%) Web Marketing
6 3 (10.00%) Line Management
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (6.67%) CAD
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Java
1 23 (76.67%) PHP
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) C
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Zend
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Sybase
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago