The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 79 95 97
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOA 65 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.65% 1.89% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.50% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 44
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £37,900 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1967 1803 2101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.29% 75.72% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1532 1807
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
SOA
East of England

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SOA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOA across the Cambridgeshire region.

SOA Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SOA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SOA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +18 26 £58,750 +30.55% 1
Cambridge -15 21 £45,510 -8.98% 4
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 87 (71.90%) JavaScript
2 82 (67.77%) .NET
2 82 (67.77%) jQuery
3 79 (65.29%) HTML
4 74 (61.16%) CSS
4 74 (61.16%) HTML5
5 73 (60.33%) C#
6 66 (54.55%) Ajax
7 65 (53.72%) E-Commerce
8 58 (47.93%) WCF
9 51 (42.15%) HTTP
10 48 (39.67%) CSS3
11 47 (38.84%) XML
12 46 (38.02%) SQL
13 40 (33.06%) Software Engineering
14 39 (32.23%) Git (software)
15 37 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (29.75%) ASP.NET
16 36 (29.75%) OO
17 35 (28.93%) TDD
18 34 (28.10%) Java
19 33 (27.27%) Unit Testing
19 33 (27.27%) Backbone.js
19 33 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
20 27 (22.31%) PHP
21 26 (21.49%) SQL Server
22 25 (20.66%) Scrum
23 24 (19.83%) MySQL
24 23 (19.01%) Web Services
25 21 (17.36%) MVC

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (12.40%) Node.js
2 5 (4.13%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.31%) Mule
4 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.92%) GitHub
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (42.15%) HTTP
2 3 (2.48%) Firewall
2 3 (2.48%) SSL
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.83%) MySQL
3 21 (17.36%) Relational Database
4 15 (12.40%) MongoDB
4 15 (12.40%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (7.44%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.83%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 39 (32.23%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.74%) Jasmine
3 8 (6.61%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (6.61%) NUnit
4 7 (5.79%) Subversion
5 4 (3.31%) Selenium
5 4 (3.31%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.83%) QALoad
6 1 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (5.79%) Retail
2 3 (2.48%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 69 (57.02%) Developer
2 29 (23.97%) Senior Developer
2 29 (23.97%) .NET Developer
3 24 (19.83%) C# Developer
3 24 (19.83%) Senior .NET Developer
3 24 (19.83%) C# .NET Developer
4 23 (19.01%) Software Engineer
5 21 (17.36%) Front-End Developer
6 19 (15.70%) Senior C# Developer
7 17 (14.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (14.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (14.05%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (14.05%) Architect
8 12 (9.92%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (6.61%) Programmer
11 8 (6.61%) Lead Developer
12 7 (5.79%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (67.77%) .NET
1 82 (67.77%) jQuery
2 79 (65.29%) HTML
3 74 (61.16%) CSS
3 74 (61.16%) HTML5
4 66 (54.55%) Ajax
5 58 (47.93%) WCF
6 48 (39.67%) CSS3
7 47 (38.84%) XML
8 36 (29.75%) ASP.NET
9 33 (27.27%) Backbone.js
9 33 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
10 23 (19.01%) Web Services
11 18 (14.88%) REST
12 15 (12.40%) Symfony
12 15 (12.40%) AngularJS
12 15 (12.40%) ExpressJS
13 12 (9.92%) JSON
14 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (6.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (53.72%) E-Commerce
2 40 (33.06%) Software Engineering
3 37 (30.58%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (29.75%) OO
5 35 (28.93%) TDD
6 33 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 25 (20.66%) Scrum
8 21 (17.36%) MVC
9 14 (11.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 11 (9.09%) Performance Testing
10 11 (9.09%) Security Testing
11 8 (6.61%) Multithreading
12 7 (5.79%) Extreme Programming
12 7 (5.79%) MVVM
13 6 (4.96%) UML
13 6 (4.96%) TOGAF
14 5 (4.13%) OOD
15 4 (3.31%) OOP
15 4 (3.31%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 87 (71.90%) JavaScript
2 73 (60.33%) C#
3 46 (38.02%) SQL
4 34 (28.10%) Java
5 27 (22.31%) PHP
6 11 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (8.26%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Oracle
2 9 (7.44%) Zend
3 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.31%) JBoss
5 3 (2.48%) SAP
6 2 (1.65%) Sybase
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago