The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 135 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOA 39 87 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.10% 2.41% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.96% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33 71 49
Average salary £45,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £34,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £79,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
SOA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2879 2939 2488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.08% 81.28% 80.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2444 2425 2199
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,755
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SOA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SOA Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SOA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SOA Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

SOA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Nottinghamshire -4 15 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Northamptonshire -21 11 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Derbyshire -1 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Leicestershire - 4 £52,500 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 64 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.71%) Scrum
3 33 (33.67%) SQL
4 30 (30.61%) .NET
5 29 (29.59%) C#
5 29 (29.59%) JavaScript
5 29 (29.59%) OO
6 28 (28.57%) MVC
7 27 (27.55%) Web Services
7 27 (27.55%) CSS
8 25 (25.51%) Java
8 25 (25.51%) Finance
8 25 (25.51%) jQuery
9 24 (24.49%) HTML
10 23 (23.47%) SOAP
10 23 (23.47%) Microsoft
10 23 (23.47%) Middleware
10 23 (23.47%) REST
11 22 (22.45%) XML
11 22 (22.45%) ASP.NET
11 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
11 22 (22.45%) Degree
12 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
13 20 (20.41%) WCF
13 20 (20.41%) Oracle
14 17 (17.35%) CRM
15 16 (16.33%) E-Commerce
15 16 (16.33%) Tomcat
15 16 (16.33%) BPMN
15 16 (16.33%) RESTful

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 16 (16.33%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 13 (13.27%) Apache
4 12 (12.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (9.18%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.10%) IIS
7 4 (4.08%) JBoss
7 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.02%) CMS
9 1 (1.02%) Jetty
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) MS Office
2 5 (5.10%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.08%) SAP R/3
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (2.04%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.02%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) SaaS
1 6 (6.12%) PaaS
2 5 (5.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.24%) SSL
2 9 (9.18%) Internet
3 6 (6.12%) HTTP
4 2 (2.04%) LDAP
5 1 (1.02%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.18%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.02%) MySQL
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.02%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.02%) Big Data
6 1 (1.02%) VLDB
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.02%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.02%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.02%) DB2
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Ant
2 11 (11.22%) Eclipse
3 10 (10.20%) JDeveloper
3 10 (10.20%) Hudson
4 9 (9.18%) Visual Studio
5 8 (8.16%) Maven
6 7 (7.14%) Selenium
6 7 (7.14%) Mocha
7 6 (6.12%) Jasmine
7 6 (6.12%) JUnit
8 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
9 4 (4.08%) Subversion
10 3 (3.06%) FxCop
10 3 (3.06%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.02%) Mockito
11 1 (1.02%) Introscope
11 1 (1.02%) Xcode
General
1 25 (25.51%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Retail
3 13 (13.27%) Marketing
4 9 (9.18%) Games
5 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (42.86%) Developer
2 19 (19.39%) Architect
3 15 (15.31%) Analyst
3 15 (15.31%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Business Analyst
6 10 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.20%) .NET Developer
6 10 (10.20%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Integration Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Programmer
9 5 (5.10%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (5.10%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Lead Software Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.61%) .NET
2 27 (27.55%) Web Services
2 27 (27.55%) CSS
3 25 (25.51%) jQuery
4 24 (24.49%) HTML
5 23 (23.47%) SOAP
5 23 (23.47%) Middleware
5 23 (23.47%) REST
6 22 (22.45%) ASP.NET
6 22 (22.45%) XML
7 20 (20.41%) WCF
8 16 (16.33%) Ajax
8 16 (16.33%) RESTful
9 13 (13.27%) Oracle Fusion
9 13 (13.27%) XSD
10 12 (12.24%) WSDL
11 10 (10.20%) XSL
12 9 (9.18%) XSLT
12 9 (9.18%) J2EE
12 9 (9.18%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) N-Tier
2 10 (10.20%) Blog
3 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.16%) DataPower
4 8 (8.16%) Open Source
5 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.10%) EPoS
6 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.06%) Informatics
7 3 (3.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.04%) Social Media
9 1 (1.02%) iPhone
9 1 (1.02%) User Experience
9 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.02%) Replication
9 1 (1.02%) Clustering
9 1 (1.02%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Linux
2 10 (10.20%) Windows
3 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.08%) UNIX
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.04%) AIX
6 1 (1.02%) Android
6 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.71%) Scrum
3 29 (29.59%) OO
4 28 (28.57%) MVC
5 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 17 (17.35%) CRM
7 16 (16.33%) E-Commerce
7 16 (16.33%) BPMN
8 15 (15.31%) OOD
9 14 (14.29%) TDD
9 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (13.27%) B2B
10 13 (13.27%) ERP
10 13 (13.27%) EAI
11 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis
11 11 (11.22%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (9.18%) OOP
13 8 (8.16%) TOGAF
14 7 (7.14%) Data Modelling
14 7 (7.14%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.67%) SQL
2 29 (29.59%) C#
2 29 (29.59%) JavaScript
3 25 (25.51%) Java
4 7 (7.14%) C++
5 6 (6.12%) C
5 6 (6.12%) Perl
5 6 (6.12%) PHP
5 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.12%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.12%) Python
6 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.04%) XPath
8 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (22.45%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) DV Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) OCP
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.02%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) Puppet
1 10 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.02%) Legato
2 1 (1.02%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.02%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 23 (23.47%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.41%) Oracle
3 9 (9.18%) IBM
4 7 (7.14%) SAP
5 5 (5.10%) ATG
5 5 (5.10%) hybris
5 5 (5.10%) Facebook
5 5 (5.10%) Twitter
6 4 (4.08%) webMethods
7 3 (3.06%) VMware
7 3 (3.06%) HP
7 3 (3.06%) Cognizant
8 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.04%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.04%) Software AG
9 1 (1.02%) CA
9 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.02%) Sencha
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