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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 89 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOA 11 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.95% 0.41% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.48% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 20
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +27.77%
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
971 1248 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.07% 86.01% 84.69%
Number of salaries quoted 823 1053 1209
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Web Services
3 17 (35.42%) .NET
4 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (27.08%) Degree
5 13 (27.08%) WCF
6 12 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
8 9 (18.75%) Data Management
8 9 (18.75%) iPad
8 9 (18.75%) Business Transformation
8 9 (18.75%) Finance
8 9 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (16.67%) XML Schema
9 8 (16.67%) EAI
9 8 (16.67%) ETL
9 8 (16.67%) XML
10 7 (14.58%) Data Integration
10 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
10 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (12.50%) C#
11 6 (12.50%) Java
11 6 (12.50%) SQL
11 6 (12.50%) UML
11 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
11 6 (12.50%) Scrum
11 6 (12.50%) Information Management
11 6 (12.50%) Project Management
11 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 6 (12.50%) Software Architecture

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 9 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) SaaS
2 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) LAN
1 3 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) HP UFT
1 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
2 5 (10.42%) Front Office
3 3 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Architect
2 14 (29.17%) Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Tester
6 5 (10.42%) Tester
7 4 (8.33%) Designer
7 4 (8.33%) Finance Business Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Software Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Data Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (4.17%) Security Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Designer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior BizTalk Developer
10 1 (2.08%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) Web Services
2 17 (35.42%) .NET
3 13 (27.08%) WCF
4 8 (16.67%) XML
4 8 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
5 5 (10.42%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (10.42%) J2EE
6 2 (4.17%) Middleware
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.75%) iPad
3 7 (14.58%) Data Integration
4 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
6 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
6 3 (6.25%) Virtual Team
6 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (18.75%) Business Transformation
4 9 (18.75%) Data Management
5 8 (16.67%) EAI
5 8 (16.67%) ETL
6 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
7 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) Information Management
7 6 (12.50%) Multivariate Testing
7 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (12.50%) Scrum
7 6 (12.50%) Software Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) UML
8 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.42%) OO
8 5 (10.42%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) C#
1 6 (12.50%) Java
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) ISEB
3 4 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.17%) CISA
4 2 (4.17%) CISMP
4 2 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Twitter
4 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.08%) Apigee
4 1 (2.08%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Pega
4 1 (2.08%) Software AG
4 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
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