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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 142 103 138
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +35
Permanent jobs citing SOA 34 83 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 2.22% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 2.68% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 22
Average salary £46,250 £42,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.46% -11.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,487 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £60,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
3241 3095 2543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.10% 82.80% 78.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2668 2551 2093
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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 -48 13 £75,000 +83.56%
Northamptonshire -4 12 £47,500 -13.63%
Leicestershire +17 6 £44,000 -
Derbyshire -15 3 £40,000 -
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.05%) Java
3 30 (39.47%) Web Services
4 28 (36.84%) .NET
5 24 (31.58%) SOAP
6 22 (28.95%) SQL
6 22 (28.95%) C#
7 21 (27.63%) XML
7 21 (27.63%) Degree
8 20 (26.32%) Oracle
8 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 19 (25.00%) Windows
10 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 16 (21.05%) Finance
10 16 (21.05%) Open Source
11 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
11 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
11 15 (19.74%) UNIX
12 14 (18.42%) Linux
12 14 (18.42%) CRM
12 14 (18.42%) ERP
12 14 (18.42%) MVC
12 14 (18.42%) Information Security
13 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
13 13 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (17.11%) UML
14 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
14 12 (15.79%) ETL
14 12 (15.79%) Middleware
14 12 (15.79%) Project Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 6 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.63%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.32%) JBoss
5 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Office
2 8 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.32%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) SaaS
1 8 (10.53%) PaaS
1 8 (10.53%) IaaS
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.53%) Internet
3 7 (9.21%) Firewall
3 7 (9.21%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (9.21%) LAN
3 7 (9.21%) WAN
4 4 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database
3 10 (13.16%) RDBMS
4 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (6.58%) PowerCenter
6 5 (6.58%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (5.26%) MySQL
8 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.32%) DB2
10 1 (1.32%) OLAP
10 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Selenium
2 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) JDeveloper
2 5 (6.58%) SpecFlow
2 5 (6.58%) JIRA
3 4 (5.26%) Subversion
4 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.32%) Maven
5 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.32%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.32%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.32%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.32%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.32%) JUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (39.47%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) Architect
3 12 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (11.84%) Security Specialist
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.21%) AWS Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Business Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Information Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Operations Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (5.26%) Informatica Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) Web Services
2 28 (36.84%) .NET
3 24 (31.58%) SOAP
4 21 (27.63%) XML
5 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 12 (15.79%) Middleware
6 10 (13.16%) JMS
6 10 (13.16%) XSLT
6 10 (13.16%) WCF
6 10 (13.16%) RESTful
7 9 (11.84%) REST
8 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
9 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (7.89%) HTML
9 6 (7.89%) CSS
9 6 (7.89%) J2EE
9 6 (7.89%) Hibernate
10 5 (6.58%) HTML5
10 5 (6.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) EPoS
1 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.89%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.26%) GIS
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.95%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.95%) PKI
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.32%) DataPower
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Windows
2 15 (19.74%) UNIX
3 14 (18.42%) Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.05%) Open Source
3 14 (18.42%) Information Security
3 14 (18.42%) MVC
3 14 (18.42%) ERP
3 14 (18.42%) CRM
4 13 (17.11%) UML
4 13 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (15.79%) ETL
5 12 (15.79%) Project Management
6 10 (13.16%) OO
6 10 (13.16%) EAI
7 9 (11.84%) TDD
7 9 (11.84%) TOGAF
8 8 (10.53%) BPMN
8 8 (10.53%) MVVM
8 8 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.53%) RUP
8 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) Java
2 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 22 (28.95%) C#
3 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.21%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.58%) XQuery
6 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.63%) VB
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) CISSP
2 7 (9.21%) CISM
3 2 (2.63%) CCA
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.95%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) HL7
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) ATG
2 8 (10.53%) hybris
3 7 (9.21%) Informatica
4 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.58%) Twitter
6 4 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (5.26%) ESRI
7 3 (3.95%) IBM
7 3 (3.95%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.32%) SAP
8 1 (1.32%) BEA
8 1 (1.32%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.32%) Perforce
8 1 (1.32%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.32%) Google
8 1 (1.32%) Pega